Specification Sheets

TRACTIVE POWER TP56 / TP70 INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVE: Specifications

The following specifications for the TP56 & TP70 are subject to change. For other inquiries related to the TP56 or TP70 that may not be listed in the specifications below, please contact TractivePower Corporation.

WEIGHT
Nominal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .160,000 lb ( 80 tons ) – TP-56 or 200,000 lb (100 tons) – TP-70

DIMENSIONS
Length ( between pulling faces) . . . . . . . . 33’ – 8” ( 404” )
Length . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29’ – 10” ( 358” )
Width . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10” – 3” ( 123” )
Height . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14’ – 2-3/4” ( 170.8” )

WHEEL BASE
Wheel Base . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8” – 9 – 1/2” ( 105.5” )
Wheel Diameter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40”

TRACTIVE EFFORT
Starting (35% adhesion) . . . . . . . . . 56,000 lb or 70,000 lb*

SPEED
Maximum . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 mph ( 40 km/hr )

MINIMUM CURVE
193-foot radius (30 degrees)

ENGINES
One 300 – 800 hp diesel engine**

GENERATORS
Brushless alternator

TRACTION MOTORS
D-77 or D-78 (3 units)

FUEL CAPACITY
300 gallons and up

CONTROL
AAR Standard

AIR BRAKES
Type 26 L

AIR COMPRESSOR
Rotary Screw Type – 200 CFM
Tractve Power will work with you during the design and build phases of your TP56 industrial locomotive. We are happy to offer a custom tailored soluton for your switching needs. The TPC56 is competitively priced for the rail car mover market.  Tractive Power’s locomotive is covered by US patent (US 8,561,545,)  with further patents pending in the USA and Canada. Tractive Power is also pleased to offer a long term leasing and service plan to customers located in the Lower Mainland.

Note:
*with customization, tractive effort can be increased to 70,000lbs as noted with the model TP70.
** our TP56 demonstrator switcher currently using a Cat C9 ACERT Engine that meets EPA Tier 3 standards. Natural gas or electric also available.

Download specifications sheet by CLICKING HERE. (864 KB PDF).  Our brochure for the TP56 and TP70 in PDF format can also be downloaded here: TP56, TP70 respectively (approx. 1.1 MB each).

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