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SD60 Locomotives

Specifications listed are for standard locomotive models.

The majority of locomotives, other than switchers, in the GATX Locomotive Group fleet are equipped with dynamic braking.  Contact Sam Buchholz at 312.621.6542 or sam.buchholz@gatx.com for specific equipment installed on available locomotives.




Horsepower: 3,800

Tractive effort @ minimum continuous speed.  100,100.pounds @ 10.3 mph
Length over coupler pulling faces:  71 feet, 2 inches
Width over grabirons:  10' feet, 3-1/8 inches
Height above rails:  15 feet, 7-1/8 inches
Wheel diameter:  40 inches
Fuel capacity:  4,400 gallons
Engine: 16-710G3, 16 cylinder, turbocharged, GM Diesel
Main generator:  AR11 Alternator
Traction motors:  Six D87B direct current
Standard gearing:  70:17 gear ratio
Weight:  Total loaded weight on rails average 368,000 pounds. (1/2 variable supplies)