Locomotive Rehab Units 100-149,215,216

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Locomotive Rehab Units 100-149,215,216

Agency
Metra
Asset Category
Rolling Stock
Mode
Rail
2022 Funding
$5,050,000
2022-2026 Funding
$5,050,000
PMO

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Project Description

This project continues Metra's ongoing locomotive rehabilitation program. It consists of the life-extending rebuild of F40 locomotives and the mid-life overhaul of MP36 locomotives. A locomotive rehabilitation is less expensive than a purchase, saving approximately $5 million per vehicle. The project may include, but is not limited to, the complete rebuild of a diesel engine, overhaul of the Head End power alternator and gear boxes, and painting and body repair.