In October 2011, PKP Cargo Logistics acquired Siemens stock locomotive 189 846. The contract was signed on 03.10.2011. The machine iarrived in Poland in the first week of that month. It was still painted in white at that moment.
PKP returned ES 64 F4-151 and -152 to MRCE Dispolok, just before the arrival of the new 846. It used to hire four such MRCE units of which the -153 and -154 remained at that moment. Together with the 846 they were used on international services, mainly from and to the Czech Republic.