Lease company Railpool has placed a new order with Siemens for new Vectron locomotives. Five units are being ordered for services in Germany, Austria, Hungary and Romania. The Vectron AC machines have 6.4 MW duration power and a top speed of 200 kph. Railpool already has 14 Vectron locomotives: 193 801-806 and 810-817.
There is also an option for ten more machines. The five units ordered directly will be delivered in 2016.