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Class S9

S9 DMU was introduced to Sri Lanka in 2000. This was built by China South Locomotive & Rolling Stock Corporation and this was the first Diesel-Electric multiple unit to run in Sri Lanka

Engine ClassS9
Built CountryChina
Builder Hitachi + Hyundai
Imported Year2000
Power TypeDiesel Electric
Engine Type MTU V12 396TC14
Power Output1580hp – 1800RPM
Maximum Speed100 km/h
Axel ArrangementBo-Bo
Weight73 T
LiveryBlue, White & a Yellow strip
Total Imported15 Power Sets

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