Entries by Blok

Bemo BRD130 Rescue Vehicle Taiwan

Recently the BRD130 was extensively adjusted and tested in Taiwan. It took a while before the first EMU was driveable and the first representative route was ready for test run. The most critical test involved riding a slope of 5.3% with the (unrestrained) EMU (metro carriage) of 120 tonnes considered as dead load! And after […]

1st frame Tata GE loco has arrived

Recently we reported the news that Bemo has signed the contract for upgrading 3 GE locos for Tata Steel. The first locomotives were dismantled at Tata and the first frame was prepared by Tata and shipped to Bemo. And at Bemo we started the preparation and implementation of the piping underneath the base frame. The […]

BRD130 assembly for OCI is proceeding successfully

Earlier this year, Bemo received the order to deliver a new Bemo BRD130 shunting loco to OCI Europoort. It is a diesel hydraulically driven 2-axle rangeer locomotive with its own weight of approximately 45t. The locomotive is equipped with a radio remote control, a Tag reader and GPS system to ensure that only authorized personnel […]

Contract upgrade 3 GE locs Tata Steel

Recently, Bemo Rail has been awarded the order of Tata Steel to convert 3 GE locs into a modern version, with particular attention to exhaust gas and noise emissions and reducing maintenance. The upgraded locomotives will be equipped with the cab and diesel generator units (DGUs). The diesel engine follows the strict EU Stage IV […]

Türkmenbaşı Seaport Turkmenistan

Bemo Rail is involved in the project “Türkmenbaşı Seaport” in Turkmenistan.The port complex includes four terminals, road and rail links and a ship-repair yard, and is constructed as the biggest seaport of the Caspian Sea. Oil and gas products and textiles will be exported and it will facilitate trade between Europe and the Middle East […]

New loc in use at Yara

After her public debut at the RailTech exhibition in Utrecht, the new Bemo BRD100 is commissioned and put into operation successfully at Yara Plant in Sluiskil the Netherlands! Please note the fresh (Yara) orange – grey color scheme.  

Guided tour of primary school Warmenhuizen

On Thursday, May 11, group 8 from primary school ‘de Doorbraak’ from Warmenhuizen came to visit Bemo Rail for a guided tour. In the context of the project ‘Cool occupations’ the children where at the right place and they were welcomed enthusiastically. Classed in groups, they took a look everywhere. From the drawing room, including the locomotives […]