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Overhead Line

Overhead Line Locomotives

Traditionally used for mining applications, a trolley locomotive generally operates from an overhead conductor. They can also be powered by a traction battery for parts of the operation where the overhead power ends. Clayton has the most comprehensive range of trolley rail shunters / switchers &  locomotives available on the market ranging from 4 to 135 tonnes.

Battery / trolley hybrids provide the most operational flexibility

Features & Benefits:

  • Pantograph or trolley pole
  • Hybrid locomotives available powered by overhead wire & traction battery
  • Highest quality components optimising locomotive reliability
  • Using the best parts reduces maintenance costs
  • Remote control option to enable operation from trackside
  • Full automation available