Builder's Plate - Comeng/Hitachi

Production date
1986
Country
Australia
State/Province
Queensland
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Description
A rectangular steel plate with angled vertical sides, painted red lettering and two company names and logos on the front of the plate.
Classification
CH classification TRANSPORT Railways Manufacturer's Plate
Measurements
H225 x W300 x D2mm
Media/Materials description
Steel
Paint
Signature/Marks
Comeng \ HITACHI \ BUILT IN QUEENSLAND 1986
History and use
Comeng (Commonwealth Engineering) built 76 3100/3200 class electric locomotives for Queensland Railways between 1986 and 1989. Japanese company, Hitachi, supplied the electrical components for the locomotives. They were built at Comeng's Queensland facility in Rocklea, Brisbane.
Registration number
R6814

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