Builder's Plate - Comeng/Hitachi
Queensland See full details
A rectangular steel plate with angled vertical sides, painted red lettering and two company names and logos on the front of the plate.
CH classification TRANSPORT Railways Manufacturer's Plate
H225 x W300 x D2mm
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.