Steam in Fuxin and Pingzhuang
Posted by: Bernd Seiler in: English Posts, Steam
Fuxin is continuing to run steam. They first decided to leave four locos in service to avoid to dismiss too many staff. But then they had financial problems and can’t afford the diesel locos they got from another mine. These locos are in use:
SY 1319, 1460, 1378, 1395 (Zhude), 1210, 1818
Pingzhuang has serious trouble with the second hand diesels and two SYs returned into service: SY 1764 and 1425. They may add SY 1441 in the winter season when traffic demands are higher.
However, this is only the last flame of an almost extinguished fire. Those who are late have a last chance …
Best regards from Indonesia,