25 November 2021
Two well-established manufacturers collaborate for Beacon Rail Leasing's CBD90 Hybrid + Locomotives.
Clayton Equipment is taking supply of new engines from JCB to power its CBD90 Hybrid + Locomotives for Beacon Rail Leasing. The JCB Power Systems manufactured Ecomax 55kw IPU Stage V engines are to be supplied from Power Torque based in Coventry, while providing technical support from its engineers.
The JCB Ecomax engines offer a smaller package size, reduced installation complexity, reduced fuel consumption and routine maintenance-free exhaust after treatment meeting the latest emissions legislation.
Clive Hannaford, Clayton Equipment MD said, “As a British, UK-based company, using
Ben Mark, JCB OEM Engines Sales Manager added, “Clayton Equipment was looking for a compact, heavy duty, Stage V engine for its demanding application. JCB was able to provide a perfect solution with its Dieselmax 430 engine. We are privileged to be able to supply a local business with a quality solution for its machines and look forward to the opportunities this will bring for both companies.”
Anton Weingaertner, Sales Manager at Power Torque commented, “We are pleased and proud to be working with Clayton Equipment on this project as it truly is an all-British collaboration. A combination of factors brought us together – namely our location, being so close to Clayton, rapid availability of engines from our stock, our in-house technical support and (of course) a great product package from JCB.”
Further technical specifications on these new locomotives can be found on Clayton Equipment's website.