GE Dash 8-40B
|GE Dash 8-40B|
Union Pacific Dash 8-40B #1869
A total of 151 examples of this locomotive were built for North American railroads.
The GE Dash 8-40BW (B40-8W) is a variant fitted with a full-width cab. Another variant is the GE Dash 8-40BP, more commonly known as the Genesis series. The locomotives in the Genesis series are the P40DC, the P42DC, and the P32AC-DM.
|Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway||40||7410-7449|
|New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway||24||4002-4048 (even nos.)|
|St. Louis Southwestern Railway||55||8040-8094|
|United States Department of Energy (Savannah River Site)||1||107|
- McDonnell, Greg (2008). Locomotives: The Modern Diesel and Electric Reference. Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press. ISBN 978-1550464931.
- Solomon, Brian (2003). GE Locomotives: 110 Years of General Electric Motive Power. St. Paul, MN, USA: MBI Publishing. ISBN 9780760313619.
- Solomon, Brian (2010). Modern Locomotives: High Horsepower Diesels 1966–2000. New York: Crestline. ISBN 978-0785826811.
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|CSX Transportation||51||5930-5979||5930-5949 are ex-NYSW. 5950-5979 are ex-CR. All units are retired as of now. Some have been sold off to other railroads.|
|BNSF Railway||38||8600-8639||All ex-ATSF. Some units have been renumbered to the 560-597 series.|
|Union Pacific Railroad||90||1800-1890||1800-1839 are ex-SP and were originally built as B39-8es. 1840-1890 are ex-SSW. All retired.|
|Providence and Worcester Railroad||4||4001-4004||All units are ex-NYSW|
|Pan Am Railways||14||5930, 5933, 5936, 5937, 5943, 5946, 5948, 5953, 5956, 5966, 5967, 5972, 5974, 5976||5930, 5933, 5936, 5937, 5943, 5946, and 5948 are ex-CSX/NYSW. 5953, 5956, 5966, 5967, 5972, 5974, 5976 are ex-CSX/CR.|
|GE Capital Leasing (GECX)||4||5934, 5951, 5962, 5969||5934 is former CSX and NYSW. 5951, 5962, and 5969 are former CSX and CR. 5934 is currently on lease to Cimarron Valley Railroad.|
|Albany and Eastern Railroad||3||5931, 5935, 5957||All units are ex CSX. 5931 and 5935 are ex CSX/NYSW. 5957 is ex CSX/CR.|