CLASS 444-450 'Desiro'


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Updated 14/12/03

Order for 32 5 car Class 450/2 sets cancelled in 09/03, order for 45/0 sets increased

Class 444 450/0
Number range: 444001-444045 450001-450110
Alpha code: Not issued Not issued
Introduced: 2003-2004 2002-2004
Built by: Siemens SGP, Austria Siemens Duewag, Germany amd Siemens SGP, Austria
Formation: DMC+TSOB+TSO+TSO+DMS DMOS(A)+TSOL+TOSLWB+DMOS(B)
Vehicle numbers: DMC 63801-63845 DMOS(A): 62301-62410
TSOB 67101-67145 TSOL: 68101-68210
TSO 67151-67195 TOSLWB: 64201-64310
TSO 67201-67245 DMOS(B): 63601-63710
DMS 63851-63895 -
Set length: 115m 80m
Vehicle length: 23m 20m
Height:
Width: 2.80m 2.80m
Seating: Total: 35F/299S/0 folding Total: 24F/240S/9 folding
DMOS(A):
TSOL:
TOSLWB:
DMOS(B):
Internat layout: 2+2S, 2+1F 2+3S, 2+2F
Gangway: Throughout Throughout
Toilets: TSOL - 1, TOSLWB - 1
Weight: Total: 227 tonnes Total: 170 tonnes
DMOS(A):
TSOL:
TOSLWB:
DMOS(B):
Brake type: Air, regenerative Air, regenerative
Bogie type: Siemens Siemens
Power collection: 750V dc third rail (Note: 1) 750V dc third rail (Note: 1)
Traction motor type: 1TB2016 three phase 1TB2016 three phase
Output: 1,500kW 1,500kW
Max speed: 100mph (161km/h) 100mph (161km/h)
Coupling type: Within set - semi auto
Outer - Schafenberg
Within set - semi auto
Outer - Schafenberg
Multiple restriction: 444/450 444/450
Door type: Bi-parting sliding plug Bi-parting sliding plug
Funder: Angel Trains Angel Trains
Special features: Air conditioned Air conditioned

Note: 1 Wired for 25Kv ac overhead power collection, pantographs presently not fitted