Surplus assets available to buy

Assets such as locomotives, wagons, coaching stock and nameplates that are surplus to requirements are made available to buy from DB Cargo UK.


Surplus Assets available to buy


DB Cargo have the following locomotives available for sale:

Loco No.


























These locomotives will be sold as seen and where lying without any warranty, condition or undertaking including (without limitation) as to quality, position in any programme or cycle of maintenance, or fitness for a particular purpose. Nothing in the foregoing limits or excludes any liability which would be unlawful for DB Cargo to limit or exclude (including having title to dispose of the Locomotives). 

The successful bidder(s) will be required to remove the Locomotives from site at their own expense and at times to be agreed by DB Cargo. 

Please register your interest for these Locomotives by email or post by the registration closing date.

Registrations of interest should be e-mailed to Stella.Horrocks@deutschebahn.com. Postal registrations of interest should be set to the address at the bottom of this section.

The closing date for registrations of interest for these locomotives is at noon on Friday 20th January 2023. Tender documents will be issued shortly after this date. 

Guide to making an offer for a locomotive

These Locomotives are offered for sale by means of competitive open tender.

A reserve price has been set against each Locomotive offered for sale. 

All Tenderers will be given the opportunity to undertake inspection of these Locomotives by prior arrangement only

These Locomotives shall be disposed of in a manner which complies with safety and environmental considerations. DB Cargo also supports fair competition in railway service markets and will conduct this tender process in an open and non-discriminatory manner. 

A contract for the sale of these Locomotives shall be awarded to the Tenderer(s) with the highest financial value offered over the set reserve price. In addition, DB Cargo reserves the right to consider other relevant factors including (but not limited to) speed of sale/site clearance and payment terms. 

Following issue of the formal Sales Acceptance(s) to the successful Tenderer(s), compliance will be rigidly enforced in accordance with the subsequent contract terms agreed (the Contract). Failure to comply with the Contract may lead to DB Cargo either imposing stabling charges or to the cancellation of the sale. 

Further details are contained within the Standard Conditions of Sale which shall be issued with the Tender documents and will form the basis of the Contract. 

Interested parties for these Locomotives should register their interest in the first instance with Stella Horrocks quoting ref SH/Class 60 locomotives/ Jan 23 to:

DB Cargo (UK) Ltd., Toton TMD, Toton Sidings, Stapleford, Nottingham, NG10 1HA. 

Please note that DB Cargo reserves the right to withdraw in its absolute discretion any/all of these locomotives from sale at any point without liability to any actual or potential bidders. 

Register your interest

If you’d like to register your interest in any particular items that may become available in future, please contact Stella Horrocks, Disposals and Retrofit Manager at stella.horrocks@deutschebahn.com

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Stella Horrocks

Disposals & Retrofit Manager, DB Cargo UK