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UP April 2000 Locomotive Fleet Changes

New C44AC deliveries (2 units):

UP 6523, 6526

New SD90AC deliveries (4 units):

UP 8524, 8527, 8530, 8542

Lease Expired Units (32 units)

The lease on 32 former SP and SSW GP40-2s in the SP/SSW 7240-7273 group expired on 31 March 2000. The units were built in October and November 1984 and were retired by UP during April; they were moved by their owner to National Railway Equipment in Silvis, Illinois, during April for storage. Included were: SP 7240-7246, UP 5217 (ex-SP 7247), SSW 7248-7254, SP 7255, SSW 7256, 7257, 7259-7263, SP 7264, SSW 7265, 7266, UP 5236 (ex-SSW 7268), SSW 7259-7273. Two units (SSW 7258, 7267) were retired by SP prior to the UP merger. The group was assigned UP 5210-5241, but only two units were renumbered prior to retirement; they were assigned UP 1310-1341 in the new renumber plan.

Retired units (28 units):

Note: The last seven former SP B36-7s (of 16 units to UP) were retired during April.

CNW 5509 (GP40), retired on 4/26/00
CNW 5512 (GP40), retired on 4/26/00
CNW 5515 (GP40), retired on 4/26/00
CNW 5529 (GP40), retired on 4/26/00
CNW 5535 (GP40), retired on 4/26/00
D&RGW 3136 (GP40), retired on 4/26/00
D&RGW 3151 (GP40), retired on 4/26/00
SP 7754 (B36-7), retired on 4/7/00
SP 7756 (B36-7), retired on 4/7/00
SP 7758 (B36-7), retired on 4/7/00
SP 7759 (B36-7), retired on 4/7/00
SP 7763 (B36-7), retired on 4/7/00
SP 7764 (B36-7), retired on 4/7/00
SP 9226 (SD45-2T), retired on 4/18/00
SP 9335 (SD45-2T), retired on 4/18/00
SSW 8372 (SD40-2T), retired on 4/18/00
SSW 9396 (SD45-2T), retired on 4/18/00
UP 396 (B36-7), retired on 4/18/00 (ex-SP 7766)
UP 510 (C-30-7), retired on 4/18/00
UP 512 (C-30-7), retired on 4/18/00
UP 514 (C-30-7), retired on 4/18/00
UP 523 (C-30-7), retired on 4/18/00
UP 670 (GP-40), retired on 4/18/00 (ex-MKT 235)
UP 671 (GP-40), retired on 4/18/00 (ex-MKT 236)
UP 744 (GP40), retired on 4/18/00 (ex-D&RGW 3092)
UP 4208 (SD-40-2), retired on 4/18/00 (ex-MP 3208)
UP 4273 (SD-40-2), retired on 4/18/00 (ex-MP 3273)
UP B4287 (SD40-2B), retired on 4/18/00 (ex-MP 3287)

Renumbered units (66 units):

UP 190 (B23-7), from SP 5106, 4/25/00
UP 319 (GP-38-2), from UP 1819, 4/6/00
UP 337 (GP-38-2), from UP 1837, 4/16/00
UP 686 (GP-38-2), from UP 2186, 4/27/00 (ex-MP 2186)
UP 690 (GP-38-2), from UP 2190, 4/27/00 (ex-MP 2190)
UP 692 (GP-38-2), from UP 2192, 4/27/00 (ex-MP 2192)
UP 693 (GP-38-2), from UP 2193, 4/5/00 (ex-MP 2193)
UP 701 (GP-38-2), from UP 2201, 4/10/00 (ex-MP 2201)
UP 734 (GP-38-2), from UP 2234, 4/21/00 (ex-MP 2234)
UP 786 (GP-38-2), from UP 2286, 4/14/00 (ex-MP 2286)
UP 795 (GP-38-2), from UP 2295, 4/3/00 (ex-MP 2295)
UP 811 (GP-38-2), from UP 2311, 4/10/00 (ex-MP 2311)
UP 813 (GP-38-2), from UP 2313, 4/17/00 (ex-MP 2313)
UP 2680 (SD40M-2), from SP 8604, 4/10/00
UP 4682 (SD40M-2), from SP 8656, 4/4/00 (Note 1)
UP 7947 (C-36-7), from UP 9005, 4/26/00 (nee MP 9005)
UP 7961 (C-36-7), from UP 619, 4/18/00 (nee MP 9019)
UP 7983 (C-36-7), from UP 2642, 4/26/00 (nee MP 9042)
UP 7998 (C-36-7), from UP 2658, 4/27/00 (nee MP 9058)
UP 8571 (SD40-2T), from UP 4001, 4/14/00 (ex-D&RGW 5343)
UP 8588 (SD40-2T), from UP 4018, 4/10/00 (ex-D&RGW 5395)
UP 8605 (SD40-2T), from UP 4035, 4/6/00 (ex-D&RGW 5341)
UP 8607 (SD40-2T), from UP 4037, 4/12/00 (ex-D&RGW 5346)
UP 8613 (SD40-2T), from UP 4043, 4/12/00 (ex-D&RGW 5355)
UP 8619 (SD40-2T), from UP 4049, 4/16/00 (ex-SP/D&RGW 5362)
UP 8629 (SD40-2T), from UP 4059, 4/19/00 (ex-D&RGW 5374)
UP 8636 (SD40-2T), from UP 4066, 4/26/00 (ex-D&RGW 5383)
UP 9023 (C40-8), from CNW 8501, 4/11/00
UP 9035 (C40-8), from CNW 8504, 4/17/00 (out of C&NW sequence; C&NW 8514 to UP 9026 on 3/7/2000)
UP 9046 (C40-8), from CNW 8524, 4/10/00
UP 9081 (C41-8), from CNW 8569, 4/19/00
UP 9567 (C44-9), from SP 8103, 4/7/00
UP 9574 (C44-9), from SP 8110, 4/25/00
UP 9601 (C44-9), from SP 8137, 4/20/00
UP 9604 (C44-9), from SP 8140, 4/10/00
UP 9614 (C44-9), from SP 8150, 4/28/00
UP 9640 (C44-9), from SP 8176, 4/11/00
UP 9691 (C44-9W), from UP 9596, 4/14/00 (ex-C&NW 8627)
UP 9746 (C44-9W), from CNW 8642, 4/27/00
UP 9749 (C44-9W), from CNW 8645, 4/26/00
UP 9752 (C44-9W), from CNW 8648, 4/12/00
UP 9754 (C44-9W), from CNW 8650, 4/7/00
UP 9761 (C44-9W), from CNW 8657, 4/19/00
UP 9814 (C44-9W), from CNW 8710, 4/5/00
UP 9883 (SD40-2), from UP 4115, 4/19/00
UP 9884 (SD40-2), from UP 4119, 4/13/00
UP 9894 (SD40-2), from UP 4143, 4/16/00
UP 9907 (SD40-2), from UP 4158, 4/29/00
UP 9932 (SD40-2), from UP 4258, 4/21/00
UP 9953 (GP40), from UP 670, 4/27/00 (Note 2)
UP 9963 (GP40), from UP 681, 4/14/00
UP 9964 (GP40), from UP 682, 4/12/00
UP 9967 (GP40), from UP 689, 4/13/00
UP 9970 (GP40), from UP 698, 4/14/00
UP 9975 (GP40), from CNW 5520, 4/19/00
UP 9979 (GP40), from CNW 5500, 4/17/00
UP 9980 (GP40), from CNW 5502, 4/17/00
UPY 558 (GP-15-1), from UP 1558, 4/19/00
UPY 560 (GP-15-1), from UP 1560, 4/25/00
UPY 710 (GP-15-1), from UP 1710, 4/7/00
UPY 732 (GP-15-1), from UP 1732, 4/10/00
UPY 743 (GP-15-1), from UP 1743, 4/7/00
UPY 1068 (SW1500), from UP 1068, 4/20/00
UPY 1149 (SW1500), from SP 2571, 4/29/00
UPY 1175 (SW1500), from UP 1175, 4/26/00
UPY 1335 (MP-15), from UP 1335, 4/3/00

Notes:

  1. SP 8656 should have been renumbered to UP 2732, but that number was still in use by a GP39-2, ex-B&M 353.
  2. UP 670 (ex-MKT 235) was retired on 4/18/00, and renumbered to UP 9953 on 4/27/00.