According to Railway Gazette Deutsche Bahn has ordered 32 new Bombardier "TRAXX" electric locomotives for regional services. These have been classified as 146 class. The order is worth around $133 million. The locomotives are designed for a top speed of 100 miles per hour for double deck stock regional services. All are laid out for push-pull services and one man/person operation. Bombardier has been very successful with this family of locomotives. According to various operators these units are very reliable and efficient.