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Synonyms for diesel-electric

a locomotive driven by the electric current generated by a diesel engine

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For a multipurpose service vessel commissioned by the Norwegian ship owner Myklebusthaug Management, MTU is to deliver the diesel electric propulsion system equipped with four 16V 4000 M63L variable speed gensets.
The target audience of the study: - Participants of the market of mobile diesel electric generating plants - producers, consumers, traders; - Potential investors.
HGMU-30 Diesel Electric Locomotives (Revised), Procurement of 50 (25.
Practicalities mean cars powered by the new system will be much cheaper than diesel electric and much more economical.
An increasing threat is being posed, especially in coastal waters, by "very capable, very quiet" diesel electric submarines deployed by countries such as North Korea, he added.
In addition to double hulls, BP's new "Alaska Class" tankers will be built with redundant propulsion and steering systems, which include twin diesel electric power systems in segregated engine rooms, twin propellers and twin rudders.
According to Albert Enste, Vice President International, "The significant value that this relationship provides the MOT and ENR with the tools it needs to expand its current fleet with world class products as well as revitalize its older existing fleet of diesel electric locomotive, keeping its leadership roll in the Middle East region.
NYSE: CMI) a leading manufacturer of diesel engines for the commercial marine industry, is pleased to announce the availability of the QSK50 marine engine for variable speed diesel electric (VSDE) applications.
EMD has delivered to Transnet Freight Rail in the last 40 years over 600 diesel electric locomotives, which do form the backbone of Transnet Freight Rail's diesel fleet.
Auto Business News-6 March 2009-American Honda launches Class 8 hybrid diesel electric truck(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
Pittsburgh Voyager, a nonprofit environmental education organization that operates a fleet of "floating classrooms" on the Pittsburgh, PA region's rivers, recently announced that construction has begun on a new hybrid diesel electric flagship vessel, with delivery expected in June 2006.
EMD is headquartered in LaGrange, IL and is one of two leading manufacturers of diesel electric locomotives in the United States.
Contract Awarded for 20 (40 equivalent units or "EUs") heavy-duty 60-foot XcelsiorA diesel electric hybrid buses.
Hybrid diesel electric transit buses (Maryland Department of Transportation, June 21, 2012) Governor Martin O'Malley today announced the Board of Public Works approval of $35,314,862 for the purchase of 53 hybrid diesel electric buses for the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA).
The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) recently announced it is considering the inclusion of diesel electric buses as a portion of its upcoming order of 330 new buses.