diesel-electric locomotive


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Synonyms for diesel-electric locomotive

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

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The obtained artificial traction generator curves of the diesel-electric locomotive with DC/DC system are shown in Fig.
is a subsidiary of Progress Rail Services, and a worldwide leader in locomotive technology with approximately 33,000 diesel-electric locomotives in operation globally.
the db schenker rail ag is currently working with the diesel-electric locomotive de 6400 series in freight transport.
Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has received 4 diesel-electric locomotives and 18 coaches supplied from China.
He said that Railways have purchased sixty-three (63) diesel-electric locomotives during the last five years.
com) is an industry leader in the design, manufacture and re-manufacture of diesel-electric locomotives.
US-based Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD) - a leading manufacturers of diesel-electric locomotives - was awarded the contract to deliver the locomotives for Stage One of the rail network in the summer of 2011.
US-based Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD) - one of the world's leading manufacturers of diesel-electric locomotives - was awarded the contract to deliver the locomotives for Stage One of the rail network in the summer of 2011.
Etihad Rail -- the master developer and operator of the UAE's national railway network -- has selected Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), one of the world's largest builders of diesel-electric locomotives, to design and manufacture seven heavy haul freight locomotives for delivery by 2012.
Abu Dhabi Etihad Rail, the master developer and operator of the UAE's national railway network, said yesterday it has selected Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), one of the world's largest builders of diesel-electric locomotives, to design and manufacture seven heavy haul freight locomotives for delivery by 2012.
Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), one of the world's largest builders of diesel-electric locomotives, will design and manufacture seven heavy haul freight locomotives for delivery by 2012.
The MBTA is planning to purchase 20 new diesel-electric locomotives from Motive Power Inc.
Headquartered in LaGrange, Illinois, with additional facilities in London, Ontario, Canada, EMD designs, manufactures and sells diesel-electric locomotives for all commercial railroad applications and has sold its products in more than 70 countries worldwide.
The first 11 of 40 type DF7G-C diesel-electric locomotives ordered from China Northern's February 7th Locomotive Works in Beijing were shipped from the Chinese port of Tianjin on June 12.
The 2,500 horse power, DF7G-C diesel-electric locomotives arrived in Havana's port in a US$15 million deal with the China.