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a locomotive that is powered by an electric motor

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Amtrak's order for 70 new electric locomotives will not only create new manufacturing jobs, it supports the Department of Transportation's strategy to use transportation to build the infrastructure needed to support a modern growing economy, while helping make our cities more livable, improve the environment and reduce our dependence on foreign oil," said Joseph C.
Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Research Institute (ZELRI) is a division of China-Southern-Loric.
She added, "The refurbishment of the locomotives is a priority and we envisage to have all twelve General Electric locomotives up and running within the next four months, plus all other locomotives that need smaller repairs to bring the operating total to 50 plus locomotives.
Rs 1900 million has been allocated for rehabilitation of 27 (HGMU-30 Class) diesel electric locomotives (revised).
Uzbekistan Railways State Joint Stock Railway Company can sign in the second half of 2014 a contract for purchase of 10 electric locomotives in China for about $50 million, reported RIA Novosti on Monday referring to the company.
The ECNEC also approved two projects of Railways one for procurement of 50 Diesel Electric Locomotives and the other pertaining to Rehabilitation of 30 Diesel Electric Locomotives.
The museum is home to a Mazda diesel-electric shunter, an extensive array of electric locomotives and the 2-EPB unit complete with street art livery by Warwickshire-based artist Rumah, which depicts the history of electric railways.
ANKARA, Dec 20, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkey's state railway company TCDD signed on Monday a contract with South Korean railway systems provider Hyundai Rotem to buy 80 electric locomotives and a simulator for $312.
The company will be acquiring 70 new electric locomotives to offer enhanced operations for its Northeast intercity passenger rail services.
As an example of EMD's leading role in the Kingdom, the Company is cementing its commitment to Saudi Arabia by producing 25 new high power SD70ACS diesel electric locomotives for the Saudi Railways Company (SAR).
Stobart, which employs nearly 1,000 staff across the region in road, rail, sea and warehousing arms, offers a rail alternative to cut lorry journeys from the UK's roads and the deal means it will now use more environmentallyfriendly electric locomotives instead of its current diesel fleet.
Apart from the acquisition, Mitsui would order 50 Siemens-made electric locomotives for 25 billion yen, with the purchase deal contingent on approval by German authorities of the planned acquisition deal, it said.