motive power

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Synonyms for motive power

the power or ability to move

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Until further information, therefore, I shall maintain it to be a sea-unicorn of colossal dimensions, armed not with a halberd, but with a real spur, as the armoured frigates, or the `rams' of war, whose massiveness and motive power it would possess at the same time.
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s motive power and stationary power battery businesses to create EnerSys in 2000, and subsequently built the company into the global provider of stored energy solutions for industrial applications.
SBS is a leading provider of motive power solutions for the materials handling and logistics industries and a trusted service partner for manufacturing and distribution companies in the upper Midwest," said Ben Schnakenberg, partner at High Road Capital Partners.
185 was moved to the Roots of Motive Power Collection in the Mendocino County Museum, Willits, California, where it remains on long-term loan from the Oakland museum.
As director of Business Development, Brock will be responsible for working directly with the company's industry partners to reach end users to model and implement advanced motive power solutions.
Offered with up to 125 amp hour ratings, the new GNB Tubular CMX conventional maintenance battery line for motive power applications is also approved for opportunity charging use.
EnerSys offers stored energy solutions for industrial applications, manufactures and distributes reserve power and motive power batteries, battery chargers, power equipment, battery accessories and outdoor equipment enclosure solutions to customers worldwide.
ENERSYS says its heavy-duty Ironclad range of motive power batteries offers more power, extended running times and longer life than comparable designs to support intensive lift truck operations and other demanding materials handling applications.
With so many and varied industries carried on in such a compact area, all requiring motive power and this having coal at the source, one can excuse a deal of smoke.
Motive power is by either the Duchess of Sutherland, Union of South Africa or Black Five steam locomotives.
The Croes Newydd Special Spring Steam Gala is dedicated to the loco shed based in Wrexham, which used to supply the motive power for the Llangollen to Corwen line.
The transport trailer is equipped with a virtual welder, a computer numerical control (CNC) machine, a motive power diagnostics display, interactive plumbing and electrical displays, and a carpentry demonstration for participants to experience these trades first-hand.
The GO range uses the pipeline gas as the motive power source.
Enatel managing di-rector Gary Foot said Ena-tel Motive Power wasgrowing rapidly.