electric locomotive

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Noun1.electric locomotive - a locomotive that is powered by an electric motorelectric locomotive - a locomotive that is powered by an electric motor
electric motor - a motor that converts electricity to mechanical work
locomotive, locomotive engine, railway locomotive, engine - a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks
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Started operations in 1992, PLF, Risalpur has a designed production capacity of 25 diesel electric locomotives per year.
3 billion USD in November 2015 with Alstom for the production of 800 high power electric locomotives.
The Pakistan LocomAotives Factory at Risalpur, which started operations in 1992, has the designed production capacity of 25 diesel electric locomotives per year.
Contract notice: Execution of scheduled technical support (tp, Map and apr) and non-scheduled technical maintenance (pv) of electric locomotives .
ABB will deliver traction converters, stand-alone auxiliary converters and vehicle control units for 64 electric locomotives which will be used for passenger and freight operations.
Summary: 6,000 electric locomotives to be outfitted with European Train Control System Level-II to help drivers to prevent rail mishaps
634 million for preliminary design and drawings for upgradation and rehabilitation of Main Line and establishment of Dry Port near Havelian under the CPEC and hiring of design and drawings vetting consultants, Rs 825 million for procurement and manufacture of 75 new diesel electric locomotives, Rs one million for procurement of 150 diesel electric locomotives, Rs 272.
According to the official source in the Ministry of Railways, the initiative would attract Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) of diesel electric locomotives to invest in Pakistan locomotives Factory, Risalpur for manufacturing of diesel electric locomotives on joint venture basis.
Mail Today Bureau in New Delhi FRANCE will help modernise Ambala and Ludhiana railway stations and its top company Alstom will manufacture 800 electric locomotives in India packed with twice the horse power of the locos currently running in the country.
French engineering company Alstom has won a contract worth around 200 billion rupees ($3 billion) to supply Indian Railways with 800 electric locomotives and set up a local manufacturing plant, a railways spokesman said.
The turnaround strategy will be initiated in the next six months to achieve amongst others; profitability within six months, the refurbishment of 12 General Electric locomotives, a planned upgrade of the railway line, and an operational restructure for employees.
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.