Stretching a distance of 264km, stage one links the sulphur sources of Shah and Habshan to the export point of Ruwais via the Mirfa depot and utilises seven locomotives from US-based Electro-Motive
Diesel, with wagons supplied by China's CSR Corporation.
The revolution had begun quietly in June 1939 with the arrival of a small switcher, called an SW1, built by what would become the Electro-Motive
Division of General Motors.
There are six (6) GP40-2H Locomotives, identified by road numbers 6694, 6695, 6696 6697, 6698 and 6699 which were originally manufactured by the Electro-Motive
Division of General Motors Corp.
ACHIEVEMENTS: TEI Chicago chapter president 2011-12; TEI region vice president 2013-14; created tax departments at Electro-Motive
Diesel and Classic Residence by Hyatt (now Vi Living); successfully led a team that created a general ledger data warehouse to house data from multiple sources; won President's Award at RR Donnelley for tax-savings idea on treatment of pre-opening costs
Uptake has been developing locomotive-related predictive diagnostics and fleet optimization solutions since 2014 for Electro-Motive
Diesel (EMD), a subsidiary of Caterpillar.
The following American companies are participating in the CCA trade mission:- Academi, Acrow Bridge Bechtel, CITI, Development Finance International, Inc, Electro-Motive
UAE's Etihad Rail has ordered seven Electro-Motive
Diesel SD70ACS diesel locomotives, which have started arriving.
Diesel (EMD), a US-based company and a world leader in the production of diesel-electric locomotives, designed and manufactured the locomotives for Etihad Rail.
Both SD70ACS locomotives, designed and built by Electro-Motive
Diesel, a manufacturing company headquartered in the United States, along with the wagons, will reside at the Etihad Rail site located in Mirfa in the Western Region of Abu Dhabi.
Diesel, a US-based company and a world leader in the production of diesel-electric locomotives, designed and manufactured the locomotives for Etihad Rail.
Partnering with world-class original equipment manufacturers, including MTU, MTU Onsite Energy, Detroit, Electro-Motive
Diesel, Deutz, Allison and Hyster, we market diesel and natural gas engines, transmissions and material handling equipment.
To accelerate the product development process, Caterpillar and Electro-Motive
Diesel (EMD) are partnering with Westport Innovations, Inc.