diesel-electric locomotive


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Noun1.diesel-electric locomotive - a locomotive driven by the electric current generated by a diesel engine
diesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel engine
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The Company is the only diesel-electric locomotive manufacturer to have produced more than 70,000 engines and has the largest installed base of diesel-electric locomotives in both North America and internationally.
Problems of Making Artificial Tractive Effort-Speed Curves in the Diesel-Electric Locomotive Having DC/DC system
Officials said an Army diesel-electric locomotive will be retrofitted with an FC power plant, which will then be demonstrated in an Army nontactical application in order to facilitate commercialization of FC power for rail transportation.
Chugging along at 10 mph in a 38-year-old diesel-electric locomotive, they passed rice fields, walnut orchards and marshes that are a bird watcher's paradise.
GE will manufacture its six-axle diesel-electric locomotive with a 12-cylinder 3,000 horsepower FDL-series diesel engine in Erie, Pennsylvania, US.
EMD) is proud to announce that its updated Class 66 European locomotive is the first mainline diesel-electric locomotive to achieve EU TSI Noise Certification standard for noise reduction.
The Company is the only diesel-electric locomotive manufacturer to have produced more than 72,500 engines and has the largest installed base in both North America and worldwide.
This order helps validate GE's investment in market-leading AC heavy-haul, diesel-electric locomotive technology and the performance value it provides," said Lorenzo Simonelli, President and CEO of GE Transportation.
This agreement is another milestone validating GE's investment in market-leading AC heavy-haul, diesel-electric locomotive technology and the performance value it provides our customers," said Lorenzo Simonelli, President and CEO of GE Transportation.
Entering the market in 2005, the Evolution([R]) Series locomotive is now the most technologically advanced, fuel-efficient and eco-friendly diesel-electric locomotive in history.
today announced the company's plans to locate a locomotive manufacturing facility in Sete Lagoas, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, to serve the South American diesel-electric locomotive market.
diesel-electric locomotive market and strongly underscores our long-term vision for the U.