diesel locomotive

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Noun1.diesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel enginediesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel engine
diesel engine, diesel motor, diesel - an internal-combustion engine that burns heavy oil
diesel-electric, diesel-electric locomotive - a locomotive driven by the electric current generated by a diesel engine
diesel-hydraulic, diesel-hydraulic locomotive - a locomotive driven by a hydraulic transmission system powered by a diesel engine
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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Tenders are invited for Reconditioning & Overhauling (OH) of BHEL make 700HP, Twin Power pack Diesel Electric Locomotive No.
The innovative diesel electric locomotive is equipped with a 12-cylinder diesel engine that produces the same 4,400 horsepower as its 16-cylinder predecessor.
GE Introduces First AC Diesel Electric Locomotive to sub-Saharan Africa
This is the North American rail industry's first long-haul diesel electric locomotive modified with "after-market" experimental technology aimed at reducing exhaust emissions.
Union Pacific is beginning a year-long field test in the Los Angeles area of the rail industry's first long-haul diesel electric locomotive modified with "after market" experimental technology aimed at reducing exhaust emissions.
GETS met that goal two years ahead of schedule and will unveil the most fuel efficient and environmentally friendly diesel electric locomotive ever built on December 23, 2002.
Tenders are invited for Coolant For Diesel Electric Locomotive For Wdg3a,Wdm2c,Wdm3d,Wdm3a And Wds6.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Battery Cutout Switch Suitable For Application In 3100/3300 Hp Diesel Electric Locomotive Working Voltage 200 V.
Started operations in 1992, PLF, Risalpur has a designed production capacity of 25 diesel electric locomotives per year.
Besides new manufacturing and major repair of Diesel Electric Locomotives, the factory was continuously engaged in manufacturing of various kinds of diesel spares, such as Gear Cases, Shafts, Coupling, Fuel Tank, Water Tank, Cow Catchers, Equalizer
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.