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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Contract notice: Electric train ej575 purchase spare parts on demand.
Four coach electric train units will operate on the original Liverpool & Manchester Railway trunk route via Rainhill and Newton-le-Willows as part of the PS400m North West electrification programme.
The four-coach electric train units will replace the current two-coach diesels and will be repainted in Northern Rail livery.
The Tri-County eggers have used their creations to make a diver's helmet, an electric train and a goldfish bowl - complete with fish.
However, only two electric train four-coach units will enter service in December, with a further 12 being phased in by mid-2015.
It has the supplies to build and operate an electric train, windmill, solar cooker, solar hot water tank, hygrometer and electric mower ($159.
Electric train EJ575 purchase spare parts (30 parts procurement object).
SIR - Unfortunately the Westminster Transport Minister is right in ruling that electrifying the line from Cardiff to Swansea does not make sense to serve one electric train each way per hour as the other two trains per hour to and from Swansea run mostly on lines not to be electrified in the near future (to Manchester via Shrewsbury and to West Wales beyond Swansea).
The four-carriage electric train left the tracks at 100mph as it sped through the station soon after leaving King's Cross on its way to King's Lynn, in Norfolk.
Contract notice: Mt-11-10 electric train ej575 equipment overhaul (kr) purchases of services.
The Vesalgas, 2020 Bolivar Court - Display features electric train on 40- foot circular track, 17-foot tall Christmas tree made of lights on roof, more than 31,000 other lights.
As one of the nation's largest and most frequented electric train systems, BART serves the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Area, including Berkeley.