diesel-hydraulic


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diesel-hydraulic

n
(Railways) a locomotive driven by a diesel engine through hydraulic transmission and torque converters
adj
(Railways) of or relating to such a locomotive or system
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Noun1.diesel-hydraulic - a locomotive driven by a hydraulic transmission system powered by a diesel engine
diesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel engine
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The 56 diesel-hydraulic locomotives of the class had a relatively short service life with British Railways, but subsequently enjoyed careers in private ownership in industry.
The 72 tonne four-axle LHy-M has a 400Ah lithium ion battery powering two 155 kW traction motors to give a maximum speed of 30 km/h, and a Deutz TCD 2013 LO64V Tier III auxiliary engine with a Marelli MJB315SA4 generator, grounded on an extensively rebuilt LDH1250 diesel-hydraulic locomotive.
Featuring a 25 kW (33.5 hp) high-frequency RD525 rock drill for superior drilling performance with high lifetime, as well as the most powerful engine ever installed on a diesel-hydraulic jumbo, the Cummins Tier 4 Final with 205 kW (275 hp], the machine can bring a true boost to productivity with low fuel consumption.
The new model, according to Normet, is a diesel-hydraulic self-propelled mobile unit intended for use in small and medium cross-section tunnels, and is designed for high-performance sprayed concrete application with alkali-free accelerators.
wide, 44 ton diesel-hydraulic elephant, which is now a permanent part of the Machines of the Isle of Nantes.
The drilling fleet comprises primarily Canon single-boom diesel-hydraulic jumbo rigs, though there are still some old Joy jumbos.
Even when it was introduced more than three years ago, the mobility and production rate of the diesel-hydraulic crusher proved to be virtually unrivalled for its performance class--and now following a series of upgrades, Keestrack presents the R5e, a diesel-electric version of its 350-tph, all-round model.
Contract notice: performing upgrading and modernization of diesel-hydraulic locomotives 55131 and 55150, owned by bdz - freight transports ltd in connection with the implementation of the 2017 repair program
Poland-based underground mining equipment builder Mine Master's self-propelled, diesel-hydraulic Face Master 2.3 drill rig offers a modular, compact design that enables the rig to be configured in a number of arrangements to fit site-specific requirements.
To ensure its reliability should the grid go down, the Portland aerial tram has been equipped with two independent diesel-hydraulic power sources.
A diesel-hydraulic unit is installed on the winder so that the hoisting operation can also be carried out independently from the external power supply, for example at inactive pits.
The object of the contract is the supply of a second-hand diesel-hydraulic standard four-axle bogie locomotive type vossloh g 1206 bb for shunting and / or service on public railway infrastructure (ebo / teiv / ten / tsi area) with the following technical parameters: power at least 1500 kw, built from 2000, equipped with remote control, indusi, train radio system.