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RailwayAge Magazine
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:26:15 -0800

The study will focus on the latest innovations in diesel locomotives, including freight locomotives that comply with stringent air emissions criteria, hybrid power locomotives, and genset locomotives with advanced control systems that produce variable ...

The Columbian

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:22:30 -0800

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A Spokane company is helping Burlington Northern Santa Fe save fuel and reduce pollution at rail yards in Spokane and Pasco. Hotstart Inc. has sold auxiliary power units for 11 diesel locomotives used for switching duty.

Business Standard

Business Standard
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 06:06:15 -0800

“Indian Railways is the single-largest bulk consumer of diesel in the country and as mentioned in Railway Budget 2014-15, it will start using bio-diesel up to five per cent of the total fuel consumption in diesel locomotives. This will save precious ...

The Economist

The Economist
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:30:00 -0800

Pesa, a trainmaker, won a $1.5 billion contract in 2012 to supply Germany's Deutsche Bahn with up to 470 new diesel locomotives. “Nobody believed we could sell the Germans such a high-tech product,” says Tomasz Zaboklicki, the firm's chief executive.

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville News Sentinel
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 01:09:01 -0800

Trains are pulled by 1950s-era Alco diesel locomotives. Seating is in 1940s-era restored passenger coach and dining cars. An open-air commissary has souvenirs and snacks. Fares are $19 for adults and $15 for children 3-12. For tickets, call 865-241-2140.

Snoqualmie Valley Record

Snoqualmie Valley Record
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:37:30 -0800

The two diesel locomotives “are like quarreling children. They behave differently, and when you couple them together, they'll even fight with one another. They're supposed to be the same in every way, and they're not.” With steam, “It's not continuous ...

The Maritime Executive

The Maritime Executive
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 01:00:00 -0800

With an initial product offering of high-quality small diesel locomotives, mobile electric generators, and diesel-driven cargo winches, Hatlapa soon established itself as a technological forerunner in the shipping industry. It also started to expand ...


Thu, 20 Nov 2014 04:11:15 -0800

UKRL purchased 15 surplus Class 56 diesel locomotives over the last few years, some from scrap metal dealers as well as several Class 33s and 37/9 locomotives. They realised that there was still significant usage to be had from these engines with some ...

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