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Vintage diesels NSW. Smoke belching locomotives

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Diesel Locomotive Basics

http://www.thegeekgroup.org - The first of our Vehicles series, we take a look at a Diesel Locomotive. Follow along as Chris and Bruce explore an old EMD SW9...

Biggest Diesel Locomotive (HD)

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EMD 567 spectacular : Diesel locomotives

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LDH70 Diesel-Hydraulic Locomotive Shunting Activity [December, 2011]

ENGLISH: Frosty mornings of winter creates problems on starting of diesel locomotives. Outdoor temperatures below -10 degrees makes diesel engines like unben...

Alco RS-3 and FPA-4 Diesel Locomotive Start-up

A 57 year old diesel locomotive comes to life after a multi-head change-out and liner/head re-lap. The unit originally was Delaware &Hudson (USA) 4099. The F...

How It Works: Diesel Electric Locomotive

York-Durham Heritage Railway engineer, Brad L. explains the basics of how a diesel electric locomotive works using an ALCO RS-11. Visit http://www.ydhr.ca fo...

UK diesel locomotive compilation 2010-2013 - With Deltics, Westerns & Warships + many more

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Union Pacific diesel locomotives at the Cheyenne depot

Union Pacific crew change at the Cheyenne depot.

A Classic American Diesel Locomotive, Lehigh Valley #112, Rolling Through Three Bridges, New Jersey

Historic Lehigh Valley SW-1 locomotive #112 pulls a private charter on the Black River & Western Railroad in June, 2013. The locomotive wears its original Le...

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New Zealand Herald
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:19:31 -0700

Last year we had an enjoyable trip on the Northern Explorer train from Auckland to Wellington. As there are electrical overhead power wires above the line from Hamilton to Wellington, why was the train hauled by two diesel locomotives? We asked the ...

Financial Post

Financial Post
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:43:28 -0700

Just as diesel locomotives ousted steam trains in the middle of the 20th century, LNG could replace diesel in the 21st. But despite the apparent cost savings from switching to gas from diesel, there are also “key uncertainties as to whether, and to ...

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U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:56:15 -0700

Diesel locomotives may soon go the way of the steam engine. Liquefied natural gas, or LNG, may soon replace diesel in most of the country's freight locomotives, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said Monday. “It's still relatively much cheaper ...

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Out-Law.com
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:30:00 -0700

Transnet said the suppliers have complied with and exceeded the minimum local content criteria for rolling stock of 60% for electric locomotives and 55% for diesel locomotives. According to Transnet, its role in the agreement will ensure that it ...
 
Times of India
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0700

It vanished from the scene after railways switched from steam to diesel locomotives that are bi-directional and can be driven forward and on the reverse with same speed and efficiency. After several decades, now metro rail is reviving the technology.
 
International Railway Journal
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 04:48:45 -0700

Dracup likens the adoption of LNG to the conversion from steam to diesel locomotives in the 1960s, a view shared by leaders in the North American railway industry, including BNSF president Mr Matt Rose. Dracup expects the market for LNG tenders and ...
 
MSN Money
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:45:00 -0700

Just as diesel locomotives ousted steam trains in the middle of the 20th century, LNG could replace diesel in the 21st. But despite the apparent cost savings from switching to gas from diesel, there are also "key uncertainties as to whether, and to ...
 
Next City
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:11:15 -0700

Currently, the GO Transit network is unelectrified, with pokey diesel locomotives dragging 12-car double-decker trains from the suburbs into Toronto's Union Station offering, for the most part, only rush-hour commuter service. The center-left Ontario ...
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