TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIESEL-ELECTRIC»
The term «diesel-electric» is regularly used and occupies the 85.991
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIESEL-ELECTRIC»
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Locomotive, Diesel Electric
, 56 1/2" Gage, 44 Ton, 0-4-4-0, ...
Scope This manual is published for the information and guidance of the
personnel concerned with the operation and maintenance of Davenport Besler
Company 44 Ton, 400 HP, Diesel Electric Locomotive, providing information and
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Mulk Raj Anand, D. W. Hinde, 2011
Pacific Marine Review: The National Magazine of Shipping
The Diesel electric has the greatest range of application of any of the economical
drives (geared turbine and turbine electric not excepted). Because of the inherent
merits of this drive, it is very suitably applied to merchant ships, barges, river ...
Alexander J. Dickie, Frank A. Stanley, 1922
diesel-electric locomotive was integrally linked with the development and
application of steam railroad electrification. Electric railroad technology enabled
the practical application of the diesel engine on American rails, and many of the
Two Shipping Board steamers are soon to be converted by C. D. Mallory &
Company to Diesel electric drive, one for themselves and one for an associated
concern. The Admiral Line will shortly place contracts to convert the four Moonlite
If the latter requirement was absent, diesel traction would do, as in the case of the
SR diesel-electric multiple-unit sets used on the Hastings lines. An early
requirement arose when third rail reached Dover in 1959, and Continental boat
Michael C. Duffy, Institution of Electrical Engineers, 2003
Comeng Vol 2: A History of Commonwealth Engineering Volume ...
Ansaldo, Italy—freight wagons Ateliers de Construction de Familleureux, S. A.,
Belgium—freight wagons Australian General Electric Pty Ltd—electric and diesel-
electric locomotives Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton, USA—locomotives Beyer-Peacock
Pounder's Marine Diesel
Engines: and Gas Turbines
This eighth edition retains the directness of approach and attention to essential detail that characterized its predecessors.
Transactions of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine ...
The analysis in the table does not include fuel. Taking the fuel consumption
roughly at 0.55 pound per effective shaft horse-power hour for the Diesel and
Diesel electric (which is very conservative), and twice this amount per shaft horse
Vehicles: Principles and Applications with ...
There are a couple of main advantages why a diesel–electric system is used.
First, if the propulsion were purely mechanical, then a rather large transmission
system with gearbox etc. would be needed to create the needed torque in the
Chris Mi, M. Abul Masrur, David Wenzhong Gao, 2011
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DIESEL-ELECTRIC»
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In the depths of a submarine dilemma | The Australian
The new submarines will be potent, large and very long range diesel-electric boats of about 4000 tonnes, bigger than the 3300-tonne Collins. «The Australian, Jul 15»
IMINT confirms Type 041 visit to Karachi - IHS Jane's 360
Satellite imagery has confirmed the visit to Karachi of a People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) Type 041 'Yuan'-class diesel-electric attack ... «IHS Jane's 360, Jul 15»
Indian Navy fast-tracking Scorpene training programme - IHS Jane's …
... Mumbai from September, to operate six DCNS Scorpene diesel-electric submarines being licence-built by Mazagon Dockyard Limited (MDL) ... «IHS Jane's 360, Jul 15»
Mexico's Cholula-Puebla tourist train gets the green light | Fox News …
The agreement gives the railway the right to provide service for 30 years, using 80-passenger diesel-electric engines that will pull the train at an ... «Fox News Latino, Jul 15»
Essay: China's Submarine Solution for the Taiwan Strait - USNI News
“Picking up the quiet hum of a battery-powered, diesel-electric submarine in busy coastal waters is like trying to identify the sound of a single ... «USNI News, Jul 15»
(NASDAQ:MPEL), GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO), GrafTech International
... sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. «wsnewspublishers, Jul 15»
Indian Ocean: A Zone of Benefits or Conflicts? | Sri Lanka Guardian
Ultimately, it was not surprising that China is willing to sell not nuclear but eight diesel-electric submarines to Pakistan. As mentioned earlier ... «Sri Lanka Guardian, Jul 15»
New Flyer Industries Inc. | Orange County Awards New Flyer …
... of transit buses including drive systems powered by: clean diesel, natural gas, diesel-electric hybrid, electric trolley and now, battery-electric. «Canada NewsWire, Jul 15»
Shell's Arctic program hits new snag - OE Digital
It has a diesel-electric engine from Wartsila and two Aquamaster azimuth thrusters producing 15MW. It also has a bollard pull of 230-ton. «OE Digital, Jul 15»
General Electric Co. (GE) Among Biggest DJIA Losers on July 6 …
... a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. «Equities.com, Jul 15»