MODERN LOCOMOTIVES FOR FACTORY SIDINGS

MODERNE LOKOMOTIVEN FUER DEN VERKEHR AUF WERKS-UND ANSCHLUSSBAHNEN

For the special operating conditions of industrial and dock railways and sidings the German locomotive industry offers an efficient and up-to-date program of robust and economical diesel locomotives with hydrodynamic power transmission. The basis is a standardization concept that has been established by the representatives of the railways and manufacturers and covers the power range from 400 to 1,000 kW. Special emphasis was laid on economy by cutting maintenance costs, ergonomics and prevention of accidents. Some examples of locomotives delivered are shown.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Schienenverkehr-Zukunft mit Vernunft, Fachvortr, Hamburg, Germany, June 12-14, 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    VDE Verlag GmbH

    Bismarckstrasse 33
    1000 Berlin 12,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • DITTING, G
  • Publication Date: 1979

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 212-227
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00322020
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 11 1980 12:00AM