RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN ELECTRIC AND DIESEL ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVES

Discussed are trends in design of diesel electric locomotives, trends in design of electric locomotives, and the increasing sophistication of testing. A list of the user's values in locomotive use is included. Some of the effects of current environmental regulations on locomotive design are discussed. Improvements in locomotive components are described.

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 85-94

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00097314
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 13 1975 12:00AM