NEW LOCOMOTIVE FOR SP

Four prototypes of the TE70-4S diesel electric locomotive, developed by Morrison Knudsen, have entered experimental service on Southern Pacific. This four-axle 2800-hp unit is powered by a Swiss-built Sulzer 12-cylinder supercharged engine. A German-developed hydrostatic cooling system is also used.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Publication Date: 1978-3

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  • Accession Number: 00173373
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Progressive Railroading
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM