ELECTRIC EQUIPMENT OF THE FIRST AC SERIES LOCOMOTIVE, TYPE 7E, FOR THE SOUTH AFRICAN RAILROAD SYSTEM

DIE ELECTRISCHE AUSRUESTUNG DER ERSTEN WECHSELSTROM-SERIENLOKOMOTIVE BAUREIHE 7E FUER DIE SUEDAFRIKANISCHEN EISENBAHNEN

The introduction of electric traction on the first railroad line electrified with ac 25 kv 50 Hz between Ermelo and the new seaport Richards Bay during the second half of 1978 is reported. The article deals with the electric installation of the thyristor locomotives envisaged for use on this line which is essential for coal export.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Verlag R Oldenbourg

    Rosenheimer Strasse 145
    Munich 80,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • DEPPISCH, G
  • Publication Date: 1978-10

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 250-257
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00195085
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 11 1979 12:00AM