Diesel Electric

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Stratford TMD - History - BR Years - Closure
... A new diesel depot was opened at nearby Temple Mills but this only lasted a few years as changes to the freight market saw the depot closed ... allocation was BR Class Wheel arrangement Number allocated 08 0-6-0 Diesel Electric 31 ... AIA-AIA Diesel Electric 37 ... Co-Co Diesel Electric 47 ... Co-Co Diesel Electric 13 In 2004 preserved locomotive 31271 was ...
LNER Locomotive Numbering And Classification - Classification - LNER System - Modern Traction
... Diesel and electric locomotives were given three-part classifications, commencing with either 'DE' for Diesel (electric transmission), 'DM' for Diesel (mechanical transmission ... Similarly, the diesel electric shunters were initially allocated 'J45', being reclassified 'DES1' from September 1945 ...
Submarine - History - Modern Military Models
... In the 1950s, nuclear power partially replaced diesel-electric propulsion ... pumps have traditionally made them noisier, and thus easier to detect, than conventional diesel-electric submarines ... Diesel-electrics have continued to be produced by both nuclear and non-nuclear powers as they lack this limitation, except when required to run the diesel engine to ...
History - MACOSA
... steam boilers, as well as constructing and repairing steam and electric locomotives and other rolling stock ... own design, but still using a GM (later Electro-Motive Diesel) engine and transmission system ... continued well into the 2000s, with successor companies still manufacturing diesel electric locomotives in Valencia with GM engines and transmission systems ...
Operation Phoenix (railway) - Works
40 million pounds to be spent on rolling stock, including 350 steam and diesel locomotives 30 railcars 290 steel passenger cars 280 suburban passenger carriages 9000 goods ... importation of electric locos new substations on the suburban railway lines To ensure the earliest possible delivery, the construction of the steam locomotives, railcars, and ... The major components for the mainline diesel electric locomotives were to be imported from the United States, dependent on the allocation of foreign exchange funds from the ...

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    Persons grouped around a fire or candle for warmth or light are less able to pursue independent thoughts, or even tasks, than people supplied with electric light. In the same way, the social and educational patterns latent in automation are those of self- employment and artistic autonomy.
    Marshall McLuhan (1911–1980)