Locomotives

Locomotive Market Reaches New Levels – An

Locomotive market Locomotive Market Outlook – 2027 A locomotive is a railway transport used to pull a train or to transport wagons on tracks. Locomotives are classified as freight, passenger and repowered locomotives, and are powered by diesel, electricity or steam. The increasing rate of urbanization has contributed to the …

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Coal Miners Day 2021: History and Significance

Coal Miners Day is celebrated on May 4 to recognize the hard work of some of the great unsung heroes of the Industrial Revolution. Coal miners spend most of their days digging, tunneling and extracting coal from mines. They dig deep into the Earth to bring out the riches that …

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Indian Railways receives Alstom’s 100th electric locomotive

In May of last year, the first Prima T8TM WAG-12B locomotive began commercial service. Credit: Alstom. French rolling stock manufacturer Alstom has manufactured and supplied the 100th fully electric high-powered two-section locomotive to Indian railways. Alstom will deliver around 800 electric locomotives of 12,000 hp under a contract of approximately …

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