Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 200
MACHINIST - DLW to produce first prototype of WDG5 locomotive by February 2012

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
Register to Subscribe

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 174

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 59

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::CustomContent() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 360



Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
Advertisement

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
DMG - The leading manufacturer worldwide of cutting machine tools

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
Advertisement

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
Advertisement

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
Advertisement

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

ADS


Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Home arrow Power and Energy arrow DLW to produce first prototype of WDG5 locomotive by February 2012

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosMainFrame::sessionCookieName() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 34

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.php on line 36

Strict Standards: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, non-static method HTML_content::show() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/Cache/Lite/Function.php on line 114

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::_Itemid() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 444

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::_linkInfo() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 447

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::Title() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 462

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::PdfIcon() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 465

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosHTML::PrintIcon() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 468

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosAdminMenus::ImageCheck() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/joomla.php on line 2245

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::EmailIcon() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 471

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosAdminMenus::ImageCheck() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 713
DLW to produce first prototype of WDG5 locomotive by February 2012
Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::EditIcon() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 615
Print E-mail

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::Section_Category() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 503

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::Section() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 738

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::Category() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 741

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::Author() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 506

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::CreateDate() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 509

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::URL() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 512

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::ModifiedDate() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 528

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::ReadMore() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 531
Written by Vijay   
Tuesday, 29 November 2011

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::TOC() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 518
Varanasi: The Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) will produce the first prototype of the WDG5 locomotive by February 2012. K.B.L. Mittal, General Manager, DLW formally initiated the production of the 5500 HP WDG5 locomotive at the Locomotive Frame Shop.

Speaking on the occasion, Mittal said that the locomotive has an output of 5500 bhp, which makes it the strongest diesel locomotive ever run on the Indian rail network. In combination with its record high tractive effort of 560 KN, it can pull significantly more load at higher speeds, thus enabling Indian Railways to increase the system throughput in the rail network.

The WDG5 (W - Wide/Broad gauge , D - Diesel powered ,  G - Made for hauling goods , 5 - above 5000hp) locomotive design is a significant enhancement over the existing high horsepower diesel locomotives currently in use on the Indian Railways. In addition to providing the highest horsepower and tractive effort available within the Indian Railways diesel locomotive fleet, other highlighted features of the WDG5 include electronic fuel injection, radial grids and high adhesion light weight fabricated bogies.

This locomotive incorporates salient features from International Union of Railways (UIC) and Association of American Railroads (AAR) crash-worthiness criteria and is a major step forward in safety.

The locomotive also sports a state-of-art driver console with modern driver interface and crew friendly features like an air conditioned cab and a toilet, which is another first for the Indian Railways fleet. The WDG5 locomotive has the capability to integrate EMD’s Intellitrain remote diagnostic and monitoring systems to reduce maintenance costs, enhance safety, increase asset utilization, reliability and availability.

The complete high horsepower locomotive design was done by Research Designs and Standards Organization (RDSO) and Diesel Locomotive Works, (DLW) of Indian Railways with the support of EMD.

Also present on the occasion were Rakesh Vatash, Chief Mechanical Engineer,  A.K.Mittal, Controller of Stores, Vashisht Johari, Sr. Chief Design Engineer, Vivek Kumar, Chief Mechanical Engineer - Production, Atul Mohan, Finance Advisor & Chief Accounts Officer, R.N. Mishra, Chief Mechanical Engineer- Materials, H. Narain, Finance Advisor & Chief Accounts officer- ToT, L.B.Rai, Chief Personal Officer,  P.K. Gupta, Chief Electrical engineer, D.L. Kamble, Chief Project Manager - MOD, A.k. Sharma, Chief Vigilance Officer, R.B. Yadav, Chief engineer - civil, Dr. Padam Singh, Chief medical superintendent, Shivendra Mohan, Deputy General Manager and Secretary to GM.

 
Related news
More recent
Earlier on

Strict Standards: Non-static method HTML_content::Navigation() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 542
< Prev   Next >

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosHTML::CloseButton() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 545

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosHTML::BackButton() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/components/com_content/content.html.php on line 548

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Sponsors

Mazak - The world's largest machine tool builder

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
JYOTI - India's most dynamic machine builder

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
TaeguTec - Cost effective tooling solutions

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112
Advertisement

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

<< SHARE


Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Social


Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

AD


Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Subscribe

Subscribe to MACHINIST by Email


Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_xhtml() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 112

Search

 

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_naked() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 117

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::module2() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 166

Strict Standards: Non-static method modules_html::modoutput_naked() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.html.php on line 117

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosAdminMenus::ImageCheck() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/modules/mod_rssfeed.php on line 22
RSS 1.0
© 2016 MACHINIST
This site is best viewed with Firefox 2.0 or higher at a minimum screen resolution of 1024x768

Strict Standards: Non-static method mosCache::getCache() should not be called statically in /home/wwwmach/public_html/includes/frontend.php on line 133