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About the Directorate
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3300/3600 HP Engine Test Bed 4000 HP EMD-710 G3B Engine Test Bed
About the Directorate:

Set up in 1987 state-of-art and maintaining laboratory and test bed facilities, the Engine
Development Directorate is engaged in.

1. Improvement in Railway diesel engine technology for
  • Better fuel efficiency
  • Higher reliability
  • Increased availability
2. Development of technology for increasing power output of existing diesel
3. Development of new traction technology diesel engines.
4. Providing R&D backup to Zonal Railways and locomotive production/rebuilding units:
  • Improve quality
  • Facilitate indigenisation

Source : WELCOME TO RDSO CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 25-08-2011  

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