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Important Achievement of Engine Development Directorate during Last Five Years


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Important Achievement of Engine Development Directorate during Last Five Years

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Financial Year

Broad Area of Achievement

Title of Achievement

Description of Achievement

Likely Benefits

Current Status of Implementation

1.         

2008-09

Green Technology

Alternate Fuel

Characterisation of ALCo 3100 HP Diesel Engine and EMD 4000 HP diesel engine wigh blends of various biodiesel esters viz waste cotton speed, fish oil.

Alternate fuel

M/s IROAF is coordinating future implementation of Biodiesel over IR

2.         

2010-11

Reliability

Reliability jmprovement of Turbocharger

Development of single entry Modified exhaust manifold for ABB TPR-61 turbocharger on ALCo Diesel Engine

Improved reliability

With Motive Power Directorate/RDSO under process.

3.         

2011-12

Efficiency

Reduction in fuel consumption and emission

Development of EFI system for ALCO 16-cylinder 3100hp diesel electric locomotive

Savings in fuel and environment protection

Prototype system under advanced field trials over Northern Railway

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