Staying ahead of the market

Lustig, David
July 2010
Railway Gazette International;Jul2010, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p38
Trade Publication
The article discusses how locomotive builders GE and EMD refined their strategies in order to abide by the tightening emissions limits set forth by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. It says that the revival of the passenger sector is offering GE and EMD important business opportunities. The author adds that GE has showed its interest in opening discussions with Amtrak while EMB confirmed its interest in developing a new generation of high speed passenger locomotive. Details of the ES44AC hybrid developed by GE are also provided.


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