EMD Tier 4 locomotives delayed until 2017

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Re: EMD Tier 4 locomotives delayed until 2017

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Any confirmed orders yet?

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Re: EMD Tier 4 locomotives delayed until 2017

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First production unit for UP.

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Re: EMD Tier 4 locomotives delayed until 2017

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UP 3012 rescuing Amtrak lol. You can barely even hear the new upgraded H-engine:
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Re: EMD Tier 4 locomotives delayed until 2017

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I caught it both ways at Salem as well, and it is very quiet, especially at idle. My theory is that the particulate filter acts as a muffler.

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Re: EMD Tier 4 locomotives delayed until 2017

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Fan Railer wrote:UP 3012 rescuing Amtrak lol. You can barely even hear the new upgraded H-engine:
I guess I shouldn't be surprised, since it's a four-stroke design, but it sure sounds to me like a GE dressed in EMD clothing.
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