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            Going by Train: The Complete New Zealand Railways Story
             

            Going by Train: The Complete New Zealand Railways Story (Hardback)

            By Hutchins, Graham

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            Railways played a pivotal part in the development of New Zealand's economy, towns and cities, and helped shape a distinctive culture. This is a comprehensive, highly readable account of our railways story, from the earliest days of the colony, through rail's growth and golden day...s, slow decline and recent resurgence.
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            ISBN 9781775593553
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Contact Lines for Electrical Railways: Planning - Design - Implementation - Maintenance

            Contact Lines for Electrical Railways: Planning - Design - Implementation - Maintenance (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Kiessling, Friedrich; Piff, Roland; Puschmann, Rainer; Schmieder, Axel; Schneider, Egid

            From both ecological and economical perspectives, electric traction is the most favourable type of power supply for railways. This work provides the description of the configuration, mechanical and electrical design, installation and operation of contact lines for electric railwa...ys on local and long-distance transportation systems.
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            ISBN 9783895783227
            Released NZ 22 Jul 2009
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (German)
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            George & Robert Stephenson: A Passion for Success

            George & Robert Stephenson: A Passion for Success (Hardback, UK ed.)

            By David, Ross

            From poverty to immense wealth, from humble beginnings to international celebrity, George and Robert Stephenson's was an extraordinary joint career. This biography of George and Robert Stephenson focuses on these two giants of British engineering.

            ISBN 9780752452777
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780750988926
            Released NZ 12 Mar 2010
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Isambard's Kingdom: Travel's in Brunel's England

            Isambard's Kingdom: Travel's in Brunel's England (Paperback, New title)

            By Jones, Judy

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            Provides an account of the great engineer, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, who described 'his' Great Western Railway as 'England's finest work'. This book explores the legacy of the Victorian railway revolution, and Brunel's achievements - the magnificent bridges and tunnels, stations a...nd viaducts are still intact and in use.
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            ISBN 9780750942829
            Released NZ 20 Apr 2006
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Tomorrow's World (Railtech '98)

            Tomorrow's World (Railtech '98) (Hardback)

            By Pep (Professional Engineering Publishers)

            • RRP: $317.99
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            One of seven proceedings texts from the Railtech Conference '98, this volume covers the future of the train industry.

            ISBN 9781860581878
            Released NZ 1 Jan 1998
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series IMechE Seminar Publications
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            Vehicle Systems Integration: The Way Ahead

            Vehicle Systems Integration: The Way Ahead (Hardback)

            Edited by Smith, A. V.; Hickman, C.

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            Presenting a collection of papers from the first Ricardo international conference, this work focuses on the technologies and systems engineering challenges facing powertrain design and development. It examines topics such as: Engines and aftertreatment; Control systems - developm...ent and calibration; and more.
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            ISBN 9781860582622
            Released NZ 19 Oct 2000
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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            Integrated Powertrains and Their Control

            Integrated Powertrains and Their Control (Hardback)

            Edited by Vaughan, N. D.

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            This text presents the latest advances in powertrain technology. Specific applications are discussed, along with ideas as to how concepts, design, modelling and simulation are put into practice to meet the current legal requirements.

            ISBN 9781860583346
            Released NZ 3 May 2001
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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            The Workshops: A History of the Midland Government Railway Workshops

            The Workshops: A History of the Midland Government Railway Workshops (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Bertola, Patrick; Oliver, Bobbie

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            In March of 1994, the state government of Western Australia closed the Government Railway Workshop at Midland, amidst widespread community outrage. This volume records the history of this important industrial facility.

            ISBN 9781920694838
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2006
            Publisher UWA Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth engineering - Volume 4, 1977-1985
             

            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth engineering - Volume 4, 1977-1985 (PDF ebook)

            By Dunn, John Charles

            This volume takes up the account of Comeng's history from 1977 and carries the story through to 1985. This period of the company's history was highly productive though unquestionably turbulent. One of the highlights in the NSW branch was the design and construction of the XPT tra...ins for the State Rail Authority in the early 1980s. Their introduction represented a quantum leap in the development of modern long-distance passenger trains in this country. Readers can gain some idea of the political
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            ISBN 9781925078039
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            Language en
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2013
            Publisher NewSouth Books
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            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth Engineering Vol I 1921 - 1955
             

            Comeng: A History of Commonwealth Engineering Vol I 1921 - 1955 (PDF ebook)

            By Dunn, John C.

            The history of Commonwealth Engineering spans some 70 years and its story is really a window into Australia's industrial and manufacturing development from the end of the First World War through to the early 1990s. At its peak the Comeng Holdings empire was the largest manufactur...er of railway rolling stock in the Southern Hemisphere and at its zenith had the largest order book for rolling stock of any company in the world.
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            ISBN 9781925078008
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            Language en
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2006
            Publisher NewSouth Books
            Interest Age 19+ years
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