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An ultra-clean diesel locomotive with state-of-the-art emission controls undergoes evaluation at SwRI's Locomotive Technology Center.

Technology Today® Spring 2010

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Ultra-Clean Diesel Locomotive

SwRI helps develop, implement and verify state-of-the-art emission controls for a new locomotive.

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Gearing Up for Wind Energy

SwRI engineers work to improve gearbox reliability through improved evaluation methods.

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Heavy Oil Upgrading

SwRI installed, comissioned and operates a client's process that exploits an under-used energy source by making solids act like liquids.


Technical Staff Activities

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