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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

            • RRP: $59.99
            • $47.99
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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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            Design of Modern Steel Railway Bridges
             

            Design of Modern Steel Railway Bridges (Hardback)

            By Unsworth, John F.

            • RRP: $282.00
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            Focuses on the modern methods and technology used in the analysis and design of new steel superstructures for modern railway bridges. The author provides introductory and general information and then examines topics including load development, structural analysis, and the detaile...d design of modern steel railway bridge superstructures.
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            ISBN 9781420082173
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781498734103
            Released NZ 6 Aug 2010
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age General Audience
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            John Charles

            John Charles (Paperback)

            By Belton, Brian; Lewis, Peter

            • RRP: $58.50
            • $55.58
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            Presents a look at one of the first major railway disasters in Britain, the fall of the Dee bridge in May 1847, which occurred just outside Chester with the loss of five lives. This book provides detailed technical insight and is illustrated with contemporary material. It is usef...ul for engineering students, historians and railway enthusiasts.
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            ISBN 9780752442662
            Released NZ Not specified
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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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

            • RRP: $59.99
            • $56.99
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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.

            • RRP: $779.99
            • $779.99
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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
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Integrated Powertrains and Their Control

            Integrated Powertrains and Their Control (Hardback)

            Edited by Vaughan, N. D.

            • RRP: $243.99
            • $243.99
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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
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Advanced Rail Geotechnology - Ballasted Track

            Advanced Rail Geotechnology - Ballasted Track (Hardback)

            By Indraratna, Buddhima; Salim, Wadud; Rujikiatkamjorn, Cholachat

            • RRP: $388.00
            • $388.00
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            In this book, the authors present the detailed information on the strength, deformation and degradation aspects of fresh and recycled ballast under monotonic, cyclic, and impact loading using innovative geotechnical testing devices --Provided by publisher.

            ISBN 9780415669573
            Released NZ 9 Mar 2011
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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