|[July 30, 2014]
ZTR Adds 25% Tractive Effort Boost to EMD Dash-2s without Replacing Existing Dash-2 Control System
MINNEAPOLIS --(Business Wire)--
The new BOA™-WS from ZTR Control Systems is designed to integrate
into Dash-2 systems with minimal installation effort and adds automatic
short-term current regulation for traction motors and the main generator.
"Although designed with microprocessor technology and sophistication
software, BOA-WS has been engineered to withstand the rugged rail
environment," said Dave Brooks, ZTR Product Development Manager.
"In addition, the flexible design lets you maximize product life with
future expansion into an even more feature-rich control system."
BOA-WS is a cost-effective, reliable way to improve tractive effort. The
system features intelligent sanding control, log and event counting, and
simple browser interface.
Interested in learning more? Visit www.ztr.com/boa
or drop by one of our booths this fall. ZTR will be exhibiting at RSI/CMA
in Montreal, Canada, September 21-23, booth #401 and at InnoTrans
in Berlin, Germany, September 23-26, Hall 6.2, Stand 509. You may also
e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call
ZTR provides innovative locomotive modernization solutions that improve
performance, reliability, and efficiency. As locomotive modernization
experts, ZTR Control Systems helps railroads gain an additional 15-20
service years out of locomotives with the NEXSYS™ III-i system, an
industry leading fuel and emissions reduction system SmartStart®, and
new products like KickStart™ and the Locomotive Axle Generator. Like us
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