Global Generator Market in Railways 2016-2020

Published: May 2016
No. of Pages: 52

Generators are devices that convert mechanical energy into electrical energy. The source of mechanical energy can be varied, ranging from an internal combustion engine or a hand crank compressed engine to a reciprocating steam engine. An internal combustion engine uses diesel, propane, gasoline, gas, and natural gas to generate mechanical energy, which is converted into electric energy by using a generator assembly.

Generators in railway locomotives are used both as a source of electric power for the traction motors as well as a backup source of electric power required to operate air conditioners, lights, and fans inside a coach; they also provide the power required by the electronic and communication equipment installed on the locomotives. A typical generator is powered via a fuel engine.

The analysts forecast Global Generator Market in Railways to grow at a CAGR of 5% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Generator Market in Railways for 2016-2020. This industry research report calculates the market size based on the demand for generators from the railways sector.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA

The report, Global Generator Market in Railways 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. This report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors

  • ABB
  • GE
  • Harrington
  • Stadco Generators
  • Traktionssysteme Austria

Other prominent vendors

  • Caterpillar
  • Crompton Greaves
  • Jenoptik
  • Kirloskar Electric
  • Sherwood Electromotion

Market driver

  • Electro-diesel locomotives
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market challenge

  • Rise in preference for airline services
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market trend

  • Development of high-speed rail network
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key questions answered in this report

  • What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Published By: Infiniti Research Limited
Product Code: Infiniti Research Limited11818

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