diesel rig

diesel rig

[′dē·zəl ‚rig]
(mechanical engineering)
Any diesel engine apparatus or machinery.
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You're filling up a 250-gallon tank on a diesel rig that gets seven miles to the gallon with the wind behind it.
The pit will be developed with a series of push backs, so having a diesel rig affords us some additional mobility to move a rig from one mining area to another, should additional drilling capacity be required.
The diesel rig not only performs well, he said, but it is also used as a trainer.
UPS plans to deploy a Tesla semi fleet on an experimental basis to determine if the automaker can deliver on its promises to reduce costs compared to diesel rigs.
Twelve hours a day, five days a week he checked diesel rigs bringing in shipments.
Essential One sits on a spacious four-acre lot which has excellent ingress and egress and sufficient area to turn around anything from a small passenger car to the largest diesel rigs on the road.
Every weekday morning, as Huff and her friends waited on Lake Manor Drive for the school bus to take them to Justice Street Elementary, they'd also see diesel rigs roaring up the hillside road to Rocketdyne and the Santa Susana Field Laboratory.
Port officials noted that, in conjunction with Gateway Cities Council of Governments, the primarily LNG-focused truck modernization program would target truck owner-operators of older diesel rigs who make the highest frequency of calls to Los Angeles container terminals and allow them to turn in their old rigs for disposal in exchange for new trucks with alternative fueled engines.
The San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Air Action Plan approved by the Los Angeles and Long Beach harbor commissions in November 2006 is targeting an 80-percent reduction in port related truck pollution by replacing the aging fleet of 16,000 trucks that serve the ports with new LNG and clean diesel rigs that meet 2007 Federal emissions standards.
Similar to the Port's current truck modernization program, in conjunction with Gateway Cities Council of Governments, the primarily LNG-focused truck modernization program would target truck owner-operators that have the oldest, dirtiest diesel rigs and make the highest frequency of calls to Los Angeles container terminals.