What a crazy consist to start 2017 with!! The previous night, Amtrak 14 departed Dunsmuir, CA and hit a rock slide just north of town, damaging the lead unit beyond use. Because of the incident, a... (more)
EMDX 1608/1607 are parked at Barstow,IL. awaiting their trip via BNSF/CP/UP to Marshalltown,IA..
Arriving RAY yard
As the rain begin to fall on this early cloud spring afternoon, CSX N122-30 glides pass the south-end of the siding in the outskirts of suburban Kennesaw, GA (MP WA-26.0 Day) on the CSX Western & ... (more)
A new Tier 4 ACe and a older Tier 3 ACe sit in the yard in Galesburg, offering a nice comparison between new and old ACes.
SD60 Demonstrator EMD-4 and its mates have reached the bottom of Cranberry Grade at M&K Junction, West Virginia. They will continue on to Grafton with their train of empty hoppers.
Summit of the Alleghanies
A westbound Baltimore & Ohio train of empty hoppers approaches the crest of seventeen mile grade at Altamont Maryland. There is a sign just west of there ... (more)
The test train pulls up to Forbes to add a truck load of food and some important people from BNSF, EMD and a couple other railroads. Once the stop is over they will head deep into La Veta Pass to ... (more)
EMDX 1602 awaits assignment at West Colton this morning.
One of the PHL's afternoon switchers works Amerigas in San Pedro with leased GP22ECO 7101 for power.
The first C40-8 delivered to NS sits at the scrapper waiting for the torch as the EMDX T4 units sit with the stored power in Roanoke yard.
EMD Tier 4 Demonstrators 1602 and 1601 await a crew in Racine, WI on April 4, 2017. They will take the train to the power plant for unloading.
EMD Tier 4 Demonstrators 1602 and 1601 await a crew in Racine, WI on April 4, 2017. They will take the train to the Oak Creek power plant for unloading.
A Pacific Harbor Line switch job with a leased GP22ECO passes through Figueroa on its way to AmerGas.
NS 56W rolls through Madison, NC on the Norfolk Southern Winston Salem District between Roanoke, VA and Winston Salem, NC. In the lead are two of the latest Electro-Motive/Progress Rail products, ... (more)