BNSF 2549 leads a small freight into Denver on the Brush Sub. She started life as a GP30 in 1962 with the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe, and has recently traded the bluebonnet paint scheme for the H... (more)
UP 2627 (ET44AH) brings a long grain train into the north end of the 36th Street Yard.
Oddly enough this pair was spotted at the BNSF engine servicing facility in downtown Denver. Good to see that a Southern Pacific flagged unit is still roaming the country. It seems they rarely v... (more)
Varied set of locomotives in BNSF diesel shop and facility in Five Points, Denver CO. In front, EMD GP39-2 #2700 former BN, and EMD GP39M #2897 former SP. Behind, some GEVO and Dash 9 locomotives.
Maneuvers in Commerce City Grain LLC, with Shuttlewagon Navigator NV X6030, on October 26 of last year.
There is still an opportunity to see BN Cascade Green units working in the Denver area. Here we see BNSF 1652 (SD40-2) working the Denver Yard as other trains line up until they get the 'go' sign... (more)
There is a lot to see in this shot of engines waiting at the BNSF engine servicing facility in Denver. BNSF 3127 is a former Burlington Northern unit now sporting a Heritage III scheme. Notice t... (more)
UPY 691 (GP15-1) makes smoke as it repositions in the North Yard to pull another cut of freight cars for sorting.
BNSF GP40M No. 3020 and BNSF B40-8W no. 521 still wearing a Warbonnet, cross 60th street and Sand Creek with a cut of tanks for Suncor Energy.
BNSF 8493 (SD70ACe) shoves an empty coal train on the Brush Sub in Denver.
A variety of light units work the UP North Yard in Denver, including UP 712 (GP38-2), UP 1826 (SD40N) and UP 1422 (GP40-2)
The headlight configuration of UP 1422 gives a clue to its Southern Pacific lineage.
Former BN #1680 (SD40-2) gets repositioned in the Denver Yard to grab another cut of freight cars for sorting.
8444: Meet 844 For much of its life, UP 4-8-4 #844 carried the number 8444 so it wouldn't conflict with GP30 #844. Here, in Denver, the two got a chance to meet each other. The 844 was... (more)
If you need a fix of Burlington Northern Cascade Green, you can find a number of former BN units working in the Denver Yard or waiting at the engine servicing facility.