Here we see a shot that I've wanted to capture for quite some time, and today I was finally able to achieve it. It's a brisk 9°F on this crisp mid-Winter morning in Southern Colorado, and the fres... (more)
"Frozen and Forgotten"
A pair of ratty EMD GP9s with Northern Pacific and Great Northern heritage sit cold and dead in the New York & Greenwood Lake's Dundee Yard in th... (more)
Train 23, The Grand Canyon.
A Roger Puta Photograph
The new Winter Park Express waits at the depot for the start of its season taking skiers and snowboarders to the west end of the Moffat Tunnel. At the other end of this train is a fairly standard... (more)
On the final day of rail service for Hartz Mountain Pet Food Company, the NS H02 uses a former Conrail GP40-2 that was originally built for the Reading Railroad. This would be the last time that ... (more)
When Conrail first decided upon blue and white as its corporate image, quite a few units were painted without the correct lettering, and without the wheel-on-rail “can opener” logo. Outlying shops... (more)
Coal Empties and CansEmpty coal unit train NS 539 had been split into three cuts at some point earlier in the day to get it out of the way of higher priority moves. With those out o... (more)
1980s piggyback, in a different form. Rather than hauling a pair of highway trailers or containers, this 89' Trailer Train flatcar is being utilized to haul a fleet of brand new Chevrolet C70 tru... (more)
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays at GE Transportation in Erie. Engineer Santa is in charge on this Tier 4 GEVO demonstrator unit outside the Customer Innovation Center.
P99 pulls into the yard in Charlotte in the middle of the runways of CLT airport with 1072 leading.
"SW1001s at Vanderbilt Avenue Yard" Long Island Extra 100 idles at Vanderbilt Avenue a.k.a "VD" Yard on a brisk morning with LIRR SW1001 #100 and New York & Atlantic Railway SW1001 #101. Th... (more)
NS Train 255, RoadRailer out of Detroit for NS Voltz Yard near Birmingham heads west at Taurus on the NS Kansas City District-BNSF Brookfield Sub. after waiting for its counterpart, eastbound #256... (more)
VIA 6432 leads eastbound VIA 14, "The Ocean", at Dorchester, New Brunswick, approaching the hotbox detector.