GE BoxCab 289A electric locomotives built in 1927 (New York), circulating for Barriles Gorge, from Barriles yard to Tocopilla harbour.
The Atacama desert in all its vastness. FCAB train, carrying sulfuric acid, copper, and warehouses loaded from Bolivia. Passing by the mining sector of Sierra Gorda.
Amtrak No. 6, the California Zephyr, glides through the Utah desert east of Green River. Soon it will cross the Colorado state line and arrive in Grand Junction a few hours later, on time. There, ... (more)
Yes, there's a train in this picture ;) GR12U 412 is hauling two loads of copper concentrate and empty tank cars on the grade from Montadon to Potrerillos.
Two FCAB train pass each other in "Sergio Galvan" passing loop. The one bound to Mejillones (Angamos harbour) awaits on the siding as the one to Calama and the big copper mines passes by the mainl... (more)
Night shift is running out and the partially loaded train picks excavator operator and charges from the pit.
After crossing a long straight in the background (http://www.railpictures.net/photo/436562), in the middle of the great Carcote salt lake Carcote, this alone FCAB train starts to climb towards Asc... (more)
Blue sky and only desert: FCAB convoy, with GMD NF210 ex NCR Newfoundland , carrying sulfuric acid, copper, and warehouses loaded from Bolivia. In the midst of great desert of Atacama, passes thro... (more)
The new machine in the desert sunset: EMD GT46AC locomotive displacement alone in search of a train load of iron, in the testing phase. Are 6 new EMD units GT46AC already arrivals at FERRONOR Chil... (more)
Sunset in northern Chile, with iron train of FERRONOR, loaded and up to Vallenar.
Passenger train Denau - Tashkent
Amtrak’s No. 6, the eastbound California Zephyr, crests Thompson Hill just east of Thompson, Utah, on the morning of March 4, 2012.
In the sunset, the loaded FERRONOR train passes near Vallenar in the desert, going up a slope with 2 locomotives GM EMD GR12. All in the most arid and dry desert in the world, the Atacama desert l... (more)