Southern Pacific 7754 leads a former BN 6466 and a hot intermodal train through Tucson. The SP was power short and all sorts of pool power would pass through Tucson.
An eastbound stack train finally finds a curve in the tracks as it approaches Mohawk in western Arizona.
Engineer Mel Baughman smiles from the cab of Rio Grande EMD SD40T-2 No. 5349 at East Carbon, Utah, on February 5, 2004. Around Helper, these sullied, weary, black locomotives parked over by the en... (more)
It was a real treat to catch two Santa Fe cowl unit as the sole power of a train. SDP40Fu 5261 and F45 5956 round a big sweeping curve east of East Guam, New Mexico.
NS 9579 waits in the hole in Valentine to swap crew with an eastbound Z train before making a run up the hill. Originally, the train had the BNSF 5610 leading until that unit experience mechanical... (more)
Three GE motors race out of Crozier Canyon, near Valentine, Ariz., with their St. Louis to Los Angeles intermodal train as they pass an eastbound Z train along the BNSF Seligman Subdivision. Th... (more)
An empty Union Pacific wind turbine train rounds a curve in front of the Martin Drake Power Plant in Colorado Springs, CO on November 6, 2017.
UP 2602 along with a couple pool units from CP and NS lead a westbound loaded ethanol train on the Cajon Sub near Hodge. Tacked onto the rear of the long train is a pair of SD70M manned helpers.
With a fresh crew on board and clear signals ahead, this domestic stack train will soon leave Las Vegas behind.
An eastbound BNSF empty oil train follows the banks of the Kootenay River approaching Troy, Montana, on the afternoon of October 8, 2017.
BNSF 7448 leads a westbound stack train through Moabi Regional Park on the California side of the Colorado river.
BNSF 5325 leads an eastbound stack train through Moabi Regional Park on the California side of the Colorado river.
BNSF 4979 leads an eastbound manifest through Moabi Regional Park on the California side of the Colorado river.
With all three of BNSF's "heritage" paint schemes on the head end, an eastbound empty grain train heads through Essex on the Hi-Line Sub Main 1. BNSF ES44AC #5802 sports Heritage 3 color... (more)
Bracketed by two BNSF GEVOs, a work train heads west on Main 2 hauling old concrete ties from a work site further east.