Using the big power that brought the day's intermodal train in, the Mexicali switcher shunts a string of Toyota truck frames.
Not all that long ago you could drive around Atlanta and find plenty of high hoods working the yards and industries around town but with the recent arrivals of the new 'GP33ECO's' that number has ... (more)
The rock that makes up the bulk of the new part of the seawall is dumped down into the excavated area. This is one heavy load. There will be several more loads of rock and fill to be dumped before... (more)
The last 261 Triplecrown roadrailer is finally built and the conductor and Road and Rail supervisor tend to the marker for the final brake test before departure. Power for the train was NS 6782-UP... (more)
A lone SD40-2 awaits through the dusk for yard work.
Farther up the hill, about to enter tunnel 5, the rear power units help lower a unit train of covered hoppers down the north side of the Tehachapi Mountains.
"Let there be light, and there was light". The clouds parted to allow a brief ray of sunshine to light up this old caboose.
Steamtown ran a fall foliage excursion to East Stroudsburg with DL 2461 for power. The 2461 is about to run around its train, and head back to East Stroudsburg for its passengers, and return to Sc... (more)
Loading of sugar beets. This fall it is maybe the last time for rail transportation. In the next year, probably trucks will carry the sugar beets to the sugar refinery in Frauenfeld.
Reading & Northern EMD SW8s 801 and 800 have just completed swapping five coal loads for five empty hoppers on a beautiful autumn afternoon at Good Spring, PA. The crew is about to run around thei... (more)
A westbound BNSF freight on MRL at Trout Creek, MT includes Boeing 737 fuselages in the consist as it rolls across the Frog Pond causeway west of town.
One of thirteen BB40-9W waiting to move west then east to be exported to East Africa.
Sitting on a BNSF flatcar on the east side of the former Rock Island shop, the Eldon (IA) Depot Museum's re-incarnated Rock Island GP7 1275 received some last minute work to lower the exhaust stac... (more)
An NP 50 ft. plug door box car still shows off its heritage in Warden, WA where it is now used as a storage shed adjacent to the Columbia Basin Railway.
Lending a helping hand. CN 538 (with veteran GP38-2W's CN 4795 & CN 4775 pushing) is crossing Sauvé street in Coteau as it prepares to help CN 327 with its setoff. They will back onto CN 32... (more)