CN 3089 pulls B730 into Courtnay Bay at Saint John, New Brunswick, where it will be yarded. Due to a few derailments over the last month with two previous 730s, they have to break their train up a... (more)
CSX intermodal Q017 passes by mixed freight Q391, which is tied down on the siding with UP power. Locomotives: CSXT 3400 ET44AC CSXT 5239 ES44DC CSXT 80 AC44CW UP 7884 E... (more)
Passing through West Barstow, UP 2602 leads a CP and NS unit on a loaded Ethanol train.
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.
CSX U717 heads for the Kentucky/Tennessee border as it curves through Highcliff, TN
GE Transportation tests their India Rail locomotive on the test track in Erie with a consist that also includes two Tier 4 demos and an AC6000 demo. Locomotives: GECX 2024 ET44AC... (more)
A Q train races east through Cashmere, WA en route to its crew change at Wenatchee. This train provides service between Seattle and Denver/Texas, usually arriving eastbound at Wenatchee between 8-... (more)
A beautiful fall day finds the Funnel full of trains, some of which are parked. BNSF 3993 is on the point of a loaded oil train sitting idle after just re-crewing with a relief crew to get it to H... (more)
UP 5524 leads a quartet of GEs and an empty Canpotex train across the Pend Oreille River at Dover, ID west of Sand Point, ID. Dover is a junction with the Pend Oreille Valley Ry. which operates fr... (more)
Still in primer paint, NS 4046 leads a northbound hopper train through Lewis Run.
Over the past week several BNSF unit grain trains have operated on a detour route over Union Pacific's Lakeside sub, south through Salt Lake City then east through Provo. These trains have been ni... (more)
Yes, steel rails can bend! A westbound rail train rolls through the curve leading to West Doublea on the BNSF's Crookton Cutoff.
The Siemens Chargers are finally leading on the Capitol Corridor and San Joaquin trains. Shown here leaving San Jose in push mode on Capitol #738 for Sacramento.
The Siemens Chargers are finally leading on the Capitol Corridor and San Joaquin trains. Shown here at Alviso (San Jose) on #737 and the South end of San Francisco Bay.
Southbound NS 173 approaches the Kay Drive highway crossing near Easley, SC. A "high and wide" load rides behind the motive power.