With the SD45's slowly fading from service, the Livingston Local is about as good as it gets on the MRL nowadays. Matched - classic power, mountain grades and industry switching; what could be be... (more)
Pouring on the smoke from the 3 older motors in the consist, 18M accelerates out of the slow order at Matewan with an SD60M leader.
The daily HUTR manifest cruises east into the morning sun at Arlington, SD. They'll stop to set out cars for the ethanol plant at Aurora and soybean plant Volga at the small yard at Aurora. They'... (more)
Iowa Interstate 703 leads the final benefit run of the day just northwest of Mitchellville, Iowa.
Building their train for the day, this pair of ex DRGW GP35's are wound up as they work in the yard.
A smoking EMD of class WDP-4D accelerates after departing Chennai Egmore with 06089 Chennai Central-Velankanni special train.
It was pretty crazy the consists the Santa Fe would put together for their automotive trains in and out of Chicago. Sets of geeps was common in the mid-90's. Also they would throw stuff like this ... (more)
The NS194 rolls through Bucyrus across one of several diamonds at Colsan.
UP 688 (GP38-2) muscles a long cut of cars out of the North Yard for sorting.
An Arcelor Mittal SW1500 shoves a train of flatcars loaded with steel slabs back into the plant at Indiana Harbor in East Chicago while an in-plant water truck waits at the grade crossing. more)
The NS 18M smokes its way through CP Craft with SD 60E leading, and a smoky dash 9 trailing.