Only about 10 minutes from sunset, this coal train bound for Sheboygan, WI, rolls off east towards the next crew change at Clinton. The train has just passed thru Calamus in eastern Iowa and is ab... (more)
A loaded grain train out of Yetter bound for Helvetia, LA, for unloading passes thru Independence. Odd ball KCS unit is helping the cause out today. We don't see alot of KCS power in Iowa on the C... (more)
Finally made it out to Verona for some afternoon shots of the classic Santa Fe cantilever signals still protecting this crossover at MP 70.8. The signal gang is working in the area and changes are... (more)
A 10 car passenger special with a new Tier 4 SD70Ace and a freshly repainted ES44AC on the point rolls through this small northeastern Kansas town on its way to St. Louis.
A GE Tier 4 demo and AC600 demo, as well as an old EEC boxcar and caboose, sit in the GE Transportation yard. Locomotives:GECX 2035 ET44AHGECX 6002 AC60CW
The CSX southbound freight with tier 4 power exits the 2nd of the twin tunnels at Hill Station and starts the steady climb upgrade on a hot October day.Its great to have traffic traversing the Cli... (more)
BNSF ET44C4 3904 leads an Alliance, TX - Los Angeles, CA stack train out of Crozier Canyon, dropping into Valentine, AZ.
UP 2613 is on the rear of an eastbound ballast train.
SCAX 907, one of the only F125's cleared to be operating on the mainline, makes the first daylight appearance for its unit's class on the company's Ventura County Line (Ventura Subdivision) as it ... (more)
Two pre-production tier 4 demo units and one CN tier 4 sit on the GE interchange track in Erie, PA. Locomotives:GECX 2031 ET44ACCN 3038 ET44ACGECX 2032 ET44AC
BNSF ET44C4 3979 leads a Willow Springs-North Bay Z train through the dip at West Darling.
A tier 4 GEVO and an SD70MAC power a westbound auto train through Bergen. Locomotives:CSXT 3325 ET44ACCSXT 4794 SD70MAC
A solo GE ET44AC is all that is needed to bring 6100' of intermodal from Toronto BIT, ON to Winnipeg Symington, MB on CN's Superior network.
UP ET44AC 2577 climbs east towards Shawmut on the Gila Sub with a 74 car vehicle train in tow.