CN2329 loads coal late in the evening, on the steep Luscar industrial spur. The grade here is about 1-1.3%, however the rear of the train is tipped over a steep 2.7%. This is mountain railroading ... (more)
Bran-New CN 2973 loads coal from Teck's Cardinal River Mine. Coal from the Cardinal River is brought to Luscar, by huge haul trucks, then processed for destinations around the world. The locomot... (more)
Train AM-1, with 74 cars and interleaved C420's and RS11's, passes the New Jersey Zinc Company's west plant in Palmerton. The zinc company was by far the largest employer in Palmerton, but the by-... (more)
The Conrail office car train passes the still-operating Bethlehem Steel complex on a crisp December morning.
With Detroit Edison coal loads in tow, CSX N811 parades along the Big Sandy River, splitting a pair of oddball bracket mast signals housing C&O-style signals, westb... (more)
In the San Francisco Bay Area along Carquinez straits, Union Pacific 5257 leads auto racks around the curve at the iconic C@H sugar refinery. Since 1906 the sugar refinery has been processing suga... (more)
Recently delivered Railserve Leaf DKPX 2543 sits near the tractor shed awaiting service. More information from the Railserve website: The Railserve LEAF® Locomotive uses a single Cummins QSX15-L3... (more)
One of Armco Steel's SW 1001's switches the plant in Butler, PA, along the B&LE main line.
2M62U diesel locomotive with freight train at the Kanatchikovo station on The "Moscow Little Ring Railway". At the background you can see Moscow thermal power station №20. "The Moscow Little... (more)
After a series of heavy rains, the Buffalo & Pittsburgh suffered some flooding along its former Pennsylvania Railroad low-grade line near DuBois, Pennsylvania, stranding a coal train at the Lady J... (more)
Leased to Arcelor Mittal, GMTX 115 shuffles around a handful of scrap gondolas for interchange with the IHB along Dock Street.
Westbound empty coil train cuts through the Steel Mills of East Chicago on the very east end of the Indiana Harbor Belt.
On the second day of 2015, a trio of Blue Ridge Southern SD40-2's assigned to T31 switch the paper plant in Canton, North Carolina before working eastbound to the NS interchange in Asheville.
As a Arcelor Mittal plant switcher brings a loaded coil train out to the Lakefront Yard, the eastbound bottle train is seen arriving from the Riverdale Plant with a high hood GP38-2.