BNSF 2718 (GP39-2) runs next to a crowded Packinghouse Road in Denver. This area, known as the 'Stockyards', is getting a $1B makeover and many of the businesses that used to line this industrial... (more)
The major "Central" highway ("Carretera Central") shares the narrow Rimac River valley with the Central Andean Raiway (Ferrocarril Central Andino) such as this spot where the t... (more)
While driving down Interstate 86, I came across PATCO car 1076, returning from overhaul. This car one of PATCO's 120 cars, all of which have or will be visiting Alstom in Hornell, NY to extend the... (more)
While Willamette & Pacific's black widow unit switches out the steam-powered sawmill at Dawson, a log truck delivers another load of raw material.
The Denver Rock Island Railroad has to navigate roads on a daily basis in the small industrial area north of the stockyards.
Two former UP/BN Geep's sit silent in the yard near Kanawha Eagle's West Carbon Mine on the former Winifrede Railroad, a railroad itself that predates the famous C&O mainline through the New River... (more)
A set of UP road power idles at the Alpha Resources mine at McClure, VA as its string of empty Rio Grande hoppers is loaded with met coal for Geneva Steel at Provo, UT. The coal truck is how raw c... (more)
After dropping off cars and moving around cars at the Silica Sand Plant the power for UP Jeff City Sub Local LSE59 06 heads back to its train occupying main one on the Jeff City Sub.
Alfalfa hay season is in full swing in this agriculture-rich southern portion of Colorado as SLRG FP10 #1100 is seen working the Monte Vista Turn as it slows for the yard limits in Monte Vista. Ju... (more)