This line is no more
Further to the catastrophic rains and flash floods in March 2015, much of the line was destroyed. The Poterillos plant is now served by trucks.
In the most arid and dry desert in the world, the Atacama Desert located in the north of Chile, moves the iron train, freight train of the railway company Ferronor, which transports the iron from ... (more)
I'm a poor lonesome signal... (disused)
In the Mantaro Valley
Coordinates of the photographer: South 11d 34m 1.50s - West 75d 52m 3.35s –3697 m / 12129 ft
Railroad: FCCA (Ferrocaril Central Andino)Locomotive: EMD GR12Location: La Oroya, PeruLocomotive #: FCCA 533Train ID: -Photo Date: September 03, 2010
Ferro-Expreso Pampeano Railroad's EMD-built (in 1962) GR12 #6628 charges upgrade and out of the basin of the Riachuelo (Spanish for "small river") with a train of empty grain hoppers. The third ca... (more)
A train full of iron ore goes down in the Huasco valley to the pellets treatment plant. The engine is operated by Ferronor but it wears "Minas de Romeral" markings.
San Lorenzo, one of the most important yards in Argentina. At left a tandem GR12 6624-Alco 8242 going north while the others are waiting for orders.