The Anderson job wanders north toward the interchange on Eclipse Day. We came for the Eclipse and also knocked Pickens Railway off of our list. I think these are the last U18B's left.
Nearing the locale with the unlikely name of Gluck, the daily job climbs a short rise making its distinct "big tractor" sound, unique to this 8-cylinder version of the FDL prime mover. I... (more)
Seeing Double? Things are BOOMING on Pickens' Anderson Job as they are back to running 2 U18Bs once again after a few years of only running a solo unit during the economic downturn. Traffic... (more)
Under The Stars: This little critter was once hidden away inside the BASF Plant right up the road from this spot, but now BASF/Honeywell is closed and a new paper mill, First Quality, has ... (more)
'Twas 2 nights before Christmas, and all 3 GEs lay, where 2 stay put, and 1 waits to work another day...
PICK 9504 takes a long vacation from operations. Since the economic downturn, Pickens Railway has expericenced some loss in business, including Owens Corning, who turned to trucks to bring in thei... (more)