NS train 955 arrived overnight and is stilling in the middle of the yard if you look closely. Lots of other sights pictured here including NS 8520.
Five prototype “DC to AC” rebuild locomotives gathered together on the circle tracks in front of Juniata Locomotive Shop’s newly installed turntable for a family portrait in Altoona, PA, on Februa... (more)
Norfolk Southern poses five of its specially painted DC to AC rebuilds outside of the Juniata Shops in Altoona, Pennsylvania. These prototypes represent Norfolk Southern's commitment to recycle ol... (more)
Something New, Something BrokenRecently-released red mane (or Knuckles Bonnet, you decide) rebuild 8520 was posed out in the open for a few days following its official PR photos. Am... (more)
The latest in Norfolk Southern’s DC to AC conversion program is SD70ACC 1800, seen here fresh out of the Juniata Paint Shop in Altoona, PA. Original built in 9/1994 as EMD SD70 #2537, 1800 was reb... (more)
Intermodal train 21M, led by AC44C6M 4000, passes AC44C6CF 8520 at Juniata Locomotive Shop in Altoona, Pa. Photo by Casey Thomason. For more information about Norfolk Southern, visit more)
Duct Tape Can't Fix Everything...
...despite popular belief. Though the talented shop force at Juniata probably can fix anything. NS 4001, the AC44C6M that was involved in the 59... (more)
Snow Squall Shifting
Norfolk Southern keeps a couple of ex-Reading SW1001s on the roster, at least two of which hang around Altoona for use as the shop goat. Here we find the regul... (more)
Variety of locomotives in Juniata locomotive shop under a threatening sky that would bring heavy rain during the afternoon. Built in 1888 - 1990 and expanded in 1924 - 1925, Juniata Shop it was an... (more)
An Ever-Changing Scene--As the Sun Sets The Juniata Locomotive Shop is a never-ending source of interest. On each visit, the details are always a little different. Different locomot... (more)
Juniata Nights, City LightsThe companion photo to this photo and my 100th contribution to this database provides an... (more)
The Shops Never SleepJust because night has fallen doesn't mean a railroad shop can hang up the tools for the day and go home. The Juniata Locomotive Shop is a 24/7 operation, and t... (more)