Just as the sun was about to hit the horizon tonight, I shot the UP 7702 leading the G-EN4IL 06 off of the "New South" in Topeka, KS for the ex-RI towards Herington.
A rerouted Superior-Northtown Manifest sports an all green powerset of two SD60Ms and an SD40-2.
As is evident, all units were pulling hard.
Here's the UP 8014 leading the PPTMV2 5 through Topeka this morning. It was an awfully convenient day for one of my classes to be off on a field trip, as I saw this thing hopping onto the Kansas ... (more)
BNSF 1077 was probably enough power to lead this empty baretable train out of Ft. Collins and into Loveland. Note how the train stretches out and around the curve, a mile and a half away.
Climbing along the new third track with eastbound tonnage.
An eastbound works upgrade along the new third mainline now awaiting the addition of ballast—a thick "June gloom" more than evident.