Damaged rail can be caused by flat spots on wheels and high tonnage. Defects like this one can eventually give way and cause a derailment, especially in cold weather. Railroads are usually thorou... (more)
The CSX Chessie System Heritage unit leads the Loiusville to Philadelphia autorack train past the historic B&O Railroad designed station at Point of Rocks on a foggy July morning.
Many Chessie ... (more)
Led by a matched pair of GE P42DCs, Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr begins its journey through the Rocky Mountains on Union Pacific's Moffat Tunnel Subdivision. The eight-car passenger trai... (more)