This old work horse is still earning its keep but for how long...
This is what became of a couple of IHB SW1500's. IHB 1506 and 1508 have been rebuilt into RP15BDF's to run on compressed natural gas/diesel.
The old and the new works together at the west end of Gibson Yard. So far, two IHB SW1500's have been rebuilt into RP15BDF's to run on compressed natural gas/diesel. Here are the two as they work ... (more)
UP is doing track work on the Dallas Sub between Dallas and Big Sandy Texas which has caused the Texas Eagle service to be altered. Here is the Texas Eagle detouring on the former Southern Pacific... (more)
The western roads are represented pulling a grain train through Plainfield while an atv rider looks on.
Long time resident of Joliet (MVPX 15) has seen odd ball power come and go over the past few months. A couple of SD40-2's now keeps it company till they are sent out on their way.
METX 177 sporting the newest Metra paint scheme shoves an inbound train to the city as it approaches it's stop in New Lenox.
The thaw is underway in the Chicagoland area as BCOL 4649 leads a southbound mixed train through Plainfield with a colorful consist.
The outbound California Zephyr is winning the race as it has over taken a Metra train that just departed Western Springs on the race track.
BCOL 4609 leads an intermodal train on the former EJ&E as it slowly rolls through Plainfield on a beautiful afternoon.
The colorful 2017 Operation North Pole train rolls through Arlington Park Metra Station on its way to Des Plains with a train load of kids enjoying the Christmas festivities on the train.