At about 9:30 PM on Saturday, February 20, 2010, a BNSF Railway westbound derailed and caught fire inside Tunnel 9 - The tunnel at the bottom of the famed Tehachapi Loop. The location made fighti... (more)
A tank car rolls into one of the 56 classification tracks at a busy Norris Yard. Thanks to the Southern Railway Historical Association and NS for allowing us to tour their yard.
The clean up of 18G's derailment included cutting the ends off of the tank cars.
A minor derailment occurred this morning at the east end of the UP yard at West Colton when a section of rail rolled over as cars were passing over it. The work crew is busy getting the tank car ... (more)
A view of some former ATSF tank cars sit on a siding at near the BNSF ballast facility at Newberry Springs. To the left, the consist from a military train has been tied down.
Anti Freeze 8 axle tank car.
TRANSCAER...TRANSportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response is a national outreach initiative designed to assist emergency responders in planning and preparing for Haz-Mat related incide... (more)
Just a nice old-style meter gauge tanker
This NOPB train has stopped near the French Quarter. Folks couldn't wait for the train to clear so they began to climb over. Good thing to teach the kids. A huge crowd in the distance can be seen ... (more)