Most, if not all of this will more than likely be scrap metal or razor blades pretty soon with the announcement of this plant closing up shop.
The east deadlines at NRE are still quite colorful despite the recent purge in equipment. In the foreground is an ex-IC Paducah rebuilt SD20, originally Southern SD24 6331.
The deadlines east of the shop at NRE are thinning, but there are still some need engines to see: Built as an SD45 as CNW 913, it was sold and rebuilt as an SD40M-2 as SP 8670. At the merger, UP p... (more)
An eye-candy view from the summer of 2019 at the former Rock Island yard and shop in Silvis, Illinois.
All The Pacifics? Was originally built for Missouri Pacific in 1/1970 as 759 (SD40), eventually being renumbered as MP 3059 (SD40), and being rebuilt and later going to Southern Pacific 8634 (SD40... (more)
NREX SW1200RSm 1237 sits in the yard in Decatur.
A ex-UP SD40M-2, now NREX 2748, leads the Stillwater Central train 407 by the glass plant in Sapulpa, OK towards Oklahoma City. NREX 2748 is originally a ex-CNW SD45 and rebuilt by UP and NREX.
An assortment of power sits at NRE Dixmoor waiting for an unknown future.
NREX 109 sits with string of old diesel locomotives at National Railway Equipment in Dixmoor, IL.