The UP 7986 rounds the bend into perfect golden glow just before CP East Shawmut as her 15k foot train trails behind.
ISILB1-25 (Intermodal-Santa Teresa, NM-Long Beach)
UP 9093 slowly climbs the Shawmut grade with its 3x1x0 manifest. UP 1943, "The Spirit of the Union Pacific" was the Mid-train DPU.
A pair of ponies race around the top bend of the Shawmut grade as they drop downhill in the middle of the Sonoran desert.
With storms behind them, and a new crew on board. The UP 6706 sits with the golden sun glaring on the nose of their unit as the IDILB awaits the dispatchers go-ahead to leave!
One of the last active Southern Pacific patched locomotives leads the ILBEW-22 as they continue their pull up and through the Fenner grade!
Railfan history! The last known CNW patched locomotive and one of the last active SP patched locomotives meet in the middle of the New Mexico desert as they both respectively lead their own trains... (more)
The ILBEW-15 (Intermodal-Long Beach-Englewood/Houston, TX) flys through the eastern end of Casa Grande, AZ with a train of nearly all XPO containers in tow.
The ZAILC rounds the bend into CP SP988 AKA 36th street and the Tuscon Yard near minutes away from a extremely quick crew change!
The Premium Intermodal-Atlanta-LATC also known as the ZAILC rounds the bend on the top track of the Union Pacific Lordsburg Subdivision. This train is notorious for having all NS power lead it fro... (more)
Amtrak train number 55 arrives into White River Junction about 5 minutes behind schedule as passengers eagerly wait outside in the freezing morning temperatures.
A dozen or so AEM-7s sit along Seaview Railroad tracks awaiting an uncertain fate. Currently saved from the scrapper, these units are privately owned and are rumored to be going to Keolis for test... (more)
Seaview #5 crosses a crossing in a massive industrial park as they continue their days work.
The BNSF 7327 shoves hard on this massive 3x1 manifest heading east for the Arizona Divide.
The Western Pacific "heritage unit" leads the wetbound premium Intermodal-Marion, AR-Los Angeles as it swings though the massive Shawmut S curve.
The Western Pacific "heritage unit" leads the westbound premium Intermodal-Marion, AR-Los Angeles as it swings through the massive Shawmut "S" curve.