CCGX GP9rm 4015 switches out "caustic soda" tanks at the large Aditya Birla AV Terrace Bay pulp mill. The unit had just arrived from the Orangeville & Brampton Railway
Dusty Coal Mine
4-6-4+4-6-4 Garratt 15A 414 is shunting in the coal mine of Hwange after we organised and paid the repair of the loco to make it fit for our charter trains. What look... (more)
Heavy 16 axles "Torpedo" cars with molten pig iron, which were brought from the blast furnace "Rogesa" in Dillingen to Völklingen with an electric locomotive, to the Saarstahl steelworks nearby, a... (more)
A set of Arcelor Mittal power makes a light power move the yard back into the plant in East Chicago, Indiana. A railroad crewman can be seen near the crossover, having been driven there in the whi... (more)
A single NS GP38-2 runs long hood forward to bring two gons of scrap and a long train of empty steel-coil cars into the Arcelor Mittal yard in East Chicago. Locomotives:NS 5360 GP38-2
SM48 with 40 empty coal cars is leaving Siekierki power plant in its way to Jeziorna
A Mittal SW1200 shoves a train back into the plant in East Chicago.
CEIW 4295 (GP7R) sits in Lapel, Indiana by the Owens-Brockway plant.
Just before Amtrak and the end of passenger service on the CNW, F7 4072A brings a Chicago-Milwaukee train past the Milwaukee Solvay Coke plant in Milwaukee, WI in April of 1971. Bob Ferge photo fr... (more)
A Mittal SW1500 brings a bottle train east out of the mill at Indiana Harbor.
Shooting from a crumbling pedestrian walkway, we see an Arcelor Mittal SW1200 pull a cut of coil cars from the plant in East Chicago. Locomotives:MTSX 8 SW1200
A Arcelor Mittal SW1550 and GP15 pull a massive cut of steel coil cars from the Arcelor Mittal plant on a rainy day in East Chicago. Locomotives:MTSX 305 SW1500MTSX 417 GP15-1
An Arcelor Mittal SW1550 pulls a cut of steel slab gons from the East Chicago plant.Locomotives:MTSX 115 SW1500
Late afternoon and BNSF's Grand Rapids local out of Superior, WI arrives in the yard to drop off most of their train to interchange with the Cloquet Terminal RR who will in turn switch the Sappi m... (more)