A fresh load of slabs out of Edgar Thomson Works is on the roll out of the plant. The slabs are destined for the Irvin Works located a few miles up the Monongahela River in Dravosburg. There the s... (more)
NS GP38-3 rebuild #5801 leads the C46 local west under the URR tracks in Braddock, PA
There are not many heavy industries heavier than the steel industry! It's a busy scene at the USS Edgar Thomson Works as ET-2 hauls two smoking empty bottle cars back after emptying their molten i... (more)
ET-4 Spots custom flats on the trestle at the blast furnace at ET while the furnaces are down for work.
ET-1 sits on the backside of the Furnaces at ET awaiting to be called to work.
Daylight 76 crew, doing Mill work before hauling slabs to Irvin shoves a cut of outbound slabs into the Valley yard. This would later go to NS's Kenny Yard.
Towards the end of their shift the third turn 2 crew spots scrap and lime at the BOP shop.
ET-6, A former P&LE SW1500 pulls a cut of loaded Ore cars out of the west end Port Perry yard tracks to shove up on top of the blast furnace trestle.
On a beautiful morning in the Mon Valley, URR 3 waits for the daylight remote crew to come on duty for another day of non stop pulling/spotting the dual strand caster at ET with #1 and 3 blast fur... (more)
Steam fills the air of the US Steel Mon Valley Works Edgar Thompson steel plant that sits along the Monongahela River in Braddock, Pennsylvania. A barge of coal against the current up the river as... (more)
V705 Rolling on by the US Steel Edgar Thomson Plant.
The USS' massive Edgar Thomson Steel Works provides a glorious industrial background for westbound Q359 on a fantastic autumn evening.
K212 heads west before heading north and then east.
A pair of former Conrail engines lead a SW1500 to a stop in Braddock as they wait for a eastbound manifest to pass. The tail end of the train can be seen just right of the engines