Late in the evening after the lights have come on, power from a BNSF local arrives at the engine facility. Not long before this, an intense downpour engulfed the entire yard.
In the evening following a major downpour, an SD40 and SD39 work Galesburg Yard. The storm has left large puddles throughout the yard, which reflect the illumination from the yard lights. The loco... (more)
At dusk on a summer evening in Galesburg, IL, BNSF's engine facility is filled with a fleet of locomotives.
Late in the day, it's very cold as BNSF 7535 West, likely a manifest out of the Twin Cities, enters Galesburg Yard. The relief valves on the locomotive are kicking up snowflakes as they move down ... (more)
A power transfer on the point of an eastbound manifest arrives at the yard on a cold, snowy evening. Even a newly painted slug is in the mix.
Two pulldown jobs work the massive Galesburg yard.
BNSF 7872 leads the Geometry train east off the Graham cutoff into Galesburg yard.
A new Tier 4 ACe and a older Tier 3 ACe sit in the yard in Galesburg, offering a nice comparison between new and old ACes.