An ArcelorMittal GP15-1 and an SW1500 bring a lengthy train of empties out of the plant and into the Lakefront Yard.
Chicago & North Western EMD GP15-1 No. 4417 switches a train at Butler yard in Butler, Wisconsin, after the passing of a quick moving storm toward the end of a day in June 1984.
The sorting of engines in the UP's North Yard in Denver is fun to watch. The remote engineers pull a long line of freight cars from a receiving track and then give brief spurts of power as they s... (more)
The remote operator of UPY 618 (former Missouri Pacific GP15-1) brings the short freight into the North Yard for sorting.
The icicles on UPY 618 tell the story. A deep freeze along the Front Range makes for a miserable day operating the remotes in the UP's North Yard.
The North Yard in Denver offers a unique advantage point to photograph and video yard operations of the Union Pacific. The adjacent elevated viaduct has no fences to obstruct the view and the yar... (more)
A trio of UPY GP15s switch at Del Monte in Rochelle with LPG04.
UPY 681 (GP15-1) works the 36th Street Yard in Denver while UP 695 works the adjacent intermodal facility
UPY 681 was built for the Missouri Pacific in 1982. You can find a number of the former MoPac GP15-1's in the various yards around the Denver area.
CSX H751, the company's news 500-mile road local, rolls through Big Rock near Scott Depot, W.Va., with EMD GP15-1 No. 1552 in the lead. The new H-series local performs all local work previously ha... (more)
Duo of EMD GP15-1, UPY's 546 and 681, leading a local train of Union Pacific by UP Limon Sub in Aurora, Colorado.
Work continues on the UP 656 as it sits outside the Jenks Locomotive Shops. Photo taken with permission.
Five different locomotive models sit outside the Jenks Locomotive Shops waiting for repairs to be done. Photo taken with permission.
The crew takes a break while ground forces clear the small yard and switches of recent snowfall.
In the background is the former Chetek Feed & Farm Supply building, once served the railroad. T... (more)
In blizzard conditions UPY 618 (ex Missouri Pacific GP15-1) crosses Brighton Boulevard and delivers a set of oil cans to a refinery in Commerce City, Colorado.