The plate on this engine reads Alborz Niroo Rail road fleet, GM, Class GT26CW, Serial 60-7045 (but this is the road number, not the builder's number), and interestingly, a date according to the Pe... (more)
Oasis in the desert
Empty tank train on the Trans-Iranian railroad going back to the oil fields near the Persian Gulf for refilling.
In the light maintenance hall of the Bafq locomotive depot, here is one of the Alborz-Niroo engines. They were purchased second hand from South Korea where they spent the first part of their life.... (more)