FXE SD40 3192 along with a leased Helm unit await there next assignment at El Centro.
A pair of local units, one being a nice clean Helm GP38-2.
Rebuilt into an SD40-2, this former Missouri Pacific's SD40 characteristics shine through. It is working the UP/FXE Mexicali/Calexico interchange and awaits its next turn at the UP's El Centro yar... (more)
On a most fitting rainy May 24, 2011, Montana Rail Link gathers 17 retired locomotives at Livingston, Montana, to run as a a special “funeral train” to a scrapper on the west coast. A lot of probl... (more)
A Roger Puta photograph.
SD40s in perfect symmetry
CN 5122 heads up a trio of somewhat rare dynamic brake equipped CN SD40s on an eastbound empty coal train northeast of Boston Bar at Ainslie bridge and tunnel. Mnay CN SD40s were not equipped with... (more)
A CFMQ freight heads towards Amqui at sunset with Lac Matapedia in the background. April snow still covers the ground.
CO 7504 lead a BO GP9 and Chessie GP40-2 on an eastbound freight east out of Ravenna, Ohio on a dreary snowless winter day in 1981.
Utah Railway run through power leads a Wattis Plateau to Nevada Power (Moapa) coal train across 5032 ft. York Summit on Feb. 5, 1994.
SD40 No. 3170 and a SD40-2 prepare to work the Cargill plant in Gainesville on a cool October evening. This was a fitting end to a Southern filled day in Georgia.
A Chessie System SD40 waits under the coaling tower in the yard in Hinton, W.Va.
P45's locomotives briefly appear under the high pressure sodium lights before disappearing into the Cargill plant. The Southern tuxedo paint on 3170 is a still easily noticeable even with the dela... (more)