Union Pacific's 58 local charges westbound through Santaquin, UT on the Union Pacific Sharp Subdivision with a classic SD40 on point. These classic workhorses are a staple of railroad Americana.
UP SD40N 1999 leads a extra grain train past the depot in Arlington Heights. Daylight freights are very rare on this line.
UP 1923 on the Pulldown
Smell that new paint? UP 1882 is one of UP's latest rebuilt SD40's, and is seen here leading the Ogden, UT to Echo, UT local (LUJ51) on Union Pacific's Evanston Subdivision long hood forward. The ... (more)
Union Pacific's Evanston local, waits for a train swap, with the Riverdale local, while the MNPWC, passes westbound through Echo, Utah, on a sunny February day.
A pair of SD40N rebuilds take UP Train MKCSJ 23 past the CB&Q Searchlight Signals at CP Clarke on the BNSF St. Joseph Sub. Aside from the PTC antennas in the background, the SD40-2's and signals ... (more)
Once switching has been completed, Union Pacific's LDI04 "Local 4" with a pair of SD40N's begin to shove back to their train on the siding at Greeley, Colorado after picking up some gond... (more)
Several yard jobs work UP Qundaro Yard at Fairfax, on the left is UP Train YFX82 14 air testing for its transfer run to UP Neff Yard, the YFX57R 14 switching a cut of autoracks, and industry job Y... (more)
A snoot nose leader and an equally clean stablemate complete a pair of SD40N's (SD40-2's overhauled that include ZTR's NEXSYS III-i microprocessor-based control system) lead two other road units o... (more)
A rebuilt Union Pacific EMD SD40N leads a manifest eastbound near Brady, Neb., the day before Halloween 2016. There's no shortage of trains on UP's mainline east of North Platte along Route 30, bu... (more)
A power set is resting quietly in Union Pacific's Arden Yard.
As aging wooden snow fences observe silently the eastbound 'Sinclair local' approaches its namesake. The local's normal consist of tanks & hoppers, bound for the Sinclair refinery, are accompanied... (more)
A UP SD40N leads a UP SD70M with a manifest for Proviso Yard
One of UP's San Antonio locals heads back to Sosan Yard after switching tank cars at the Schlumberger facility just outside of town on the Laredo Sub.
As the snow begins to pick up, a job out of Union Pacific's Sargent Yard in Midtown Memphis works on building up a train near KC Junction.