GenSet rests at the former US Steel Prep plant facility that Progress now owns. It along with a few other odd ball locomotives call this place home.
LOW10 Torrance Local power sits out the weekend across the river from downtown Los Angeles. Sadly power here is subject to all sorts of vandalism.
A Port of Richmond Crew uses a BNSF genset to spot auto racks at the Point Pontrero docks. Switching operations at BNSF's massive Richmond Auto Yard have been turned over to a cheaper (likely non... (more)
Two 3GS21Bs cruise down the center of Olive Street on a beautiful summer day.
While checking out the location of the Pacific Harbor Line's former enginehouse at their now-gone Pier A Yard, a pair of NRE 3GS21B locomotives (31 and 30) were found crossing Alameda Street where... (more)
IHB Genset 2142 rests near the yard office at Blue Island Yard.
A solo Harbor genset struggles to get this local train moving west through Blue Island past the abandoned gate tower.
Power rests over the weekend near UP's 4th Street Yard.
With the Earth Day spirit in mind, Cal Northern used their gensets while working in and around woodland, CA. Here CFNR 502 shuffles a variety of boxcars on Pflug Packaging's track as puffy white c... (more)
The crew on UPY 2724 have a chat with a couple Anaheim PD motorcycle officers when the circus train came to a stop heading up Olive St. They were bringing the circus train up to meet up with the ... (more)
CSX genset 1314 sits in the West Springfield Yard waiting for it's next call to duty as the Q022 bound for Worcester, MA passes through the yard.
One of the now ubiquitous genset units lays over at the West Anaheim Wye. Though remote controlled GP38-2's have made a comeback, most if not all OC locals are powered by these units.
The East Industries Job has finished for the day and dropped its train along Downey Road where it will soon be manned again by the South Industries Job in a gritty area of LA where freight in clas... (more)
A CSX genset awaits it's next call to duty in the West Springfield Yard.
After waiting for two BNSF westbounds to clear up, UP YLA51 heads over the diamonds at Hobart Tower, now known as "San Pedro Jct."