2009, one of three Gensets tested by the URR over a couple month period, sits at Irvin over night under a cloudless sky.
2009 switches out rebuilt coke racks off the shop tracks at XB and will put them onto 36E. Ore trains can be seen on 34E, the west yard and in the middle group are a cut of gons and a cut of more ... (more)
2009 rolls off the elevated section of track that splits East Pittsburgh in half and back onto solid ground. The building on the left was the original office building for the URR before moving to ... (more)
After switching out shops at North Bessemer yard PRLX 2009 leads 17 rebuilt coke racks south through the cut just south of the North Bessemer Tunnel. 2009 was the first Genset to be tested on the ... (more)
PRLX 2009 rolls past the old receiving yard with its 3 car train that is bound for the class yard which is just around the corner behind me. 2009 is the third genset to be tested in the last year ... (more)
Working for the Fort Worth & Western.
RJ Corman has begun tests of a Progress Rail Services genset locomotive. Today's consist included 8 loaded sand gons and a RailPower RP20BD genset on several runs up Jett Hill just south of Frank... (more)
Following extensive tests on the Aberdeen & Carolina Western during the summer (with a pair of former SP SD45T-2s), Caterpillar-powered Progress Rail Service GenSet 2002 rests in the morning sun a... (more)