One of DMVW's SD45s sits quiet outside of the shops at rural Oakes, ND, likely waiting the call to duty on Monday morning.
Five Montana Rail Link SD45s grind upgrade pushing hard on the rear of a loaded BNSF coal train going west over Bozeman Pass west of Livingston, Montana. Traction sand swirls around the trucks as ... (more)
NYSW SD45s led this stack train from New Jersey to Binghamton, and another SD45 in the form of GTI/ST SD45 675 now leads the train from Binghamton to Buffalo.
"Flared Radiators Return"
Westbound SP train climbing Cajon Pass with snow covered San Gabriel Mountains in distance.
When Guilford Transportation Industries acquired the 6.5 mile Springfield Terminal, it acquired much more than a run-down ex-interurban with a GE 44-tonner. The real value in the acquisition was t... (more)
A Susquehanna freight rolls east past the water tank at Sparta Junction, N.J.
WC SD45 6504 and its mate are in dynamic braking as they ease their train down Byron Hill south of Fond Du Lac, WI on a pleasant spring evening. The 6504 even sported silver trucks, possibly acqui... (more)
In most apropos weather, a Montana Rail Link “funeral train” of 17 retired and soon-to-be-scrapped locomotives prepares to leave Livingston, Montana, on May 24, 2011. The group of EMDs, mostly SD4... (more)
Happiness is a GP35 and a GP30 banded together by SD45s.
A pair of WC SD45s still sporting their BN green paint lead a southbound north of Ladysmith, WI in September 1989.
After chasing the LM up Bozeman Pass, we heard the dispatcher tell them they'd meet one at the top, then we heard the dispatcher tell the Laurel-Pasco train behind them they'd meet the train at Mu... (more)
The train is Empire Service Train 71 arriving. A Roger Puta photograph.
A Roger Puta photograph.