NS 142 has been fighting the winter weather all day and has temporarily succumb to it. Ice has built up in the air lines and has caused the air pressure in the back half of the train to drop drama... (more)
The desert's solitude is briefly interrupted as a UP stack train approaches Vaughn.
Looking fantastic in the late afternoon sunlight, CN SD60 5479 leads BC Rail Dash 9 4654 on a lengthy, westbound A479.
As a Road Foreman for the SOO I was involved with the new SD60's when they came on the property quite often. We're stopped on the west end of Portage Yard to go in the clear for Amtrak on an eastb... (more)
BOPW, crewed by Pan Am at this point, heads back to Providence and Worcester Railroad property with the empty coal train.
On a ridiculously windy day, a stack train hustles through Vaughn, a busy hot spot where the UP crosses underneath the BNSF.
CP 6230 is in charge of a short transfer passing Dayton's Bluff and heading into Pig's Eye Yard. The return-to-service of CP's SD60 fleet was a welcomed sight on my day around the Twin Cities.
EMD products are in charge of a colorful stack train as it rolls west at track speed on the Chicago Line.
A pair of recently reactivated SD60's pull windmill sections over Cherrywood.
A pair of four- packs at Ridgefield Park... Four NYS&W SD60s are at the fuel track being prepped for the evening's SU-99 road freight while four CSX GEs coast by on the River Subdivision.
CP DIM-094 climbs up the slight grade at Guelph Junction with CP 6225 and 5730 providing the horsepower for the movement of 59 wind turbine tower sections.
An SD60 playing in the catfish pond.
CP DIM-094 climbs up the slight grade at Puslinch with CP 6225 and 5730 providing the horsepower for the movement of 59 wind turbine tower sections.
A pair of Soo Line SD60s leads #200 on the BRC at ATSF Nerska. Thomas Szczesniak Jr. photo.
One of my favorites, a Soo Line SD60, roll west out of Pigs Eye Yard along the Mississippi River on one of the coldest days of the year. The sun has set causing the temperature to drop even furthe... (more)