Westbound departing Willow Springs.
L CHI102 slowly rolls west out of Ransom. A hot Z train is a few miles back, playing catch up and would run around the local at Ancona.
The pair of BN SD60M's shine in the late evening sunlight as they slowly roll through Kernan. The crew left Joliet with 92 cars and have another stop at Chillicothe, before heading to Galesburg.
On a hot evening, the green machines highball under the ATSF searchlights in Verona. The remaining searchlights on the Chillicothe Sub are slated to be replaced later this year.
A light power move heads west through Hodgkins, passing "Harbor."
A UP vehicle train exercises its trackage rights on the BNSF, as its three units head west through Joliet.
With a clean ES44C4 on the point, this westbound Z train picks up speed out of Joliet.
A stack train rolls out of Joliet in nice sunlight.
The green machines lead the 102 local west through Lockport.
BNSF 7849 hammers the throttle after clearing Joliet UD and quickly gets this stack train up to speed.
Running ten minutes behind the JOL201 was the 202 with a pair of BNSF Geeps.
A pair of BNSF Geeps make quite the racket, leading Y JOL201 out of Joliet.
The mean green machines are back on the 102 as they duck under Leon Cook Road in Willow Springs.
A C4 leads this westbound out of Joliet.
A hotshot intermodal highballs under Arsenal Road, near Logistics Park.