These engines were formerly in service in South Korea. Today, they belong to Alborz Niroo, a private company independent from the RAI.
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Nearing the Summit of the Alleghenies on a beautiful summer morning.
Swedish design, Austrian builder, Iranian operator.
A 864HP diesel EMD G18W built in 1968 and a 4800 hp electric ASEA Rc4 #651 share the Jolfa engine shed. The G18W was rebuilt with a new nose.
On the Tehran - Tabriz line, west of Myaneh, a Mashhad Tabriz night train travelling almost all of Iran from East to West passes through a round shape gallery in a remote area.
A northbound freight travels on the north part of the Trans-Iranian, in the scenic Hablerud river valley.
The SMS Railroad is out for a rare Saturday morning job. Some lumber cars were moved out, and loads pulled in, and the crew then called it a days work.