Great Balls O' Fire! The Loram rail grinder is passing the Triple Crown facility at the east end of Rutherford Yard on #2 main.
The dispatcher told the rail grinding crew that they better not hold up the trailers!
Tail end of the Loram "Mini Grinder" at the Depot as they waited for a water truck to join the convoy. Once gathered the convoy consisted of two SDNR Hyrail pickups, a Hyrail water truck, and the... (more)
Even more surprising than the CDTX loco on 582 came as I was leaving work last night and came across this LORAM mini-grinder. The crew is here to work the Miramar grade's newly installed Welded R... (more)
Loram railgrinder seen at Bunnell.
RG 309 pulls up the main at Elder after clearing for 101, 222 and 40B.
Parked for maintenance as west bound BNSF 5157 passes by.
Railgrinder 306 at rest
The rail grinder is doing the main track at Marathon, CP 103 is going to meet so the grinding came to a halt
light move at trackspeed
The Loram Railgrinder heads to Jasper as it passes through Swan Landing. Click Here to check out my other stuff!
The switchgrinder heads east out of the Newtonville backtrack.
Loram crosses I-85 at Exit 58 (Concord,NC) on the Norfolk Southern Piedmont Division. The water and assorted debris landed on the Interstate resulting in an angry truck driver blowing his horn.
Loram tied down for the weekend.