The "Oil Local" goes about its work at KA Steel in Lemont, with an EJ&E SD38-2 in charge.
Built as the Central Vermont 4549 in March of 1957, the GTW 4623 is still getting the job done 57 years later!
IC 1036 zig zags its way back into the South Yard Lead of CN's East Joliet Yard.
A great lash-up heads east out of Joliet, crossing the old Rock Island diamond in the distance.
The L509 is in the midst of its trip to East Morris with an SD70I and a former UP C40-8. CN recently purchased another batch of UP's C40-8's, but due to a power shortage, they brought them into se... (more)
In run 8, a pair of BNSF Geeps blast out of Joliet, headed for industries a bit further west of here.
EJ&E 674 and 675 are just beginning their journey down the River Line, as they approach Route 126 in downtown Plainfield.
IC&E SD40-2 6454 switches out some stacks at the east end of Bensenville Yard.
A pair of CP GP9's sit in the west diesel pit.
EJ&E 674 and 675 lead the daily L509 job down the River Line in Plainfield.
After a mainly cloudy day, the sun came out when it really counted! A veteran Grand Trunk GP9R and a CN C40-8M highball north through Joliet with the L509 River Line Job.
A trio of new SD70AH's await clearance into G4.
You just never know what you might catch on the CN's River Line Local these days. Today, we have a CSX SD40-2 leading a CN SD60F.
How's this for a combo? NREX 3829 (GP7u, built as the ATSF 2872 in November of 1953) and MALX 1330 (Alco C420, a former Louisville & Nashville unit, built in August of 1967 as the Monon 513) wait ... (more)