The sun begins to rise as BNSF no. 641 leads another BNSF Dash 9 on the Omaha, NE to Denver, CO manifest at Barr Lake State Park near Brighton, CO on January 02, 2014.
Charleston to Atlanta intermodal 237 sprints down track two in Buford as they pass the iconic statue of Roy Rogers and Trigger at Tannery Row. A visiting BNSF SD75M in the classic Warbonnet livery... (more)
A Heritage I Dash 9 leads a manifest off of the Breck line and onto the double-tracked KO Subdivision to head into Fargo for a crew change.
A meltdown occurred around Casselton on the KO Subdivision when multiple crews died on hours and left the route clogged with stopped trains. Here, a westbound manifest waits for traffic to clear a... (more)
After getting permission through a Foreman's Form B, BNSF's Denver to Cheyenne manifest led by BNSF no. 5423 approaches the Trilby Road Grade Crossing just outside of Fort Collins.
Pan Am Railway's movements of Bakken crude oil through Maine really changed the face of everyday patterns after 2013 began. While CSX and BNSF power had already been seen as far East as Watervill... (more)
Loaded Oil Train CSX K042 Bound For Philly Round The Curve At QG 21 The Old Youman's Rd On The Selkirk Branch On A Warm Early Spring Day In March.
Two warbonnets westbound at Barstow,IL..
Rounding the curve heading east out of the bustling metropolis of Pinecliffe, a BNSF manifest makes its way toward Denver on a bluebird Colorado day.
With dynamic brake grids needing replacing in Union Pacific GE C44-9W No. 9666, a machinist in UP’s Kansas City Locomotive Facility performs some maintenance on the access panels on October 22, 20... (more)
A machinist at Union Pacific’s Kansas City Locomotive Facility works on the access panels for the dynamic brake grids on top of GE C44-9W No. 9666 on October 22, 2013.
After receiving a new crew, an eastbound stack train accelerates toward Fargo glinting nicely in the evening sun. Shot with a Canon SX40 HS which was borrowed from my dad.
BNSF 4729 leads this eastbound auto train through Escalon on the Stockton Sub.
Eastbound stacks under code blue conditions with a -24F air temp. On this day Essex recorded a record low of -35F and it was -40F just before dawn at this spot at the summit of Marias Pass.