A BN coal train crosses the UP at Grand Island on the original crossing.
Rear DPU's are becoming more common on stack trains but this is the first time I've seen mid train helpers.
UP 2181, 6156 still in SP paint, & 6816 deliver coal to the Platte Generating Station.
UP 7116, 7063 pull a manifest through Grand Island
Westbound empties behind a pair of AC4400CW's. The second unit, number 6392, is still in SP paint.
Southern Belle, SD70ACe, KCS 4111, leads BNSF 5648, and sister "Belle", KCS 4048, west with 125 coal empties, as they speed into the setting sun, on the way back to the Powder River Basin for anot... (more)
Delivering loads to the Platte Generating Station. Half the loads are left on the loop track and the other half are pulled outside of the plant until they clear Wildwood Drive.
A pair of SD60M's #2415 & 2416 do some switching in the small UP yard at Grand Island.
BNSF 9693 is in DPU mode on an eastbound coal train.
A GP60 and a B40-8 are on the Aurora local today. This was a nice surprise as I usually see some variation of the GP39. Don't know why but the GP60 is one of my favorite locomotives and it's in ... (more)
Westbound rail grinder on the BNSF at Grand Island NE.
This former Indiana Railroad SD10 works for DTE Railcar at the former Cornhusker Army Ammunitions Plant.