A CN "landbarge" heads east, crossing the former Rock Island in the background.
A new C4 heads west through Joliet with a stack train.
Hard to beat a Warbonnet in evening sunlight. BNSF 4717 leads three sister Dash 9's out of Joliet.
The westbound L CHI102 highballs out of Joliet with a sweet lash-up!
A Silvis, IL - Blue Island, IL ethanol train heads east under some remaining Rock Island history. The Rock Island heritage unit is right where it belongs, on the point.
A Kasgro 122 Ton - 25’ Depressed Deck Flat Car sits at the CN yard, with a transformer. Kasgro is the builder of “World’s Largest Railroad Car” Their web site states; "From our twelve-axle, 340-to... (more)
A CN SD75I and a pair of former Santa Fe Dash 8's lead a westbound mixed freight through Joliet.
CN SD60 5423 leads a sister SD60 at CP Ruff in Joliet.
A pair of STBX SD40M-2s switch out the south end of Global 4.
After bringing the River Line Local (L509) in, a classic pair of IC SD70's switch some cars at the south end of CN's East Joliet Yard.
A fun, four pack of light engines heads west down Main 1, as an eastbound passes on 2. Leading is a Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP50, followed by a BNSF "Smurf" GP38-2, a BN Cascade green GP39-2R and a BN... (more)
CN 8843 grinds up the Joliet Hill with A446, a freight from Fon Du Lac, WI to Chicago, IL (BRC Clearing Yard). Third out is DME 6094, the 20th Anniversary unit.
Under the watchful eye of a BNSF police officer, CSX 7862 leads a westbound vehicle train out of Joliet.
Running west in the sweet evening light, Y JOL202 sports BN and BNSF Geeps at the front and ATSF and BNSF (Smurf) Geeps at the rear. A nice surprise!
A pair of former Oakway SD60's are in the process of making a setout at the East Joliet Yard. They are passing through the plant at CP Ruff, visible in the background.