An SD70M-2 and a Dash 9 grind uphill out of Joliet, with a heavy manifest that included two mid-train DPU's.
Four new SD70AH's depart Global 4 as the CIG4 enter's global 4 with there new aerowedge container.
Westbound KG4LB prepares to blast off from Global 4 with a trio of factory fresh SD70AH's.
Trans-Global Solutions, Inc. (ECRX) SD40-2's 3009 and 3008, two recent additions to Global 4, shove a heavy train back into the yard. In the distance, a trio of brand new UP SD70AH's wait to depar... (more)
IC&E SD40-2 6457 and CSX C40-8 7521 lead easbound train Q556 past two famous icons, Joliet Union Station and UD Tower.
The old Rock Island in Joliet is the last place one would expect to shoot an IC&E, but that's exactly what we have here on this sunny afternoon, as SD40-2 6457 leads the Q556 out of town.
Making single digit speed up the grade in Joliet, Iowa 513 and 156 smoke it up on the way to Blue Island.
A sharp CREX ES44AC leads the way south on BNSF train M GALCNI, passing under Interstate 55 in Joliet.
A BN Executive SD70MAC and a CEFX (former Soo Line) SD60 make for a nice lash-up on this westbound vehicle train at Joliet.
The last GTW painted SD40-2, 5936, hangs out in the south yard.
Sunshine, fresh snow and cold temps make for a perfect morning as Iowa 513 and 156 are on their hands and knees, bringing 118 cars up the hill out of Joliet and on to Blue Island.
Iowa Interstate's sharp paint scheme has always been a favorite of mine to shoot in the snow. Under cloudless skies, SD38-2 #157 is in charge of a westbound BISI train, with a string of stacks at ... (more)
The 665 idles on the south end of the yard on a very cold sunny morning
Icicles hang off the number board of the 665 as the temperature got down to the single digits this morning
BNSF GP39E 2929 leads the 201 local west through Joliet.