A pair of CN units was a nice change of pace on this winter day as compared to the constant stream of BNSF power thru Ashland, NE.
CN 3012 heads through Petitcodiac, New Brunswick, hauling a B730 potash train towards Saint John, New Brunswick. A smaller train than normal, at only 105 cars.
CN SD75I 5651 + IC SD70 1029 lift 168 platforms out of Armstrong on a cold morning
Lots to see in the BNSF engine servicing facility this morning, including a MOW crane car set, a visiting UP engine, and two Canadian National units, including CN 8888 (SD70M-2).
CN 3012 leads westbound train 406, as they approach Hampton, New Brunswick. There wasn't much going on, weather wise, for most of the day. About 15 minutes before the train arrived, it started to ... (more)
A first time for CN GE power on the Bessemer, a southbound loaded ore train departs the harbor in Conneaut.
A pair of newer ET44AC's lift a 85 car Winnipeg, MB - Toronto, ON freight out of Armstrong. Train X317 sits in the siding for the meet, filled out with 54 "SKNX Saskatchewan" cylindrical... (more)
CN 5743 and an SD40-2W bring an intermodal transfer from Waterfront Yard into Glen Yard, shortly after CN began handling their own container traffic out of the Port of Vancouver. CN has contracted... (more)
M338 is departing Dubuque bound for Hawthorne. The train is crossing the Mississippi River and into Illinois. The train also crosses the BNSF Aurora Sub, then goes into a short tunnel, before comi... (more)
The first time GE locomotives have run on the Bessemer. A pair of CN Dash 9's lead an ore train out of Conneaut while trout fishermen watch from the bank.
CN SD40-2 5366 leads a monster consist westbound through Ivanhoe on the L515.
Reportedly unhappy with CP's handling of their Centerm container traffic, CN has begun running boxes over the Burrard Inlet line and New West Sub as of January. Here's 2277 leading the midday Wate... (more)
With the sun starting to make it's way over the hillside, CN 2825 leads westbound train 305, slowly out of Moncton, seen here passing over the Homestead Road at Berry Mills, New Brunswick.
CN 2860's paint is still clean and fresh enough to contrast nicely with the snow and blue skies!