A CSX manifest train races west kicking up some snow as it passes the historic Fonda Courthouse.
Electric locomotive #401 is shunting at the Anshan steel works. Any additional information concerning this engine would be highly appreciated.
SY 0900 is waiting for the next shunting operation at the Anshan steel works.
Lean Green Machine. Tier 4 low emissions locomotive at Michigan City IN. Photo by Jeff Stupar.
SY 1037 is waiting for the next shunting operation at the Anshan steel works shed. This locomotive was kept in very good condition compared to her sisters. The chinese writing on the green front b... (more)
C&O 3910 leads a mixed freight west under the EJ&E bridge at Clarke Junction on the far west side of Gary.
For all the hoopla surrouding Cajon and Tehachapi Pass in Southern California, it should be noted that the UP Yuma sub is no slouch. This particular morning, the Yuma provided non stop action with... (more)
A UP SD70M leads an interesting group of foreign road units on an eastbound stacker through Palm Springs, CA. Trailing the 70M is a pair of CSX Gevo's sandwiching a Ferromex SD70ACE
SY 0902 is waiting in the shadow of the blast furnaces while its slag ladles were filled.
UP 5849 rolls down the mountain into Mohave after a tough fight up and down Tehachapi Pass
UP 6605 shoves on the rear of this southbound mixed goods train passing the Lehigh Cement plant on Tehachapi Pass
A pair of uphill freights meet at Alray, with a Union Pacific Northbound mixed goods train lead by a GE AC45CCTE heading up the Palmdale Cutoff, and BNSF ES44C4 4299 shoving hard on the rear of an... (more)
What a difference a day makes. The first day the rotary operated in 1991 was in a blizzard up to Cumbres Pass. The next day May 5th, for the trip from Cumbres Pass east was crystal blue skies.
I still don't own a drone, but I do have some friends who love to go flying in their little 4-seater... so we flew over to West Memphis to grab shots of the UP yard.
It is always impressive to see how the slag ladles are filled from the blast furnaces in a steel work.