The El Segundo prepares to shove a long string of grain hoppers down the Cereal Processors Spur in South Central LA, with the Los Angeles City Hall tower visible off in the distance.
Two brand new NRE 3GS21B Gensets (USAX 6519 and 6520) arrived at Ft. Campbell this week. They are awaiting final set up and start up, which is scheduled to occur within the next week.
THIS IS WHY WE CAN'T HAVE NICE THINGS! A set of UP Gensets waits out the weekend on Myers Street team track in downtown Los Angeles. Sadly the three units have become a canvas for stupidity.
The 7400 Zone switcher pulls a cut of cars over the Dominguez Channel in Carson, CA as it switches industries in the oil refinery rich area.
The LOW10 picks up a car near the end of track at the one time location of the Pacific Electric Torrance shops, today a struggling industrial park.
The Torrance Local works Conoco near Gardena CA next to the aggregate conveyer for Robertson Ready-Mix.
Between the decrease in online customers and security/safety concerns, it's becoming increasingly difficult to shoot classic industrial railroading in action. The YJY68R crew out of UP's J-Yard in... (more)
A CSX genset works next to Delray Tower south of downtown Detroit.
The Marlboro takes the corner at Santa Ana and Olive (going from street running to street running). Soon it will regain private ROW and then cross the Metrolink Orange Sub to begin its drops and p... (more)
Power for UP's LOW10 Torrance Local awaits a call to duty in downtown LA.
Cincy Industrial Track local is seen passing through the flood walls and crossing CSX's Indiana Sub on a hot September afternoon.
LOW10 Torrance Local power sits out the weekend across the river from downtown Los Angeles. Sadly power here is subject to all sorts of vandalism.
A Port of Richmond Crew uses a BNSF genset to spot auto racks at the Point Pontrero docks. Switching operations at BNSF's massive Richmond Auto Yard have been turned over to a cheaper (likely non... (more)