In a magnificent place, the Salar de Carcote located right in the Andes at 4000 meters above sea level, this train FCAB rail company that transports mineral concentrate, and is completing his long... (more)
Formation of the Chilean railway company FCAB, coming from the seaport of Mejillones, and a large crossing, heading towards Ollagüe, a town located on the border with Bolivia to almost 4000 meters... (more)
Flamingos and the Railroad: In the middle range of the Andes, 4000 meters above sea level, this train of the railway company FCAB through the huge and impressive "Salar de Ascotan" (Salt flats) on... (more)
Sunset in the Andes: The lights go out in the Salar de Ascotan (second region of Antofagasta, Chile) as well as the day winds down, and this holds loaded train continues its long journey to the se... (more)
FCAB Antofagasta train at full power - faster and with a demonic roar, with silver pots San Cristobal Mine in Bolivia, toward the border town of Ollagüe, across the great Ascotan salt lake.
FCAB convoy, carrying sulfuric acid, copper, and warehouses loaded from Bolivia. Passing by the mining sector of Sierra Gorda.
Wide open space and an impressive 2300 ton train on 1 metre gauge. 3 locomotives of the FCAB are pulling a loaded train (lead/zinc/silver concentrates in containers) from the San Cristóbal mine i... (more)
Shunting at dawn in the Atacama desert