One of the Union Pacific’s newer Tier 4’s leads a Global 3 – Global 4 transfer across its own tracks at JB Tower in West Chicago, Illinois. The train has arrived from Rochelle on the UP (CNW) and... (more)
Passing one of the few remaining single track sections on the Sunset Route in CA, UP 3071 nears the west end of Mortmar siding as it races west leading the KG4LB.
Working it's way up the east side of Beaumont Pass, UP 3071 is down on it's knees as it struggles upgrade leading a long KG4LB at Cabazon.
UP 3071 leads a westbound KG4LB through Garnet in the late afternoon as it works across the Yuma Sub.
Two welders get horizontal to replace a worn out floor in the nose of Union Pacific SD40-2 No. 3071 during the locomotive’s transformation into a SD40N at UP’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Littl... (more)
Several welders replace worn out floors and sheet metal during Union Pacific SD40-2 No. 3071’s transformation into a SD40N at the railroad’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, o... (more)
Now that’s a super vac! During a locomotive rebuild process of cutting, welding, grinding, etc., a lot of debris and other contaminants is generated, in addition to all the dirt accumul... (more)
A welder grinds some fresh weld repairs to a plow at Union Pacific’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May 19, 2015. On the left is EMD SD40-2 No. 3071 which is in the proce... (more)
A welder puts some elbow grease into it as he grinds fresh welds on repairs to the nose of Union Pacific SD40-2 No. 3071 at the Downing B. Jenks Shop in North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May 19, 201... (more)
MPRDM crosses the Chippewa River in downtown Eau Claire. The siding here has been storing a baretable train for the past couple months.
UP 3071 and two other SD40-2s haul a manifest westbound, through Wheaton.
UP SD40-2 3071, 2 more UP SD40-2s, and a UP SD70M head Westbound with a manifest through Elmhurst.
A westbound manifest departs Proviso Yard with three UP SD40-2's and a UP SD70M. Here, they slowly approach Elmhurst Station.
MPRSS heads through Rusk, WI a small town east of Menominee.