One of the first orders of the day is switching the Malt Co.
With 19 from River and Rail, job 01 crawls past the dilapidated Leeve Yard. Currently all yard tracks are out of service, and only #3 track is in operating condition. Word was back in the day, thi... (more)
Passing the Bud King Ice Arena, Job 01 pulls a cut of 8-loaded sand gons onto the "mainline". Once fully on the main, they would shove the cut just beyond the switch, go grab 8 empties, and then p... (more)
Job 01 has train LTA-42 fully assembled and all ready to go on the old mainline, while an aging Northwestern switch stand battles a late April snow storm.
With fertilizer traffic on the rise, UP has been kept quite busy moving cars between their yard and industries on the other end of town. At 18:40 Job 01 trots back to the yard with a cut of hopper... (more)
Road train LTA-42 backs out of the yard, past the power for switch job 01. Sadly this is about the busiest the yard gets anymore...
Changchun light rail vehicles are manufactured by Xiangtan Electric of China.