A pair of brand new Siemens ACS-64 electric locomotives soak up some sun at Amtrak's Ivy City engine terminal in Washington DC on a chilly January 22nd, 2015. Amtrak 625 and 626 were built by Sie... (more)
Siemens is currently building new electric power for Amtrak near Sacramento, California. The new engines, model ACS-64, are high-tech engines that will replace the now mothballed HHP-8s and the r... (more)
Built by then-new EMD (formed by the merger of General Motors' EMC and part of Winton Engine on January 1, 1941) in December 1941, Amtrak SW1 737 is still alive and well 73 years later! Th... (more)
CSX Dash 8-40CW 7713 and Dash 9-44CW 9025 rest in the sun at the railroad's Acca Yard in Richmond, Virginia, on January 20th, 2015.
CSX train Q468, an eastbound lead by Dash 9-44CW 7822 and SD70MAC 4547, swings north to the Hamlet Yard in Hamlet, North Carolina, on January 19th, 2015.
Hampton Roads Transit operates "The Tide," a light rail line that extends 7.4 miles from the Eastern Virginia Medical Center complex east through downtown Norfolk to Newtown Road at the ... (more)
CSX train Q491 departs the yard in Hamlet, North Carolina, for a destination east of here. General Electric ES44AC 3045 is in the lead, with AC6000CW 678 giving an assist.
Sitting outside the Norfolk & Portsmouth Belt Line offices on January 20th, 2015, was Norfolk Southern SD40-2 3495, wearing Operation Lifesaver markings. Built in December 1978 as Burlington Nort... (more)
A CSX eastbound train, led by Dash 8-40CW 7792, approaches the yard in Hamlet, North Carolina, on January 19th, 2015.
On January 20th, 2015, Buckingham Branch GP16 number 8 brings a single car across the diamond at the CSX crossing. As it does, it passes the old Richmond Fredericksburg & Potomac tower that prote... (more)
When things are slow, you shoot whatever comes along. In this case, a Sperry track evaluation vehicle at Monroe Junction in Hamlet, North Carolina, on January 19th, 2015.
Couplers are a wonderful invention! Here are a pair of Type E double shelf couplers on tank cars rolling along at about 40 miles per hour on BNSF Railway's Barstow to San Diego train, nicknamed t... (more)
Amtrak train 79, the Carolinian headed from New York, NY, to Charlotte, NC, rounds the last curve as it approaches the station in Cary, North Carolina, on January 16th, 2015. The engineer ... (more)
A set of North Carolina Department of Transportation equipment, led by F59PH 1810 (the "City of Greensboro"), winds its way through an industrial district in Raleigh, North Carolina, as ... (more)
Running an hour late, Amtrak P42DCs 12 and 153 are bringing train 92, the northbound Silver Star, into Raleigh, North Carolina, on January 16th, 2015.