A BNSF manifest freight grinds its way upgrade in the Wind River Canyon with two Tier 4 GEVOs, an AC GEVO, and an ex BN SD60.
An SD50 and SD40-3 lead an autorack train west under the NYC searchlight signals at the Depew Amtrak Station.
An NS GP38-2 pushes a tie train on Dean Siding in Erie while MOW equipment has arrived on the storage track for a tie replacement project on the ex. NKP trackage.
The CSX Erie yard power these days consists of an SD50 and an SD40-3, which makes for an interesting pair of an older EMD and a newly rebuilt one.
An AC6000, C40-8, and SD40-2 make up the consist of this westbound manifest freight on CSX. This was one of the last runs this standard cab C40-8 would make before being retired.
A westbound CSX intermodal train speeds past a second westbound intermodal train that is crawling through the controlled siding to allow a hi-rail truck inspecting for heat damage to pass.
A pair of GE Tier 4 GEVOs have been painted for the Navejo Mine Railroad in New Mexico and await pickup from GE Transportation in Erie. These two locomotives are ex-GE demonstrator units and reta... (more)
CSX 5113 leads a loaded trash train west through Erie, PA with an ex-Conrail Dash 8 trailing.
CSX 5113 AC44CW
CSX 7391 C40-8W
A westbound Amtrak pulls through the jumble of track around the site of the Rochester Station construction. The "switch to nowhere" will eventually lead to the new mainline, while the tr... (more)
CSX #8014 is an SD40-2 that was built as L&N SD40-2 #8014. In this shot it's the power for a welded rail train that is going to be dropping rail for the scale track in the Erie, PA yard.
CSX intermodal train L157 crosses over I-90 and heads west towards Batavia.
The C&O Dash 7 8272 visits its birthplace at GE Transportation in Erie and awaits final transportation to the Lakeshore Railroad Museum.
The C&O Dash 7 8272 has been immaculately restored by the talented crews at CSX's Huntington Shops. All of the interior and prime mover has been repainted back to original colors.
The C&O Dash 7 8272 has returned to its birthplace at the GE Transportation Plant in Erie. The locomotive is positioned outside the GE Customer Innovation Center before its final move to the Lakes... (more)