In Livingston, Montana, on May 7, 2012, Montana Rail Link EMD SD9 No. 608 is in MRL’s Livingston Shops getting sheet metal work done by a machinist. Two tracks over in the background in the process of repair is SD45 No. 328.
The EMD SD (special duty) series are a strong and reliable kind of locomotive which still serve America's rails today. They have proved themselves reliable by clocking in several million miles of freight service over several decades.