Anniversary Engines. Amtrak 145 (Phase 3 - 40th Anniversary, P42DC) and 100 (Midnight Blue - 50th Anniversary, P42DC) were the power for train 870 on Sunday, September 26, 2021. This train ... (more)
Amtrak 290 rolls past the Amtrak shops in Rensselaer as two more Empire Service consists await there next assignments.
F40s 273, 287, 241, 206 and 394 are stored and being prepped for sale circa summer 2001.
F40s 243 and 227 are stored and being prepped for sale circa summer 2001.
Albany-Renssealer In Transition. Amtrak P32AC-DM 712 was painted in Phase IV when it was getting set to depart on May 24, 2000. The main station was under construction with a sign stating &... (more)
A loaded Amtrak rail train gets under way with a smoke show as it starts south out of Rensselaer at CP-141. The train is about to duck under the Rt 9 & 20 overpass. AMTK 538 is the former P&LE 159... (more)
Amtrak MP15DC 537 and a sister unit move forward after cutting off from a welded rail train.
After leading Empire 284 in from Niagara Falls, the Amtrak Phase V 50th Anniversary engine sits in the yard at the Rensselaer shops. This is the first of 6 engines to be painted in 50th Anniversar... (more)
After leading Empire 284 in from Niagara Falls the Amtrak 50th Anniversary engine backs into the yard at the Rensselaer shops. It is passing AMTK 710, one of the Empire Service dual modes in the E... (more)
The Amtrak 50th Anniversary engine has been working out of Rensselaer since making it's initial runs on the Capitol and Lake Shore.
Empire Domes? On December 25, 2020. Amtrak P32AC-DM 716 was working a yard assignment at the Albany-Rensselaer, New York station. Both Webb Rail former Northern Pacific Railway Budd built ... (more)
Visiting Privileges. On the afternoon of Thursday, January 7, 2021, the power for CSX B761 (CSXT 6234, née-BO 4335, GP40-2) travels through the Amtrak Albany-Rensselaer Station passing AMT... (more)
The 316 is in the Rensselaer shops during the summer of 1998.
F40 300 is coupled to an SSB1200 in the yard.
FL9s 489 and 486 are at the Rensselaer Maintenance Facility, as viewed from the Lake Shore Limited, circa 1996.