Two GEEPS pull a long heavy manifest along the Columbia river near Bingen, WA. The crew lost PTC and had to run without it. The train was struggling to make track speed.
An Ex-Santa Fe duo of Geeps brings BNSF Train T KCS1 16R, the "Santa Fe 112 Job" over The Incline on their way back to BNSF Argentine Yard from KCS Knoche Yard. On Track 81, the rear en... (more)
A former Phase 2 GP35, now a GP39-3R leads NS Train D70 at Harlem on the NS Kansas City District-BNSF Brookfield Sub. This train is an autorack transfer from NS Voltz Yard to BNSF Argentine Yard,... (more)
The Corwith-Landers transfer shoves back into Clearing Yard to make a drop off.
BNSF 2655 shuffles some Metra bilevel cars around the yard just after the morning commuter rush concludes.
BNSF 2685 & 2309 lead a westbound local to Aurora. An hour later the power would return east to Lincoln.
Busy morning at Barstow as 425 heads for Thompson between 427 and a scrapper. Power for other locals can be seen waiting for a call to duty.
With the Chicago skyline in the background, the BNSF GP39-3R switches out Metra's Roosevelt Rd yard as it will eventually switch out Metra bilevels and locomotives for maintenance and for use on t... (more)
A BNSF GP39-3R rebuild heads toward the Metra coachyard to switch out some passenger cars for maintenance and for use on Metra train sets.
Power used for the Minnequa local sits silent in Pueblo's yard.
BNSF crews have begun building tomorrow's locals in the ex/ ATSF yard in Pueblo.
A trial run for BNSF commuter service in Chicago? No, but the coaches with the matching BNSF logo offer a glimpse of what it might have looked like. The Geep is actually switching Metra bi-level c... (more)