A dismal first day of December finds Canadian Pacific’s B70-01 “Ipsco Job” returning back east to Nahant Yard past the massive Continental Cement plant along Highway 22 in Buffalo, IA on the Ottum... (more)
CP's Ipsco Steel job returns to Nahant light engine.
Canadian Pacific 6305 is westbound near Lake City with train 691. This was its first trip after rebuilding at Silvis, Illinois. The unit is the former Soo Line 6053.
Canadian Pacific 6305 is westbound on CP's River Subdivision with an empty potash train, it's first assignment after being rebuilt at Silvis.
Former Soo Line SD60 6053 was recently rebuilt at Silvis, Illinois, into a "SD60-3" by National Railway Equipment. It was in charge of an empty potash train on CP's former Milwaukee Roa... (more)
CP SD60-3 6305 was rebuilt by NRE from SOO 6053 and is waiting for the CP to pick up and return to service.
Freshly rebuilt and reclassified as an SD60-3, 6304 sits on the whisker track at the Nahant Roundhouse showing off its new paint and re-incarnated beaver logo.
Rebuilt from SOO 6033, CP's new SD60-3 class engine 6300 sits at the west end of NRE ready to be picked up. NRE upgraded the electronics, traction motors, and gave it a new paint job.