Kirk Yard was heavy on Friday the 10th with Iowa traffic. So a somewhat rare X337 was run along with the regular 337 to cleanup. A few problems on Friday slowed 337's progress up. On Saturday morn... (more)
On May 4, 2011, electricians inside Union Pacific’s North Platte Diesel Shop in Nebraska, work on wire harnesses used in PTC installation for GE locomotives spotted on Track 1.
Thunderstorms are building over the high plains as a westbound double-stack outfit sails through Julesburg, Coilorado on a summer evening. The lead unit has not quite given up upon its C&NW herita... (more)
A Union Pacific train comes into the yard at Ogden.
9430 heads a train between Ogden and Salt Lake City.
Some former UP Dash8 series are running out their last miles in lease service from GECX while others are being scrapped across the country. Ex UP to GECX CW41-8 9520 is seen on February 3, 2019 at... (more)
The daily Waterloo to Kirk Yard freight train glides down grade out of Peosta for 13 miles into the Mississippi River Valley at Dubuque. The 338 train snakes along the hills as they fight gravity ... (more)
It's 10:40 in the morning as UP 9450 leads CSX 9011 and CSX 5012 east over the summit at Steins.
UP 9522 leads a freight through Algonquin Road on the Milwaukee Sub, narrowly beating the rush.
UP 9417 leads NS 15E out of Logansport, Indiana as it struggles up the hill that approaches Penn siding. While Friday the 13th was good for us railfans, the crew must have had it bad as 9417 was t... (more)
UP MYCAS halts just north of Villa Grove with UP 9445, a C41-8W, on the point. The train will await another in front to crew change before it will proceed on into town.
Note the "We Will D... (more)
It appears the engineer has just pulled back on the throttle after spotting the green board on the left as this UP train makes it's way thru downtown Blair, NE in 1997.
Electricians work on adding PTC equipment to GE locomotives inside Union Pacific’s sprawling shop at North Platte, Nebraska, on May 4, 2011.
Brand New in 1994. Union Pacific GE #9545 is only a few days old as it leads a coal train into Muskogee, OK.
Union Pacific MDVRO heads west through Arvada, Colorado, on October 19, 2001. GE C41-8W No. 9465 leads a UP Dash 9, an AC4400CW and an EMD SD9043MAC. Rounding off the 8-locomotive consist are four... (more)