An interesting mix of power heads east through Fostoria, Ohio.
Locomotives outside Collinwood's engine facility are hit by rays of light as a huge thunderstorm looms in the background.
After successfully climbing up Stockton Hill, 487 continues its journey towards Waseca as its seen passing by the siding at Lewiston. The train will soon be 30 mph track, all of which is jointed r... (more)
CITX 3093 (ex-GN SDP40) sits with two other units on a DME train outside of Belle Fourche. With this photo, I can now say I photographed a train in South Dakota.
A pair on nicely matched CITX SD40-2's and IC&E 6456 depart Minnesota City with empty ethanol train 637 for Aurora SD.
CP 572 slowly heads down the ex. Milwaukee Road just south of Owatonna.
With a CITX/ICE/CSX lashup leading yet another ethanol train heads east through Deshler.
While on a lengthy roadtrip with "Trainmasterrob", we decided to stop off in Connersville to see if anything was going on. As luck would have it, a westbound was getting ready to depart shortly a... (more)
With an upturn in the economy, leasers are slowly making a comeback, mainly on NS. However, many CSX ethanol trains now feature power from CITX almost daily, along with DME and ICE power.
K644 rolls east through Deshler with a nice topping of foreign/lease power. DM&E and IC&E locomotives have been frequenting CSX ethanol trains through the area for several months now. In the dista... (more)
A rainbow lash-up heads a 99 car train up to Stockton as it grinds out of the Mississippi Valley.
6 SD40-2's head a rather short 487 for the DM&E connection at Tower CK. With CP units and leasers all over the DM&E lines, you can sure see some pretty colorful lash-ups.
A colorful consist of SD40-2s, lead by the handsome green scheme of the CITX leasor, has 487's train.