721 and slug 651 idle away during a Sunday afternoon snow.
The old passes the new. SD38-2 154 leads the westbound daily train into the yard, long hood forward.
Built as Reserve Mining 1239, later became GATX 1239 and LLPX 2803 before being sold to IAIS. The 154 still wearing its LLPX paint sits in Iowa City IA on a nice October day, the 154 was painted i... (more)
The Hawkeye Express pulls into Iowa City on the Crandic running shuttles between the University of Iowa libraries in Iowa City and North Liberty.
Hoppers in the morning.
A young lady pedals away on an unusually warm December afternoon while the BICB heads west across the Iowa River.
The crew of a Cedar Rapids extra gets ready to leave Iowa City.
Kansas City Southern 4055 and 4013 take a loaded grain train up to the switch at the First Avenue crossing in Iowa City.
A trio of Iowa Interstate engines leads a KCS detour through the IAIS Yard in Iowa City.
QJ 6988 poses on the Iowa River bridge during the Trainfest excursion from Rock Island to Homestead.
A pair of detouring KCS units lead a grain train west across the Iowa River on Iowa Interstate tracks.
Sporting a new Americanized look, QJ #6988 leads a double header through Iowa City en route to Newton, IA. The pair were making a return trip after Train Festival 2011 appearances the week prior.
Action at Iowa City as an eastbound slides into the yard.
Not your everyday power match up! The power from a combined detouring KCS grain train along with Iowa Interstate's daily BICB exchange power in the Iowa City yard.
While the crew relaxes in their air conditioned cab, a Iowa Interstate mechanic braves the mid morning heat to make repairs to the conductors windshield wipers before the train can head east.