Just read a press release from J Deere stating this was their last rail shipment of combines by rail as trucks are efficient and cheaper.
A 56-car unit John Deere combine train passes through Alpha on its long journey to Tacoma, WA where the combines will be exported.
A 56-car unit John Deere combine train gets underway on a long journey to Tacoma, WA where the combines will be loaded onto a ship for export. That's RP.net contributor Tom Farence getting his sh... (more)
I was on my way home from Monmouth, Illinois when I saw something green moving through the treeline near the small town of Cameron. Sure enough, a unit John Deer Combine train emerged from the tre... (more)
Coal loads roll south out of the Air Force Academy behind...BF 6198?!? Not quite! BNSF 6198 was involved in a train-truck collision in June of 2009 in Perham, MN; it was repaired but just not qu... (more)
A spin on the turntable and then into the shop to fix damage done by a trailer in Perham, MN.
BNSF 3447, the Golden Globe switcher, shoves damaged ES44AC into the shop. A few new doors and railings are needed at least. The damage was caused by running through a trailer,
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An eastbound BNSF coal train, powered by three AC units, wheels through Blue Island Junction.
Matched set of clean GEVO's power a coal train east through Wadena in morning light. This train is just entering CTC territory.
BNSF 6198 being shuffled around in the facility.
Built in 1957 this SD9 is still has its original control stand. It shows how reliable EMD can be.
BNSF 6198 and friends get shuffled around the engine house.
Ex-CBQ 451 now sitting in line with two or three sister units.