A rare treat in todays railroading, EMD dominated trains. Out on the dry prairie land of the Powder River Basin, two BNSF coal trains pass each other with mostly EMD power. The only deviant is on ... (more)
Joint action on the Joint Line at Logan Hill in the Powder River Basin. BNSF 9178 leads a coal train falling behind a UP train on the far right track. Meantime a northbound empty train roll be in ... (more)
Three coal trains top Logan Hill north of Bill, Wyoming, on October 18, 2018. A BNSF empty on Track 2 passes a BNSF load on Track 3, while a Union Pacific load heads southbound on Track 1 behind t... (more)
BNSF SD70ACe No. 9178 leads another ACe on this empty coal train that is about to cross the Cache La Poudre River in Fort Collins, Colorado on August 22, 2015.
The EMDs are giving it all they've got as a loaded coal train struggles uphill under the bridge in Lake Park.
After cruising across the new double track between Bingham and Ellsworth, it negotiates the high speed super elevated curves at 50 mph just west of Ellsworth on its way to Alliance
The BNSF 9178 cruises past the intermediate signals on single track approaching the S-curve just before Antioch. The PPEX set is relatively new with only a year of service so it reflects nicely ... (more)
As loaded coal departs Palmer Lake towards Colorado Springs, a GrenadEVO and an ACe act as anchors against gravity as the train descends off of the Palmer Divide.