Whatever angle you look at it, the Montandon to Potrerillos grade is always spectacular
The slow and difficult climb with a loaded train full of copper concentrate, on the sharp grade leading to the Potrerillos plant.
The slow and difficult climb with a loaded train heavy with copper concentrate, on the sharp grade to the Potrerillos plant.
Some gentle slopes in Northern Chile...
Under a full moon and a starry sky, a Ferronor train of loaded copper concentrate hoppers charges around the horseshoe east of Montandon. The train had stopped briefly at Montandon and is now maki... (more)
A tiny train and the beautiful Andes of North Chile
This train hauls copper ore concentrate upward to the Potrerillos smelter. The smelter was built high in the mountain at a time when ... (more)
Light engines move, from Potrerillos down to Llanta
Climbing to Potrerillos on the "Alucinante tren a Potrerillos" – incredible train to Potrerillos – Railroad: Ferronor ChileLocomotive: EMD G22CULocation: Montandon, ChileLocomotive #: Ferronor 94Train ID: -Photo Date: August 15, 2010