19 loads in; 6 empties out. That is today's work for the Dirt Train Local at the East Carbon Development Corp.’s (ECDC) big contaminated waste disposal facility. It is located at the end of Union ... (more)
Today’s Dirt Train (Local 45) has finished it’s work at the East Carbon Development’s landfill and is headed downgrade toward a connection with the Green River sub at Mounds, Utah. The snow capped... (more)
Snaking its way toward Paso Robles, UP 7078 leads the loaded oil cans in the evening light south for a date with the San Luis Obispo-based helpers at Santa Margarita.
Lugging the well-known oil cans past a derelict looking Purina Chows mill, UP 7078 and three more GE's notch up as they bring the heavy train into the town of San Miguel on their southbound journe... (more)
Turning its nose into the final glimpse of the late evening light, UP 7078 slows the southbound, loaded oil cans as they prepare to stop on the main to add the San Luis Obispo based helpers for th... (more)
A Utah Railway coal train with Union Pacific power loads at the Willow Creek mine at Castle Gate on July 7, 2000. Cyprus Plateau Mining began operations at Willow Creek in 1998. On August 1, 2000,... (more)
As Union Pacific welders get ready to replace a rail on the main line at Tolland, Colorado, on October 3, 2008, westbound UP MDVRO rumbles by in the siding, with all the “bell and whistle” making ... (more)
A pair of UP locomotives brought an nice bit of variety to this fall scene on the CSX River Sub.
"Yellow Flags by MC Yard"
UP AC4460CW 7078 leads southbound ethanol K694 through Ridgefield Park.
Westbound Union Pacific manifest freight MNYRO passes through Tolland amid the bright yellow colors of autumn in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains on October 3, 2008. Eight locomotives led by UP No. 7078... (more)
This North Platte, NE, to Proviso, IL, manifest train is working upgrade into Luzerne.
A Union Pacific Willow Creek export coal train zigs and zags downgrade through Spanish Fork Canyon near Mill Fork.
Nine engines lead this westbound manifest through Byers Canyon
BNSF freight heading heading for the Tehachapi's in late afternon.