Only memories?, Or will good news come?: That narrow white color seen in the photo, is the Salado River, normally with an insignificant flow, practically dry. In March of 2015 there were un... (more)
Hard railway route in the bottom of the canyon, FERRONOR downhill from CODELCO copper smelter in Potrerillos.
Downhill from CODELCO potrerillos foundry, train of FERRONOR loaded with copper cathodes and empty oil tanks between Potrerillos and Montandon, through the most stunning stretch of the route to Di... (more)
Potrerillos - Montandon line, operated by FERRONOR. Train from Potrerillos foundry and copper plant, downhill with destination Llanta, and then to Barquito - Chañaral.
The last sunrays of the day are reflected in the dust, while the train moves between Potrerillos and Llanta.
Old and abandoned building station "Rio de la Sal", on the route between Diego de Almagro and Potrerillos. With difficulty only survives a tree, in the arid Atacama desert, at his side moves the t... (more)
Montandon: Ending the day the last rays of sun illuminate the highest hills, this train of FERRONOR coming from CODELCO foundry and copper plant in Potrerillos, negotiates a closed horsesho... (more)
The area of Diego de Almagro and Potrerllos offers a fabulous contrast between the blue sky and the Andean massifs. FERRONOR train from CODELCO foundry in Potrerillos, downhill to Llanta loaded wi... (more)
Potrerillos - Montandon Ravine: In Potrerillos (Diego de Almagro), the sun has been hidden between the hills of the Andes mountain, the night will begin soon and trains of FERRONOR railway continu... (more)
FERRONOR railway, working between Potrerillos and Llanta. EMD GR12U locomotive, from CODELCO Potrerillos foundry leads a loaded train of sulfuric acid, used in the process of leaching of copper.
FERRONOR railway, working between Potrerillos and Llanta, and then to the "Barquito" harbour in Chañaral. EMD GR12U locomotive, from CODELCO Potrerillos foundry leads a loaded train of sulfuric ac... (more)
Montandon Ravine: In Potrerillos (Diego de Almagro), the sun has been hidden between the hills of the Andes mountain, the night will begin soon and trains of FERRONOR railway continue worki... (more)
Another Tatoo Train in Potrerillos wall: Spectacular trip between Potrerillos and Montandon metric gauge line, in Diego de Almagro city (North of Chile). Already ending the day, FERRONOR su... (more)