Norfolk Southern recently announced that they plan to phase out almost all RoadRailers by the end of 2015. Now is the time to get your shots...
The eastbound roadrailer creeps through downtown Baldwin at 10MPH with a standard cab SD70 leading the way.
A 12 hour late ZEMCH rushes through Roberts. The plowed snow has created large snow piles, giving a good vantage point of the tracks.
12/12/12 brings Triple Crowns through La Grange with a Ferromex on the point.
Eastbound Triple Crowns meet a westbound UP manifest at La Grange Park. Yes, both trains were moving.
12/12/12 proved to be a very lucky day as ZEMCH holds just shy of La Grange, powered by a Ferromex GEVO and a UP SD70M.
The Z-train rolls south through Oak Creek. The train was traveling at a blistering speed of about 25mph. That was after just passing a 10mph slow order area around airport.
The eastbound Z-train roles through St. Francis early on a saturday morning, as it heads east towards chicago. In the meantime a Air-Tran jet gets ready to land at General Mitchell International A... (more)
The morning "Z" crawls past the power plant at restricted speed.
Tne morning Z train crawls thru the scene as the red car is getting loaded on a tow truck after it had rear-ended an empty school bus that was stopped for the crossing. Fortunately no trains were ... (more)
Running just alittle late, the Roadrailer crosses Old Deerfield Rd.
ZEMCH running a couple hours late heads away from the setting sun.