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Norfolk Southern Is Sending Their Hazmat Safety Train Over The Road

Norfolk Southern has rolled out a new educational train and website to help first responders across its network respond to potential rail-related incidents. The train and website are part of NS’ Operation Awareness & Response (OAR) program and was launched in 2015 to strengthen relationships with local first responders by providing classroom, web-based, and field […]

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$36 Million For Rail Projects In Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission approved $36 million for 31 rail projects throughout the state over the next five years. The funding will cover 15 projects through the Rail Transportation Assistance Program (RTAP) and 16 projects through the Rail Freight Assistance Program (RFAP). RTAP is a capital budget grant program funded with bonds and RFAP […]

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The Camp Cars Keep Coming

This camp car campsite (ABOVE) was spotted at Duncannon, Pa. on January 2, 2016.   There’s been an influx of Norfolk Southern‘s camp cars showing up on trains in Northeast Pa.. They come up to Binghamton on trains like 37T with at least some cars going down to Northumberland on trains like 10A…. From there they […]

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Same Sign, Different Place

I guess this was inevitable…. Same Sign, Another Time

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TGIF: Triple-Train Friday with K82, 37T and 36T

Norfolk Southern K82 with 37 cars @ 06:40 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 37T with 113 cars @ 07:42 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 36T with 97 cars @ 08:53 a.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train Description 000-099 R Special Trains 100-199 M Merchandise Trains […]

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Thursday Railfanning With K82, 37T, 36T, 10A & 11A

Norfolk Southern with 73 cars @ 05:49 a.m….     Norfolk Southern with 85 cars @ 06:15 a.m…. 85 cars     Norfolk Southern Train 36T with approximately 77 cars @ 07:22 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 74 cars @ 6:37 p.m….     Norfolk Southern Train 11A with Union Pacifics #3911 & […]

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Hump Day Railfanning with Trains 37T & 11A

Norfolk Southern 37T with 53 cars @ 06:33 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A with 42 cars @ 6:46 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train Description 000-099 R Special Trains 100-199 M Merchandise Trains 200-299 I Intermodal Trains 300-399 W Merchandise Trains 400-499 X Bulk […]

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Railfanning Some Nice Sunbury Line Trains

Norfolk Southern Train 37T with 93 cars & Canadian Pacific GEVO #8713 @ 06:47 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 45 cars @ 6:50 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A with 47 cars @ 7:10 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train Description 000-099 R […]

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Monday Railfanning With 37T, 14R, K82, 10A & 11A

Norfolk Southern Train 37T with 122 cars including the Air Products flatcars and caboose @ 06:01 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 14R with 76 cars @ 06:25 a.m….     Norfolk Southern K82 with 63 cars @ 08:56 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 32 cars @ 5:29 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A […]

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The Weekend 51: Unit Coal Train 532 + 10A and a very short 11A

Norfolk Southern 532 with 88 cars @ 05:55 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 62 cars @ 6:24 p.m….     Norfolk Southern Train #11A with 2 light engines @ 6:42 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train Description 000-099 R Special Trains 100-199 M […]

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