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Norfolk Southern #8114 (The Norfolk Southern Heritage Unit) At Allentown Yard

Norfolk Southern #8114 (The Norfolk Southern Heritage Unit) At Allentown Yard

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5,000th GEVO In Linden, New Jersey

Union Pacific #7964 (The 5,000th GEVO) just in off of CSX unit ethanol train K648 in Linden, New Jersey on April 30th, 2016

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Norfolk Southern #8099 (The Southern Heritage Unit) In Morrisville, Pa.

Norfolk Southern #8099 (The Southern Heritage Unit) In Morrisville, Pa. Yard just in off of 18N on April 25th, 2016

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Metro North’s GE P32AC-DM #228 a.k.a. The “New Haven” Heritage Locomotive

The P32AC-DM (GENESIS Series II) was developed for both Amtrak and Metro-North and can operate on power generated either by the on-board diesel prime mover or, for a short period of time (approximately 10 minutes), power collected from a third rail electrification system. It’s rated at 3,200 horsepower, 2,900 horsepower when supplying HEP, and is […]

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Canadian Pacific #8876 (The Vancouver Olympics Unit) At Enola Pa.

Canadian Pacific #8876 (Vancouver Olympics Unit) At Enola Pa.

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GE Transportation Evolution® Series Tier 4 Engine

GE Transportation’s new Evolution® Series Tier 4 Locomotive meets the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) stringent Tier 4 emission standards without the use of any type of aftertreatment. GE expects that the Evolution® Series Tier 4 Locomotive will be the first mainline locomotive on the market to meet such standards.

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(Video) GE Manufacturing Solutions in Fort Worth

A cool and informative video about the manufacturing process of today’s top selling locomotives.

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Norfolk Southern “Operation Lifesaver” Diesels….

In addition to the Heritage Units which have railfans everywhere in a frenzy trying to catch them…. And the Veteran’s Unit, the First Responders Unit and the GoRail Unit there’s another handful of Norfolk Southern diesels worth paying some attention to…. The OPERATION LIFESAVER program has been around for decades and with it comes distinctive […]

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Norfolk Southern 458 w/ Standard Cab Dash 9s

Norfolk Southern Train 458 With Standard Cab Dash 9s   Understanding the train symbols of the D&H Sunbury Subdivision…. Canadian Pacific train 458 is a Binghamton, NY to Linwood, NC manifest which runs as Norfolk Southern train 11R. Canadian Pacific train 459 is a Harrisburg (Enola), Pa. to Binghamton, NY manifest which formerly ran as […]

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General Electric AC6000CW Diesel Locomotives

The General Electric AC6000CW diesel electric locomotive could probably be best described as the diesel locomotive that never was…. That’s because despite its numerical high horsepower designation, there are no true “6,000” horsepower GEs in operation on American rails. The unit was designed in the mid 90s during the height of the horsepower race between […]

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