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Norfolk Southern Train 14R with ES44DCs and a Screaming ACE Mid-Train DPU

A modest sized Train 14R came through town with a pair of GE ES44DCs on the point and a screamin’ EMD SD70ACe workin’ hard 65 cars back into the 105 total.. In the manifest were several squeaky clean cars and even though the train was back lit at this point, the back lighting made for […]

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Norfolk Southern Train 14R with #1111 (Bar Code unit) and a Mid-Train DPU

Columbus Day 2019 brought several treats for local railfans.. Today’s Train 14R had not only the NS #1111 (Bar Code unit) leading the diesel entourage, but also had a mid-train DPU in the form of NS ES44DC #7705! The train was pretty much a unit tank train say for the few general freight cars following […]

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Norfolk Southern #1067 (The Reading Heritage Unit) @ Linden, NJ

Norfolk Southern #1067 (Reading Heritage Unit) @ Linden, NJ

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Norfolk Southern #1069: The “Virginian” Heritage Unit At Allentown Yard

Norfolk Southern #1069: The “Virginian” Heritage Unit just off of 36T (Buffalo, NY – Allentown Yard).

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Norfolk Southern’s SD70ACU

Norfolk Southern has released the first two of its rebuilt SD70ACU locomotives. The program, which began in 2015, is the latest for the railroad to upgrade older and less reliable locomotives in its fleet. The program draws from the 100 former Union Pacific SD9043MACs acquired second hand from EMD. The rebuild program features a complete […]

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Norfolk Southern #1067: The Reading Heritage Unit On Train 14R In Scranton, Pa.

Norfolk Southern #1067: The Reading Heritage Unit On Train 14R In Scranton, Pa..

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Union Pacific #1996 (The Southern Pacific Heritage Unit) In Sayre, Pa.

Railfans in the Northeast got a triple treat in February and March when the Union Pacific #1996 (the Southern Pacific Heritage Unit) made several appearances in Pennsylvania and New York. The first two of the three were on the CSX ex-New York Central Water Lever Route to and from the Albany area of NY State. […]

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The Reading Heritage Unit: On Home Rails For The First Time In A Long Time

It’s been 4 years since Norfolk Southern‘s famed Heritage fleet was placed into active duty service across the system. Since then they, and their special interest brethren, have racked up tens of thousands of miles across America. That said, it’s sometimes a long time before the units see their own home rails. Such was the […]

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(Video) EMD SD70ACe-T4 Locomotive

After years of collaborating with our customers and combining the engineering expertise of Progress Rail, Electro-Motive, and Caterpillar, we are proud to introduce our SD70ACe-T4 locomotive with the EMD 1010 engine, showcasing our commitment to innovation and sustainability for the rail industry. www.progressrail.com @Progress_Rail.

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(Video) Caterpillar Locomotive SD70ACe Inside & Walkaround – CAT MINExpo 2012

An interesting and informative look at the EMD SD70ACe diesel electric locomotive.

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