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NS Purchases 100 ex-UP SD90MACs

Norfolk Southern has been busy again on the used locomotive lot, this time plunking down money to buy 100 former Union Pacific SD9043MACs from EMD. 231 more words

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Indiana History Train Fall Stops Set

Four stops have been set for the Indiana Bicentennial Train this fall. The Hoosier state is marking its bicentennial in 2016. The train will visit: 155 more words

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Trainscapes: Another Amtrak Train Coming Through Oxford

Here is another short train video I recorded.  This video features another Amtrak train coming through Oxford Alabama at a railroad crossing.  The Amtrak train came through pretty fast, enjoy the video! 27 more words


'Tis Getting to be the Season for Grain Trains

The first official day of fall isn’t here yet but already one harbinger of autumn has begun to show up on Norfolk Southern. I spotted two grain trains on back-to-back days during recent outings. 195 more words

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NS Acquires 7 Stored Santa Fe Warbonnets

Santa Fe red, yellow and silver is about to turn into Norfolk Southern black and white. NS has acquired seven former Santa Fe EMD SD75Ms wearing the warbonnet livery. 178 more words

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BO Tower Interlocking Machine Shut Down

Operators are still lining signals and switches at BO Tower in Kalamzoo, Mich., but not for much longer.

This past Tuesday the 44-level Saxby & Farmer interlocking machine inside of the tower was taken out of service. 223 more words

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Ohio Steel Finishing Mill Being Repurposed

A steel finishing mill in Yorkville, Ohio, will be converted into a 1-million square foot tri-modal industrial services terminal to support companies engaged in oil and gas exploration and production in the Marcellus and Utica shale regions. 252 more words

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