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Massively Overshadowed

One in a series of posts of photographs that I made last summer.

The driver of this Norfolk Southern track car had authority on the Sandusky District as far as the mini plant in Bellevue. 122 more words

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Numbers, Numbers. How Much is Hunter Worth?

When E. Hunter Harrison retired early from Canadian Pacific, news accounts noted that he left millions of dollars on the table in exchange for a limited waiver of a non-compete clause so he could pursue the CSX CEO job. 578 more words

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A Place Time Forgot on the Toledo District

One in a periodic series of images that I made last summer.

I wound up at this rural grade crossing on the Toledo District of Norfolk Southern by happenstance. 173 more words

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Tuscaloosa police and Norfolk Southern team up to educate UA students about train safety

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — Tuscaloosa-area police worked with Norfolk Southern Railroad Police on Wednesday to raise awareness about the dangers of trespassing on train tracks. 303 more words

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NS Opens New Chicago Locomotive Shop

Norfolk Southern has opened a new locomotive shop in Chicago adjacent to its 47th Street intermodal facility.

The $9.5 million facility has 16,300 square feet and comes with a 125-ton drop table to inspect, repair, or replace traction motors; a mobile, 7.5–ton overhead gantry crane, and a 77-foot-long inspection pit. 146 more words

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Burns Harbor Handled 2.6M Tons in 2016

Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor said this week that it handled 2.6 million tons of cargo last year, making 2016 the port’s third highest tonnage year in the past decade. 151 more words

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Yes, GATX Also Has Box Cars for Lease

When I think of GATX I think of tank cars. The Chicago-based equipment finance company has its initials on thousands of tank cars.

In fact, the company says that it has a fleet of more than 125,000 railcars and 600 locomotives. 81 more words

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