Photographing Railroads: How to Stay Safe and Legal
Stay safe and legal when you photograph people on railroad tracks. Here are tips and information so you can learn if you are doing it right.
Move Over, Sir: Women Working on the Railroad
Google “female trailblazers” and dozens of names come up: Marie Currie, Harriet Tubman, Amelia Earhart, Rosa Parks, Sandra Day O’Connor and the list goes on. But two names are noticeably absent – Bonnie Leake and Edwina Justus – women who stepped into a man’s world to become Union Pacific’s first female and first black female locomotive engineer, respectively.
4 Reasons You Shouldn’t Take Portraits on Railroad Tracks
Photographers are notorious for taking safety risks and ignoring laws in order to get the perfect shot. Trespassing onto railroad property to photograph people on tracks seems to be a common action taken by photographers in recent years. With an...
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Safety. Quality. Customer Service. Introducing GBW Railcar Services Industry leaders The Greenbrier Companies and Watco Companies have joined forces to create a world-class network of railcar repair shops. GBW Railcar Services, LLC (GBW) is a new joint venture that creates one of the largest independent railcar repair shop networks on the continent—one of the few able to service all railcar types in the North American fleet. GBW Railcar Services now has the scale to expand railcar repair service offerings for general freight cars of all types, and meet the certification and maintenance requirements of the growing North American tank car fleet. With 40 facilities located across North America and more than 2,100 team members, this cutting-edge,…
NS State Facts
Download PDF 4.16 MB PLANET. PROSPERITY. PEOPLE. See how Norfolk Southern’s commitment to social responsibility creates long-term value for customers, communities, employees, and investors.