Conrail October-December 2017

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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:34 am

RR-51, NS 5242 returning to the Rouge with Tate + Lyle Tank, 2 Covered Hoppers, 4 Hicubes, 4 Covered Hoppers, 12 tanks.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:30 pm

NS 5242 shoving back to the Rouge with 8 CITX & SMMX Covered Hoppers from St Marys.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby blueheron13 » Wed Nov 22, 2017 11:28 am

NY6 with NS 5009 shoved back from CP Bonita into North Yard at 11:20. Short train, 10 cars of various types. Don't know if they came from Beltline or Terminal East.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Fri Nov 24, 2017 10:25 am

NY-7, NS 5008 at Forest Lawn returning from Mack Yard with autoracks.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:36 am

RR-23, NS 5220 at Victoria Jct with 2 Boxcars, 1 Hicube, 1 Boxcar, 12 Hicubes, and 5 Covered Hoppers for Guardian.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:55 am

RR-23, NS 5220 leaving the Rouge for Lincoln Secondary. 5 Boxcars, over a dozen Hicubes, 13 Covered Hoppers for Guardian.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Wed Nov 29, 2017 1:09 pm

CR Crane 93006 sitting on the Bridge Lead at YD.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:48 am

RR-51, NS 5241 returned to the Rouge from Lincoln Yard with 14 tanks, 3 Covered Hoppers, 11 tanks, 4 Boxcars, 14 tanks, 1 Covered Hopper, 2 Boxcars, 1 Scrap Gon, 1 Covered Hopper, 4 tanks.

After RR-51 was clear of YD, RR-23 went around the Junction Runner with NS 5219, 2 Boxcars, 7 Hicubes, 3 Covered Hoppers for Guardian Glass.

Trenton 3, NS 5220 is at BASF with 1 Tank, 2 Covered Hoppers, 2 tanks, 3 Covered Hoppers, 3 Tanks.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:37 pm

Trenton 3 returning to the Rouge. 15 glory of tanks and covered hoppers.

RR-2, CSX 8828 & NS 5241 heading for the Marsh.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Mon Dec 04, 2017 9:26 am

Trenton 3, NS 5241 putting their train away at the Rouge. 6 tanks and 4 covered hoppers from BASF.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby AARR » Mon Dec 04, 2017 9:55 am

How often is BASF getting switched these days?
ConrailDetr​oit wrote:Trenton 3, NS 5241 putting their train away at the Rouge. 6 tanks and 4 covered hoppers from BASF.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:54 am

AARR wrote:How often is BASF getting switched these days?
ConrailDetr​oit wrote:Trenton 3, NS 5241 putting their train away at the Rouge. 6 tanks and 4 covered hoppers from BASF.


5 Days a week, Monday thru Friday. On occasion, an extra job on 2nd Shift will deliver any hot cars for BASF.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby AARR » Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:44 am

Thanks CRD. During the last recession it was 3 days a week so business is up.

Also, I like your detailed consist reports.
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AARR wrote:How often is BASF getting switched these days?
ConrailDetr​oit wrote:Trenton 3, NS 5241 putting their train away at the Rouge. 6 tanks and 4 covered hoppers from BASF.


5 Days a week, Monday thru Friday. On occasion, an extra job on 2nd Shift will deliver any hot cars for BASF.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:59 am

Trenton 3, NS 5219 left the Rouge with 7 tanks for BASF / Jones.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:08 am

RR-23, NS 5219 at YD with 1 Boxcar, 12 Hicubes, 3 Covered Hoppers.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby AARR » Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:01 am

Is RR-23 still running to the paper plant daily?
ConrailDetr​oit wrote:RR-23, NS 5219 at YD with 1 Boxcar, 12 Hicubes, 3 Covered Hoppers.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Fri Dec 15, 2017 10:33 am

Every day RR-23 will have 50ft standard boxcars at the head end. If they are not for AJM then they are for Metro.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Fri Dec 15, 2017 10:35 am

Trenton 3, NS 5220 returning to the Rouge from BASF. 9 cars. 5 tanks, 4 covered hoppers.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:43 am

RR-51, NS 5126 returning to the Rouge from Lincoln Yard and Marathon with 7 tanks, 1 boxcar, and 3 tanks.
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Re: Conrail October-December 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:43 pm

Trenton 3, NS 5241 shoving 23 tanks into the Rouge.
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