The open cast mine Sandaoling will drop the fires in the locomotives working on spoil Trains, i.e. those running through the busiest steam station of the world – Xibolizhan, in June 2014. That’s more than half a year earlier than initially planned. 2013/14 will be last winter season where you can experience the open cast mine [...]
End of Steam in Vietnam December 26th, 2013, the last active steam loco driver of Vietnam will be retired, and this is the last day for the 0-6-0 GJ class in service. Then they’ll use all diesel locomotives they have, eight TY7 Russian diesels, six of them metre gauge, two standard gauge. The remaining five [...]
Latest information from Pingzhuang by Jun, December 12th: Pingzhuang SY 1017, 1441, 1425 in steam, 1052 was in workshop. 3 diesesls will be coming at this weekend, but driver will be learning how to driving diesel need half year, so 3 SY will be running still next May. But will be mixed running both.