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West Australian Rails - Extra North 003

2021-07-13 Roland Depth 0 Rio Tinto BHP Iron Ore Roy Hill Fortescue Metals GE ES44ACi GE ES44DCi GE C44-9W EMD SD70ACe

The latest issue of West Australian Rail is now online, albeit a special 'Extra North' edition.

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West Australian Rails - Extra North 001

2021-05-28 Roland Depth 0 Rio Tinto BHP Iron Ore Roy Hill Fortescue Metals GE ES44ACi GE ES44DCi GE C44-9W EMD SD70ACe

The latest issue of West Australian Rail is now online, albeit a special 'Extra North' edition.

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FMG SD90MAC-H2 units still stored - update.

2021-05-09 Roland Depth 2 Fortescue Metals

Here's an image of FMG's eight SD90MAC-H2 units stored out of service down the south end near their rail welding rail yard. 20th March 2021.

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How to spot an SD70ACe-P6.

2020-06-21 Roland Depth 0 Fortescue Metals EMD SD70ACe

How to tell the SD70ACe-P6 apart from other standard type SD70ACe models.

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FMG operates new SD70ACe-P6 model locos.

2020-06-20 Roland Depth 0 Fortescue Metals EMD SD70ACe

FMG starts operating ten SD70ACe-P6 units 722 - 731.

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FMG SD90MAC-H2 units still stored.

2020-05-06 Roland Depth 2 Fortescue Metals

Here's a panorama image of FMG's eight SD90MAC units stored out of service down the south end of the Thomas rail yard.

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FMG receives more ore waggons.

2020-04-11 Roland Depth 0 Fortescue Metals

FMG second batch of 124 new waggons from CSR Yangtze are being delivered.

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FMG SD90MAC-H2 units still stored.

2018-09-10 Roland Depth 0 Fortescue Metals

FMG's SD90MAC-H2 units are stored at the south end of their yard, the line up from nearest the camera is; 910, 911, 912, 917, 913, 914 and 915.

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