Canadian National GE ES44AC diesel 2850 provides distributed power in the middle of a heavy westbound coal train passing through Jasper, Western Alberta, in June 2014. Gradients around Jasper can be as steep as 1:40 and the clever technology that allows distributed power greatly assists the efficient movement of freight through the mountains.

Location: Jasper

Company: Canadian National Railway

Photographer: Malcolm Chattwood

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Date: 12/06/2014

Image number: 47788

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