Due to layout space constraints, Chance decided to return to HO scale from Lionel, modeling the Southern Pacific only.
Photographed at Union Pacific's inter-modal yard in Salt Lake City near the UPS hub, here is one of the six EMDSD70ACe Heritage diesel units. This unit is painted to commemorate the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad which merged with UP on August 12, 1988. (see these three websites for more information)
Since new bride Teidra had not yet ridden the Heber Valley Railroad (aka Heber Creeper), Chance treated her to the experience a few weeks ago. Click the video link below to watch the former Boston & Maine GP9 #77 as it's switched and coupled to a heavyweight coach.