Rail Yard
The largest railway yard in the world, where more than half of Union Pacific's rail traffic passes through at some point. Throughout the 200 parallel tracks at the 8 mile long yard, trains are assembled, reconfigured, and loaded at a rate of around 120 trains and 10,000 freight cars per day. In...
Barstow was founded as a railway town, and continues to be a major logistical center for material entering and leaving Los Angeles. The Burlington Northern Santa Fe rail company maintains one of its largest railway yards here, with 48 classification tracks, and the company's transcontinental route...