January 4, 2022
Meet the newest member of the CCET roster – SD40-2 #3512. The 3512 began it’s career as BN 7010, before becoming BNSF 7010, spending a brief time as HLCX 7010 before becoming NS 3512. The 3512 will become the primary power for the new stone trains.
November 29, 2021
Monday November 29th marked the first revenue unit stone train operated by Cincinnati Eastern (CCET) for Lehigh Hanson Aggregates. These trains originate at Hanson’s quarry at Plum Run OH and operate to the CCET Transload Facility on Round Bottom Road in Milford OH. Hanson is relocating their Clermont County Distribution Yard from Taylor Road in Batavia to this new rail served facility, eliminating thousands of trucks annually from the Ohio SR 32 corridor.
October 5, 2021
Monday October 4th marked the fist revenue train operation for the New Castle Southern Railroad (NCS), shown here at 15th Street in New Castle IN with 10 loads of sand for Grede Foundry. NCS operates 21 miles of track in Henry and Wayne County Indiana, serving New Castle IN, Cambridge City IN, and Beesons IN. Line services Homestead’s newest transload center in New Castle IN, offering customizable full commodity transloading and warehousing services.
July 28, 2021
Meet the newest member of the CCET Roster – GP15-1 # 1686, shown here in her new livery at Sardinia OH. The 1686 and sister unit 1657 began their careers at the Missouri Pacific Railroad as MP 1657 and MP 1686. We look forward to these units providing many years of service to the CCET