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Dispatcher. Control train movements over the Eagle River Division, line routes and signals using CTC, terminate trains, call crews as needed, act as yard clerk for Lafayette and Waldo yards.
Hoegaarden Turn (Mopac) Train #77. After building your train at Waldo yard, depart east Hoegaarden where you will work the brewery and paint factory. Stop in for a cold one at the brewery during your break. Return west to Coldwater and Westburg to work industries in those locations. You will only need to work the trailing point spurs at Westburg. Return to Waldo yard, where you will classify your train before taking your power to the house.
Quarry Job (Frisco) and Riverside Cement. Work the Sulphur Springs Quarry, Ready-Mix companies, and River Cement factory. Local switch moves, then report to South Park Terminal to pick up your assembled train bound for the cement factory. Make pick-ups and set-outs and return to South Park Terminal (staging).
Steel Mill Job (Mopac) Job This job consists of 3 trains. Start your job at Ferritin City Steel, where you’ll use the US Steel switch engine to take care of some inter-plant moves as well as assembling an outbound train. Take the Mopac power waiting on Ferritin Siding and use it to take your assembled train to South Park Terminal. At South Park, you’ll turn your intact train over to a new crew, while you pick up your eastbound train to return to West Ferritin. After stopping at South Park to pick up some scrap loads, you will be on your way. Upon arrival at Ferritin, leave your train intact on the Ferritin Spur, and move your power and caboose to the siding. Move your caboose to the east (left) end of your power so it’s ready for the return trip to South Park. You’ve had a full day. The next shift will work on spotting the cars in the train you just delivered.
Ferritin Industrial Park Turn (TRRA) Train FTL. Stop on your way out of South Park Terminal for any pick-ups and/or set-outs at the South Park interchange track. Proceed to Ferritin Industrial Park to work its various industries. Return your train to South Park Terminal (staging).
Train #90 Lafayette to Waldo. After building your train in Lafayette Yard, head west to Waldo, first stopping at Oak Hill to exchange cars at the MKT-MOP interchange track. Terminate and classify your train at Waldo.
Train #91 Waldo to Lafayette Manifest. Build your train at Waldo yard. Work the Cargill spur at Westburg, then head east to Lafayette, where you will classify your train before taking your power to the house.
Train BKOB: Oak Hill Turn (M-K-T). Pick up your assembled train at Katy Staging. Work Katydid industries and the MKT-ATSF interchange track, then continue eastward to Beaver Cove, Eagle Junction and Oak Hill and the MOP/SLSF/MKT interchange track at Oak Hill before returning to Katy Staging.
Purina Local (SLSF) Train LSP. This train SLSF train works the large Purina Mill at Oak Hill.