Roundhouse News

There are always a multitude of on-going restoration projects at the Colorado Railroad Museum, most of which take place in Cornelius W. Hauck Restoration Roundhouse Facility.

Here's the latest Roundhouse News from our CMO, Jack Campbell.

The Pullman Americana, new storage space & RGS Steam Locomotive No. 20

Written on October 30, 2013

We are in the process of cocooning the Pullman Americana for future restoration. It will look similar to the cocooning done at the Strasburg Railroad in Pennsylvania. Pictured are both the Americana and a Strasburg car. Now that Thomas is over we are again working on the new acre of storage that till recently was Continue Reading »

Uintah Railway Combine Car No. 50 & C&S Rotary Plow No. 99201

Written on October 30, 2013

The Uintah Combine No. 50 has received coats of primer in preparation for painting. The Rotary snow plow has new window frames to install.

D&RGW Business Car No. B-8

Written on October 30, 2013

The B-8 now has 80% of its windows installed and the drip railing and roof work finished.

Passenger Truck Project & more

Written on October 30, 2013

The passenger truck project is still moving forward in Stall # 3 but we also have received a donation of a sheet metal shear. We added the ability to use my skid loader as a fork lift when the blue fork lift is not up to task. All projects executed in Stall # 3.