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Showing How It's Done

Longtime employee Gary Woods recalls four decades of change and growth at the Amtrak Beech Grove heavy maintenance facility.

Showing How It's Done

Proud to be a Railroader

Looking back at a long, satisfying career in railroading, sheet metal worker Steve Osburn recounts the highlights.

Proud to be a Railroader

Meals with a View

Dining car menus traditionally feature artwork that hints at passing landmarks and local history.

Meals with a View

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Amtrak Voices: Gary Woods

Foreman 3 Gary Woods was hired to work at the Beech Grove maintenance facility by Penn Central in January 1974 - more than a year before Amtrak took over the complex.

Amtrak Voices: Steve Osburn

Sheet metal worker Steve Osburn was hired by Penn Central in May 1970 and started at the Beech Grove maintenance facility two years later. Today, he is the longest-serving active Amtrak employee at the shops.

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Amtrak Exhibit Train

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The Amtrak Exhibit Train is on the move as part of the Amtrak Train Days celebration! Check out the full Amtrak Train Days schedule to find events near you.