#58 – December Status Report

December 29, 2011

The Big Train Project Status Report (Part 58) The end of the year often brings with it summaries and retrospectives, and the concept of the top-ten list can be a useful framework for addressing a subject of interest.  So, what follows is a top-ten list of what I personally believe are the most noteworthy elements […]

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#55 – September Status Report

October 9, 2011

The Big Train Project Status Report (Part 55) In this installment we’ll look at some temporary additions to the EnterTRAINment Junction (EJ) Layout consistent with the Halloween theme most ably represented by the Jack O’Lantern Junction Halloween Event.  All of the scenes shown below are in the area around the Modern City.  As usual, the […]

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#53 – July Status Report

July 30, 2011

The Big Train Project Status Report (Part 53) In this installment we’ll look at some new scenes that have been added to the EnterTRAINment Junction (EJ) Layout as well as a great new addition to the train expo center.  As usual, the descriptions mostly follow the order in which you would see the described items […]

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#52 May Status Report

May 31, 2011

The Big Train Project Status Report (Part 52) In this installment we’ll look at some of the recent changes to the Modern City.  As usual, the descriptions mostly follow the order in which you would see the described items as you follow the aisle in sequence from entrance to exit. As you exit the tunnel […]

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#51 – April Status Report April 30, 2011

April 30, 2011

The Big Train Project Status Report (Part 51) This installment will look at some of the new things added to the layout recently.  As usual, the descriptions mostly follow the order in which you would see the described items as you follow the aisle in sequence from entrance to exit. The first addition shown is […]

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#50 – March Status Report

March 31, 2011

The Big Train Project Status Report (Part 50) While we’ve been focusing our attention on the upgrade to the Modern City, some less grandiose but equally worthwhile improvements have been incorporated into the Middle Period City. Also there’s been a long-awaited completion in the Modern City. As usual, the descriptions follow the order in which […]

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#49 – February Status Report

February 28, 2011

The Big Train Project Status Report (Part 49) Some major new buildings are finally being installed in the Modern City in sufficient quantity to give the city a less barren appearance. One of the most creative of the new additions is what I’ll call the Oakmore Skytower (Figure 1), which is reminiscent of Seattle’s Space […]

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