Freight Cars

Arrow Material Services, a leading provider of material handling and logistics services, announced its purchase of EMS Management, Inc.
The most recent freight car forecast from Economic Planning Associates calls for deliveries of just under 62,000 units in 2016, as carbuilders work off significant backlogs, followed by a 21,000-car…
Amsted Rail announced Oct. 28 that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% ownership of the Amsted Rail-Faiveley brake component business for freight cars.
Investors tend to be a fickle, knee-jerking lot, and when it comes to railroads or railroad suppliers, often clueless. Case in point: The Greenbrier Companies stock price taking a 6.52%…
Greenbrier on Oct. 25 reported results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2016, as well as orders for 2,300 railcars valued at $200 million.
I’ve heard some pretty disingenuous (that’s a polite word for “dopey”) things said about railroads in my nearly 25 years at Railway Age. Nearly all of them have come from…
Mark J. Rittenbaum, Executive Vice President, Commercial & Leasing at The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. is transitioning to President of Greenbrier Leasing Corp. (GLC), in anticipation of James T. Sharp’s retirement…
Long-time railway supply executive Alan C. Lullman has joined Strato, Inc. as Vice President of Sales. He brings a broad range of experience including executive sales and business development for the…
Caltrax Inc, announced that Don Davage has joined their rail team.
The percentage of shippers planning to order railcars ticked down for the second consecutive quarter, but on a same-shipper basis, the percentage increased modestly, and the conviction level about ordering…
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