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2014-06-25 20:20:29

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) invites shareholders and other interested parties to listen to its financial results conference call for the third quarter ended May 31, 2014, live, either over the Internet or via dial in. What: The Greenbrier Companies Q3 2014 Financial Results Conference Call When: Wednesday, July 2,...

2014-06-17 16:25:41

NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to GLOBOCAN 2012, breast cancer was the second most commonly diagnosed form of cancer in 2012 with 1.7 million new cases, and accounting for nearly 12% of all new cancer cases. Since the 2008 estimates, breast cancer incidence has increased by more than 20% while mortality has increased by 14%. With approximately 522,000 deaths in 2012, breast cancer is now the most common cause of cancer death among women. Furthermore, it is...

2014-06-05 23:13:31

Amy Brown joins senior living community, The Springs Living, as Executive Director at The Springs at Carman Oaks. Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 The Springs Living, a locally owned and operated senior housing company, announces the hire of Amy Brown as the Executive Director of The Springs at Carman Oaks in Lake Oswego. Brown, a graduate of Oregon State University’s healthcare administration program, specializing in gerontology, will oversee The Springs at Carman Oaks retirement...

2014-05-28 12:31:30

LONDON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Ovarian Cancer - Pipeline Review, H1 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/research_r_d/pipeline/ovarian_cancer.html Ovarian Cancer - Pipeline Review, H1 2014 SummaryGlobal Markets Direct's, 'Ovarian Cancer - Pipeline Review, H1 2014', provides an overview of the Ovarian Cancer's therapeutic pipeline.This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development...

2014-05-22 08:20:29

~ MUL plans to acquire $1 billion in leased railcars over multi-year period ~ LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) announced today it has entered an alliance with Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance (MUL) through its subsidiary Greenbrier Leasing Company (GLC). MUL plans to acquire a portfolio of about $1 billion in leased railcar assets, both new and used, through the alliance with Greenbrier over a multi-year period. MUL has...

2014-05-21 08:20:34

~ Value of orders received in fiscal 2014 reaches $1.7 billion LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. [NYSE:GBX] announced today that it received new orders in April and May for 7,000 railcar units valued at more than $700 million. Orders announced today comprise a broad range of railcar types including a recent award for more than 1,700 intermodal platforms. Other orders include nearly 2,500 small cube covered hoppers and more than 2,300...

2014-05-19 08:20:37

~ New location increases access to rapidly growing energy markets ~ LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) announced today the opening of a new regional hub in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, with a lease of nearly 6,000 square feet of office space in Colleyville, Texas. The hub positions Greenbrier closer to the bulk of its customer base and North American operations, as well as the important Gulf Coast and Midwest energy and...

2014-05-01 20:20:51

~ Kirby Offshore Marine exercises purchase option LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. [NYSE:GBX] announced today that its Gunderson Marine division in Portland, Oregon has received an order from Kirby Offshore Marine to build a second articulated ocean-going oil & chemical tank barge ("ATB") to meet sustained demand. The order results from Kirby's exercise of its purchase option Greenbrier previously announced in January when Kirby...

2014-04-30 16:21:50

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) will be presenting on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at the 5(th) Annual Wells Fargo Industrial & Construction Conference to be held in New York, NY. The presentation will be webcast live, beginning at 1:50 pm EDT, on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, and can be accessed from the Greenbrier website at www.gbrx.com. To access the webcast and supplemental slides, register at the "Webcasts" section on the...

2014-04-24 08:20:37

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) announced its support of the Government of Canada's measures introduced yesterday directed toward improving rail safety, specifically the safe movement of hazardous materials by rail. "We are encouraged that Transport Canada has taken critical next steps to support the safe passage of dangerous goods," said William A. Furman, Chairman and CEO of Greenbrier. "These are important standards for...


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