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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,...

2014-06-19 08:20:38

~ New awards for 7,700 railcars valued at more than $960 million LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) announced its first awards from multiple customers for construction of 3,500 units of its new Tank Car of the Future. These awards, along with other awards for 4,200 railcars across a full range of railcar types, bring aggregate awards to 7,700 railcars valued at more than $960 million since Greenbrier's press release...

2014-06-04 00:20:08

~ Creates largest independent railcar repair network of 38 locations across North America, including 14 certified tank car shops LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. and PITTSBURG, Kan., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) and Watco Companies, LLC today announced a new company that will create a world-class network of railcar repair shops. The 50/50 joint venture forms GBW Railcar Services, LLC (GBW), which will own and operate Greenbrier's and Watco's respective railcar...

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...

2014-04-22 08:20:44

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) announced today that Jim Cowan has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Operations. He will report to William A. Furman, Chairman and CEO of Greenbrier. In this newly created role, Cowan will utilize his broad experience in manufacturing and the rail industry to support Greenbrier's operations across its integrated business model. Cowan will drive execution of the Company's...


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