Greenbrier Companies Company Profile - Aug 16, 2011

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   Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The)
                                                                                         440 Wheelers Farms Road
                                                                                         Milford, CT 06461 U.S.A.


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   The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (Greenbrier) is a designer, manufacturer and             Ticker:
   marketer of railroad freight car equipment in North America and Europe; a               GBX
   manufacturer and marketer of ocean-going marine barges in North America, and
   provider of wheel services, railcar refurbishment and parts, leasing and other          2010 Sales:
   services to the railroad and related transportation industries in North America. The
                                                                                           764,219,000
   Company operates an integrated business model in North America that combines
   wheel services, repair and refurbishment, component parts reconditioning, freight car
   manufacturing, leasing and fleet management services. It operates in three business     Major Industry:
   segments: Manufacturing, Wheel Services, Refurbishment and Parts, and Leasing and       Machinery & Equipment
   Services. In April 2010, the Company acquired a lease fleet of nearly 4,000 railcars.
                       Stock Chart                                   Officers              Sub Industry:
                                                                     Chairman              Transportation Equipment
                                                                Benjamin R. Whiteley
                                                                                           Country:
                                                         President & Chief Executive       United States
                                                               William A. Furman
                                                                                           Currency:
                                                         Executive Vice President &        U.S. Dollars
                                                           Chief Financial Officer
                                                             Mark J. Rittenbaum
                                                                                           Fiscal Year Ends:
                                                                                           August
                                                              Vice President Finance &
                                                                      Treasurer
                                                                    Lorie L. Lesson        Employees
                                                                                           4,194

                                                         
				
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Description: The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (Greenbrier) is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of railroad freight car equipment in North America and Europe; a manufacturer and marketer of ocean-going marine barges in North America, and provider of wheel services, railcar refurbishment and parts, leasing and other services to the railroad and related transportation industries in North America. The Company operates an integrated business model in North America that combines wheel services, repair and refurbishment, component parts reconditioning, freight car manufacturing, leasing and fleet management services. It operates in three business segments: Manufacturing, Wheel Services, Refurbishment and Parts, and Leasing and Services. In April 2010, the Company acquired a lease fleet of nearly 4,000 railcars.
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