LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) has amended the record date and payment date of its recently declared quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share. The record date has been changed to April 20, 2016 from the previously announced date of April 13, 2016 and the payment date has been changed to May 11, 2016 from the previously announced date of May 4, 2016. This change assures that the dividend record date is consistent with the New York Stock Exchange requirements.
Greenbrier (www.gbrx.com), headquartered in Lake Oswego, Oregon, is a leading supplier of transportation equipment and services to the railroad industry. Greenbrier builds new railroad freight cars in manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Mexico and Poland and marine barges at our U.S. manufacturing facility. Greenbrier sells reconditioned wheel sets and provides wheel services at locations throughout the U.S. We recondition, manufacture and sell railcar parts at various U.S. sites. Through GBW Railcar Services, LLC, a 50/50 joint venture with Watco Companies, LLC, freight cars are repaired and refurbished at over 30 locations across North America, including more than 10 tank car repair and maintenance facilities certified by the Association of American Railroads. Greenbrier owns a lease fleet of over 9,000 railcars and performs management services for over 250,000 railcars.
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