LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Feb. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) will be exhibiting at Eurasia Rail 2017 from March 2-4, 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. Greenbrier invites all visitors to Eurasia Rail 2017 to join us:
Venue: Istanbul Expo Center (IFM), Istanbul, Turkey
Greenbrier Stand Location: Hall 10, Stand 313
Contact: Thomas Jackson, Vice President
Eurasia Rail 2017 is the only railway exhibition in Eurasia region and one of the three biggest railway exhibitions in the world. The exhibition, which is hosted by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications and Republic of Turkey State Railways, attracts over 12,000 visitors from over 50 countries, more than 300 exhibitors, and over 40 professional conference speakers from the largest rail companies in the world along with the top government officials.
Greenbrier (www.gbrx.com), headquartered in Lake Oswego, Oregon, is a leading international supplier of equipment and services to the freight rail transportation markets. Greenbrier designs, builds and markets freight railcars in North America and Europe, we build freight railcars and rail castings in Brazil through a strategic partnership, and build and market marine barges in North America. Through our European manufacturing operations, we recently began delivery of US-designed tank cars in Saudi Arabia. In October 2016, we entered into an agreement with Astra Rail Management GmbH to form a new company, Greenbrier-Astra Rail, which will create an end-to-end, Europe-based freight railcar manufacturing, engineering and repair business. We expect this combination will be completed during 2017. We are a leading provider of wheel services, parts, leasing and other services to the railroad and related transportation industries in North America and a provider of freight railcar repair, refurbishment and retrofitting services in North America through a joint venture partnership with Watco Companies, LLC. Through other joint ventures we produce rail castings, tank heads and other railcar components. Greenbrier owns a lease fleet of over 8,500 railcars and performs management services for over 265,000 railcars.
SOURCE The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (GBX)