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Whats new at GATX?
The expert audience at the “12th BME / VDV panel for rail freight transport” in Berlin were quite amazed when we presented the new freight car fleet: These technologically optimised cars can be tailored to the various needs of…Read more
Allow us to present ourselves: What makes a "Competent Person Lead” according to one of GATX’s Mineral Oil Car experts?
"We will manage it!" With this statement, Burkhard Dietz has taken a heavy load off the shoulders of many customers – and also his colleagues. Dietz works in the Leipzig Workshop Management Team (WMT) and is the “Competent Person…Read more
Technological Advances, Transparency, Investment and a Vision: CEO Johann Feindert looks into the Future
At the end of the year, several things are changing at GATX: Thus in November, Johann Feindert assumed the leadership role at GATX Rail Europe. The experienced specialist in the European railway industry has many ideas which will…Read more
Track & Trace and Geofencing: Dr. Dums from Donau Chemie explains the many advantages of telematics solutions from the point of view of the shipper.
In October 2018, our customer, Donau Chemie AG, received an award from Austria's Federal Association for Materials Management, Purchasing and Logistics (BMÖ): The company was honoured for equipping it´s entire RID fleet with Track…Read more
This year GATX took part in the Global Challenge for the first time and sent 12 teams each of 7 employees on their travels: During this competition, international teams count their steps over 100 days with the objective of…Read more
Safe Together - Information Seminars Concerning the Safe Loading and Unloading of Tank Cars Carried Out
Rail car providers are convinced: “Of course we provide safe equipment” And operational users say: “Of course we know exactly how to work safely on a tank car” But nothing is already so safe that it cannot be made even safer.Read more
As early as April 2018 we reported that we are investing in technically optimized freight cars – with the objective of continuing to develop our freight fleet. Now we can proudly announce that in August we have already exceeded…Read more
A new milestone in the fleet diversification: GATX has received an order from Lenzing AG for 22 Snps cars for round timber transport
Lenzing AG has already been using freight cars from GATX for many years. Now the Austrian fibre manufacturer has ordered 22 cars type Snps from us. These freight cars will be customized exactly in accordance with the requirements…Read more