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Toggle Summary Agrilink Foods Selects GATX Logistics To provide Integrated Logistics Services
JACKSONVILLE, January 16--GATX Logistics, Inc., and Agrilink Foods, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Pro-Fac Cooperative (NASDAQ:PFACP), today announced that they have signed a letter of intent for GATX Logistics to become the sole source for integrated logistics services for the Midwestern
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Toggle Summary American Steamship Company Acquires Vessels from Oglebay Norton
WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y., Jun 06, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Steamship Company (ASC), a unit of GATX Corporation (NYSE:GMT), today announced that it has acquired the majority of the vessels from the fleet of Oglebay Norton Marine Services Company L.L.C.
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Toggle Summary American Steamship Company and Shedd Aquarium Work to Protect the Great Lakes
CHICAGO --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 15, 2013-- American Steamship Company (“ASC”), a subsidiary of GATX Corporation (NYSE:GMT), and Chicago’s John G. Shedd Aquarium are proud to share their common goal of protecting the Great Lakes—and now they’re taking that message to communities along the shores.
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Toggle Summary American Steamship Company Appoints Jerome K. Welsch as President and CEO
BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb 5, 2003 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- American Steamship Company (ASC) today announced that Jerome K. Welsch has been appointed president and chief executive officer. Mr. Welsch has been a key member of ASC's senior management team since joining the company in 1979.
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Toggle Summary American Steamship Company Comments on Status of Labor Contract
CHICAGO, Aug 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Steamship Company ("ASC"), a subsidiary of GATX Corporation (NYSE:GMT) announced its employees who are members of the American Maritime Officers union ("AMO") went on strike following the expiration of the AMO labor contract on August 1, 2011.
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Toggle Summary American Steamship Company Names Charles Neigebauer 2004 Outstanding Mariner
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jun 25, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Steamship Company (ASC), a unit of GATX Financial Corporation, announced today that Charles B. Neigebauer has been named recipient of ASC's 2004 Outstanding Mariner Award. Mr. Neigebauer is a Bosun on the M/V St. Clair.
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Toggle Summary American Steamship Company Purchases Ocean Barge To serve Jones Act Trading
BUFFALO, February 20 -- American Steamship Company today announced that it has acquired an ocean barge, the AMERICAN GULF V. The vessel is a Jones Act eligible, ocean class covered hopper barge. American Steamship will use the vessel to carry dry bulk commodities, including coal and grain, in Jones
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Toggle Summary American Steamship Company To Restart Operations
CHICAGO, Aug 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Steamship Company ("ASC"), a subsidiary of GATX Corporation (NYSE:GMT) today announced that it will restart vessel operation as the American Maritime Officers union ("AMO") employees return to work. The AMO employees went on strike following the
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Toggle Summary Board of Directors Elects Robert Lyons Chief Financial Officer Of GATX Corporation
CHICAGO, Nov 12, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- GATX Corporation today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Robert C. Lyons as vice president and chief financial officer of GATX Corporation. Mr. Lyons, 40, was most recently the vice president of investor relations for GATX Corporation.
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Toggle Summary Bruce Wise Appointed Vice President Of Finance At GATX Logistics
JACKSONVILLE, FL, September 22—GATX Logistics, Inc. has announced the appointment of Bruce A. Wise to the position of vice president of finance and chief financial officer and the promotion of Patrick Murphy to corporate controller. Mr. Wise joins the company from Interturbine, a Dutch corporation,
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Toggle Summary Centron And Cisco Systems Sign Integrator Agreement
MINNEAPOLIS and SAN JOSE, CA---August 17, 1998 Centron DPL Co., a leading value-added reseller and network services provider, and Cisco Systems, Inc. today announced that the two companies have signed a Global Systems Integrator Agreement. Under this agreement, Centron will be reselling and
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Toggle Summary Centron Inducts Four Employees Into Its Prestigious College Of Fellows
MINNEAPOLIS, March 10-Centron announced today that it has inducted four highly skilled networking experts into its new Centron College of Fellows. This award recognizes those select Centron employees that have consistently demonstrated superior technical expertise and in-depth networking knowledge
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Toggle Summary Chadmoore Wireless Group Consummates Debt Facility With GATX Capital
Las Vegas, Nevada, March 16-Chadmoore Wireless Group, Inc. announced today that it has closed a secured financing transaction with GATX Capital Corporation. The closing of this transaction provides Chadmoore with $13.5 million pursuant to a debt facility.
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Toggle Summary Daniel Penovich Elected Managing Director Sales, Marketing And Business Development At General American Transportation
CHICAGO, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- General American Transportation Corporation, the railcar leasing and management subsidiary of GATX Corporation (NYSE: GMT), has elected Daniel Penovich as a managing director of sales, marketing and business development.
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Toggle Summary Defibrillators Now Part of American Steamship Company's First Aid Kit
CHICAGO, March 31-American Steamship Company, a subsidiary of GATX Corporation, has purchased Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) devices for their Great Lakes self-unloader fleet. The AED is a portable and easy-to-use version of the "crash cart" type of defibrillator found in hospitals.
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Toggle Summary Diana Knigge Appointed Managing Director, Diversified Finance at GATX Capital
SAN FRANCISCO, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- GATX Capital Corporation has announced the appointment of Diana Knigge as managing director in its diversified finance group. She will be responsible for developing new business platforms, specialty mergers and acquisitions.
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Toggle Summary e.spire Secures $50 Million in Vendor Financing
Total GATX Commitment Now Exceeds $70 Million ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- e.spire Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESPI) today announced that it has obtained an additional commitment of $50 million in capital lease financing from GATX Capital Corporation, a diversified financial
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Toggle Summary Eveready Battery Renews Agreement With GATX Logistics
JACKSONVILLE, March 19--GATX Logistics, Inc. today announced that it has renewed its agreement with Eveready Battery Company Incorporated to provide contract logistics services through its distribution center located in Carrollton, Texas. GATX Logistics has provided warehousing and distribution
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Toggle Summary Gail Duddy Elected Vice President - Human Resources at GATX
CHICAGO, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- GATX announced today that its board of directors has elected Gail L. Duddy as vice president-human resources. Ronald H. Zech, chairman and CEO of GATX stated, "Gail Duddy's election to vice president-human resources recognizes a leadership transition of the
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Toggle Summary GATX Acquires Polish Railroad Tank Car Fleet as Part of A Significant Privatization
CHICAGO, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- GATX Corporation (NYSE: GMT) announced today that it has finalized its acquisition of Dyrekcja Eksploatacji Cystern (DEC) -- Poland's national tank car fleet and fuel distribution company. A subsidiary of GATX Rail Corporation, GATX Rail Overseas Holding
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