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until the next quarter. Telephone replay is also available for 30 days
beginning at 1p.m. EDT on May 2 by dialing (800) 475-6701 (or
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Genesee & Wyoming owns or leases 122 freight railroads worldwide that
are organized in 10 operating regions with approximately 7,300 employees
and 3,000 customers.
G&W’s eight North American regions serve 41 U.S. states and four
Canadian provinces and include 115 short line and regional freight
railroads with more than 13,000 track-miles.
G&W’s Australia Region provides rail freight services in New South
Wales, including in the Hunter Valley coal supply chain, the Northern
Territory and South Australia, including operating the 1,400-mile
Tarcoola-to-Darwin rail line. The Australia Region is 51.1% owned by
G&W and 48.9% owned by a consortium of funds and clients managed by
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets.
G&W’s U.K./Europe Region is led by Freightliner, the U.K.’s largest
rail maritime intermodal operator and second-largest rail freight
company. Operations also include heavy-haul in Poland and Germany and
cross-border intermodal services connecting Northern European seaports
with key industrial regions throughout the continent.
G&W subsidiaries provide rail service at more than 40 major ports in
North America, Australia and Europe and perform contract coal loading
and railcar switching for industrial customers.
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regarding Genesee & Wyoming's business which are not historical facts
are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties.
For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause
actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking
statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report or Form
10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.