Railinc to Present on Rail Fleet at Rail Equipment Finance Conference



CARY, NC, March 1, 2011 (James Street Media Services)—Railinc Corp. announced today that it will participate in the 25th annual Rail Equipment Finance Conference in La Quinta, Calif., on March 7, 2011. Railinc representatives will be presenting the 2010 North American Freight Railcar Review. This opening presentation will feature data and insight into the state of the North American freight railcar fleet and discuss trends that may affect the rail industry in the coming years.

“The Rail Equipment Finance Conference is an essential industry event for businesses with a stake in rail equipment and rail finance,” said Allen West, Railinc president and CEO. “Railinc’s continued participation as the kick-off presenter attests to the quality of the data we collect and the value it has to the industry.”

Sponsored by Railroad Financial Corporation, the Rail Equipment Finance Conference brings together North America’s top rail finance and rail equipment professionals, who provide an exclusive look at critical industry issues. The data presented at the conference helps industry professionals make more informed decisions about everything from investing to resource allocation to railcar valuation. More information about the conference—including agenda, speakers and registration—can be found online at www.railequipmentfinance.com.

“Railinc is an essential part of the Rail Equipment Finance Conference every year,” said Tony Kruglinski, chairman of the Rail Equipment Finance Conference. “Our attendees are looking for insight that provides value and that they can act on. Railinc always delivers.”

Data from Railinc’s 2010 North American Freight Railcar Review presentation will be available on March 7 at www.railinc.com. Information and insight from the presentation is derived from Railinc’s Umler™ system, the rail industry’s leading source for reliable rail equipment data.

About Railinc

Railinc is the railroad industry’s innovative and reliable resource for IT and information services. The company builds applications and deploys data that help railroads, rail equipment owners and other industry participants manage their businesses more effectively and efficiently. Railinc is the largest single source of real-time, accurate interline rail data for the North American railroad system. Located in Cary, N.C., Railinc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Association of American Railroads. For more information, please visit www.railinc.com.


Patrick O’Neil

Director of Corporate Communications

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