TITLE

NEWS IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Dec2010, Vol. 166 Issue 12, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs in the railroad industry, including the decision of HSBC to sell its rolling stock leasing business Eversholt Rail Group to the Eversholt Investment Group, Ox-Traction's exit from the European leasing business and Wabtec Carp's acquisition of Swiger Coil Systems.
ACCESSION #
57086615

 

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