Saudi Arabia orders over a thousand new railroad tanker cars

The U.S.-based railway manufacturer Greenbrier Companies Inc. has received an order from the government-owned Saudi Railway Company (SAR) for 1,200 railroad tank cars; Greenbrier will supply three types of tank cars that will support industrial mining operations at Saudi Arabia’s Wa’ad al Shamal Industrial City, and the tank cars will facilitate rail transportation of molten sulfur and phosphoric acid -- materials that are commonly used in a range of industrial activities. Read More »