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FreightCar America, Inc. (RAIL)

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FreightCar America, Inc.

Two North Riverside Plaza
Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

Full Time Employees1,529

Key Executives

Mr. Joseph E. McNeelyChief Exec. Officer, Pres and DirectorN/AN/A52
Mr. Matthew S. KohnkeChief Financial Officer, VP of Fin. and Treasurer340.19kN/A46
Ms. Georgia L. VlamisVP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.262.5kN/A57
Mr. Theodore W. BaunChief Commercial OfficerN/AN/A44
Mr. Joseph J. MaliekelChief Accounting Officer, VP and Corp. ControllerN/AN/A57
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


FreightCar America, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells railcars for the transportation of bulk commodities and containerized freight products primarily in North America. The company offers a range of freight cars, including open top hoppers, covered hoppers, and gondolas; intermodal flats, such as well cars; and non-intermodal flat cars comprising slab, hot slab, ribbon rail, and bulkhead flats. It also provides stainless steel and hybrid stainless steel, and aluminum-bodied railcars, such as coal cars; and mill gondolas, coil gondolas, triple hoppers, ore hoppers, ballast hopper cars, aggregate hopper cars, boxcars, woodchip hoppers, aluminum vehicle carriers, and articulated bulk container railcars. In addition, the company leases freight cars; refurbishes and rebuilds railcars; and sells forged, cast, and fabricated parts for various railcars. It also exports its manufactured railcars to Latin America and the Middle East. The company’s customers primarily include railroads, shippers, and financial institutions. FreightCar America, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

FreightCar America, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.