RAIL - FreightCar America, Inc.

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FreightCar America, Inc.

Two North Riverside Plaza
Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60606
United States
312-928-0850
http://www.freightcaramerica.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryRailroads
Full Time Employees985

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. James R. MeyerPres, CEO & Director515.46kN/A1962
Mr. Matthew S. KohnkeVP of Fin., CFO & TreasurerN/AN/A1971
Ms. Georgia L. VlamisVP of HR, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.N/AN/A1960
Mr. Theodore W. BaunChief Commercial OfficerN/AN/A1973
Mr. Joseph J. MaliekelChief Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. ControllerN/AN/A1961
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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.

Description

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 and gondola railcars, 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 November 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 6.

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.