our core purpose
To be the safest and most respected rail service provider in the world
our core values
Focus for disciplined growth
Integrity to earn the trust of others
Respect for all people with whom we deal
Excellence in all we do
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. owns or leases 122 freight railroads worldwide (collectively "G&W" or the "company")* that are organized into 10 operating regions with approximately 7,300 employees and 3,000 customers.
• G&W’s eight North American regions serve 41 U.S. states and four Canadian provinces and include 115 short line and regional freight railroads with more than 13,000 track-miles.
• G&W’s Australia Region provides rail freight services in New South Wales, including in the Hunter Valley coal supply chain, and in the Northern Territory and South Australia, including operating the 1,400-mile Tarcoola-to-Darwin rail line. The Australia Region is 51% owned by G&W and 49% owned by a consortium of funds and clients managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets.
• G&W’s U.K./Europe Region is led by Freightliner, the U.K.’s largest rail maritime intermodal operator and second-largest rail freight company. Operations also include heavy-haul in Poland and Germany and cross-border intermodal services connecting Northern European seaports with key industrial regions throughout the continent.
G&W subsidiaries provide rail service at more than 40 major ports in North America, Australia and Europe and perform contract coal loading and railcar switching for industrial customers.
*Unless otherwise specified, when used on this website, the terms "Genesee & Wyoming," "G&W," "the company," "we," "our," and "us" refer collectively to Genesee & Wyoming Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliated companies.