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 121 freight railroads worldwide (collectively "G&W" or the "company")* organized in nine locally managed operating regions with 8,000 employees serving 3,000 customers.
- G&W’s seven 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 serves New South Wales, the Northern Territory and South Australia and operates the 1,400-mile Tarcoola-to-Darwin rail line. The Australia Region is 51.1% owned by G&W and 48.9% owned by a consortium of funds and clients managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets.
- G&W’s UK/Europe Region includes the U.K.’s largest rail maritime intermodal operator and second-largest freight rail provider, as well as regional rail services in Continental Europe.
G&W subsidiaries and joint ventures also provide rail service at more than 40 major ports, rail-ferry service between the U.S. Southeast and Mexico, transload services, contract coal loading and railcar switching and repair.
*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.