M&A Deal Summary

Genesee & Wyoming Acquires Summit View

On October 1, 2008, Genesee & Wyoming acquired transportation company Summit View

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Genesee & Wyoming’s 15th transaction in the Transportation sector.
  • This is Genesee & Wyoming’s 14th transaction in the United States.
  • This is Genesee & Wyoming’s 1st transaction in Ohio.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2008-10-01
Target Summit View
Sector Transportation
Buyer(s) Genesee & Wyoming
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition

Target

Summit View

Coshocton, Ohio, United States
Summit View, Inc. is a provider of freight, transload, and warehouse services.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Genesee & Wyoming

Darien, Connecticut, United States

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Category Company
Founded 1899
Sector Transportation
Employees8,000
Revenue 2.3B USD (2018)
DESCRIPTION

Genesee & Wyoming owns and operates short line and regional freight railroads and provides railcar switching services in the United States, Australia, Canada, the Netherlands and Belgium. Genesee & Wyoming was founded in 1899 and is based in Darien, Connecticut.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 15 of 25
Sector (Transportation) 15 of 24
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 6 of 10
State (Ohio) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 14 of 19
Year (2008) 6 of 6
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2008-10-01 Ohio Central Railroad System

Mc Kee's Rocks,, Pennsylvania, United States

Ohio Central Railroad System operates over 445 miles of track and owns 64 locomotives. The railroads handle approximately 140,000 annual carloads, primarily in the coal, steel and solid waste industries.

Buy $234M
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2010-12-01 Asia Pacific Transport Pty

Hindmarsh, Australia

Asia Pacific Transport Pty Ltd.engages in the construction of railways.

Buy -