Progress Rail Services Corp.

1600 Progress Drive,
Albertville, 35950
United States,
(256) 593-1260
www.progressrail.com

Progress Rail Services is a provider of rail and transit products and services in North America.

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Progress Rail Services was acquired by Caterpillar on June 19, 2006.

Progress Rail Services has acquired 4 companies of its own, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Progress Rail Services’ largest acquisition to date was in 2010, when it acquired Electro-Motive Diesel for $820M. Progress Rail Services has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include building materials (34%) and manufacturing (34%).

When analyzing the transportation sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 215 transportation companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 10 have acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic transportation acquirer over the past 3 years is AGRO Merchants Group, with 8 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the transportation sector over the past 3 years is The Carlyle Group with 5 platform acquisitions.

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