Trinity Industries, Inc.

2525 North Stemmons Freeway,
Dallas, Texas 75207
United States,
(214) 631-4420
www.trin.net

Trinity Industries, Inc., is a diversified industrial company serving the energy, transportation, chemical, and construction sectors. Trinity's principal business segments include the Rail Group, the Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group, the Inland Barge Group, the Construction Products Group, and the Energy Equipment Group. Trinity Industries was formed in 1933 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 3 1 2 - - - 6
vol $414M $414M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - - 1 - - 2
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Largest Thrall Car Manufacturing Co.
$353M (2001-08-13)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Trinity Industries has acquired 6 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Trinity Industries’ largest acquisition to date was in 2001, when it acquired Thrall Car Manufacturing for $353M. Trinity Industries has acquired in 3 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include manufacturing (34%) and transportation (34%).

When analyzing the transportation sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 207 transportation companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 10 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 1 has acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic transportation acquirer over the past 3 years is AGRO Merchants Group, with 10 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the transportation sector over the past 3 years is Abraaj Capital Ltd. with 4 platform acquisitions.

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