- Associated Press - Thursday, January 8, 2015

ELEANOR, W.Va. (AP) - Appalachian Railcar Services has acquired a Virginia company.

The company says the acquisition of BRC Rail Service of Lynchburg, Virginia, will double its size to more than 300 employees. An additional 100 employees are expected to be hired over the next three years.

Appalachian Railcar Services was founded in Putnam County in 2000 and now has 34 operations in 14 states.

The company provides maintenance, repair, storage and other rail-related services. BRC provides repair, cleaning and interior and exterior coating services.

The Register-Herald (https://bit.ly/1w2SxwM ) reports that Appalachian’s Tank Car Division announced the acquisition on Tuesday.

___

Information from: The Register-Herald, https://www.register-herald.com


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide