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Freight Rail: Putting Communities Back on Track

Amsted Rail, a major supplier to the railroads for more than 100 years, recently reopened the doors on it’s newly renovated Griffin Wheel plant, creating more than 130 manufacturing jobs in Bessemer, Alabama. The Griffin Wheel plant is just one more example of the freight rail effect — with access to a reliable freight rail system, companies like Amsted Rail are bringing economic development and high-skilled jobs to the community.