About GATX Corporation
GATX Corporation, founded in 1898, is the leading global railcar lessor. We strive to be recognized as the finest railcar leasing company in the world by our customers, our shareholders, our employees, and the communities where we operate. We own railcar fleets in North America, Europe, and Asia. Globally, we own and manage a fleet of tank containers. In addition, jointly with Rolls-Royce plc, we own one of the largest aircraft spare engine lease portfolios in the world. We report our financial results through three primary business segments: Rail North America, Rail International, and Portfolio Management.
Rail North America
We are the leader in railcar leasing, serving the North American rail market with a fleet of more than 118,000 railcars. With more than a century of rail industry experience, we offer customers leasing, maintenance, asset, financial, and management expertise. We also actively manage more than 280 railcars for other third-party owners.
The Locomotive Group owns a fleet of 617 four-axle and 28 six-axle locomotives. Locomotive customers are primarily regional and short-line railroads, industrial users, and Class I railroads.
Rail North America operates an extensive network of maintenance facilities in the United States and Canada dedicated to performing safe, timely, efficient, and high quality railcar maintenance services for customers.
Rail International is composed of our operations in Europe ("GATX Rail Europe" or "GRE"), India ("GRI"), and Russia ("Rail Russia"). GRE is a major railcar lessor in Europe serving customers in the mineral oil, LPG, chemicals, freight and intermodal industries across Europe. As of December 31, 2020, GRE owned more than 26,300 railcars.
GRI is the largest private railcar lessor in India, serving all major industry segments. As of December 31, 2020, GRI owned 4,156 railcars.
As of December 31, 2020, Rail Russia owned 380 railcars.
Portfolio Management is composed primarily of our ownership in a group of joint ventures (collectively the "RRPF affiliates") with Rolls-Royce plc that lease aircraft spare engines, as well as five liquefied gas-carrying vessels. As of December 31, 2020, the RRPF affiliates, in aggregate, owned 445 engines. In 2021, GATX commenced a program of direct investment in aircraft spare engines that are managed by RRPF.
As a global top five tank container leasing company, Trifleet Leasing serves customers across the world with a fleet of more than 19,000 standard, special, gas, and cryogenic tank containers. Trifleet is focused on best-in-class service, offering customers a complete range of technical, maintenance, and advisory support.