Chicago Freight Car Leasing Co., a subsidiary of Sasser Family Holdings, Inc., announced that it has finalized delivery of 200 new tank cars. The tank cars were delivered to a variety of customers in the agricultural and renewable energy sectors.
Paul Deasy, President of Chicago Freight Car Leasing Co., said, “We have a long established presence in freight car markets, including covered hopper cars. The acquisition of these and future tank cars will allow us to bring customer-focused solutions and our brand of superior customer service to existing customers in new markets, as well as new customers.”
Rhonda Zielinski, Vice President of Sales and Customer Support, added, “For some time our freight car customers have been asking us to add tank car leasing solutions. Our entry into this market, combined with our existing in-house expertise, illustrates our commitment to providing the right railcar solutions for our customers.”
The company noted that it has made additional new tank car investments for delivery in 2014, 2015, and 2016.