Pentalver Transport owner Genesee & Wyoming to be purchased in $8.4bn deal

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Pentalver Transport owner Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) is being acquired by Brookfield Infrastructure Partners in deal valued at $8.4bn (£6.6bn). G&W owns or leases 120 freight railroads and has approximately 8,000 employees in North America, Australia and Europe. In the UK it owns Freightliner and following a 2017 deal, Pentalver Transport. The latter was rebranded following the deal to feature the G&W logo. “This is a rare opportunity to acquire a large-scale transport infrastructure business in North America,” said Sam […]