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GATX awarded federal grant, set to bring more jobs to the Brazos Valley

November 22, 2020

GATX, a railcar company in Hearne, has been operating for over 121 years and has provided jobs for many.

”I actually work in the definition department, and that’s where they’re actually doing a lot of this like new equipment they’re doing there. All like the exterior blast equipment that they’re doing so that they can make the process, like the work process itself, go by a lot faster,” said Ramon Gutierrez, an employee at GATX.

The railcar company will embark on a venture to utilize advanced technology to enhance the quality in data capture and telematics, which will hopefully decrease the amount of traffic buildup trains it creates.

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