Electro-Motive Diesel Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1922

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 3,260


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

  • Investments
  • 2

Electro-Motive Diesel General Information


Designer and manufacturer of diesel-electric locomotives for the commercial railroad applications in the United States and internationally. The company provides railway transport and diesel engine solutions for intercity passenger, commuter, switching, freight, industrial, and mining applications.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
General Motors (Electro-Motive Division)
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Corporate Office
  • 9301 West 55th Street
  • Lyons Township, IL 60525
  • United States
+1 (708) 000-0000

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Electro-Motive Diesel Valuation & Funding

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Electro-Motive Diesel Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
John Hamilton President & Chief Executive Officer
Michael O'Donnell Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
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Electro-Motive Diesel Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Electro-Motive Diesel Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Electro-Motive Diesel Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
ITS Rail Services 27-Aug-2007 0000000000 Education and Training Services (B2B) 000000 00
Turner Diesel (Rail Services Business) 09-Oct-2006 Buyout/LBO Rail 000000 00
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Electro-Motive Diesel FAQs

  • When was Electro-Motive Diesel founded?

    Electro-Motive Diesel was founded in 1922.

  • Who is the CEO of Electro-Motive Diesel?

    John Hamilton is the CEO of Electro-Motive Diesel.

  • Where is Electro-Motive Diesel headquartered?

    Electro-Motive Diesel is headquartered in Lyons Township, IL.

  • What is the size of Electro-Motive Diesel?

    Electro-Motive Diesel has 3,260 total employees.

  • What industry is Electro-Motive Diesel in?

    Electro-Motive Diesel’s primary industry is Rail.

  • Is Electro-Motive Diesel a private or public company?

    Electro-Motive Diesel is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Electro-Motive Diesel?

    The current valuation of Electro-Motive Diesel is 00000.

  • What is Electro-Motive Diesel’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Electro-Motive Diesel is 000000.

  • Who are Electro-Motive Diesel’s investors?

    Berkshire Partners and Greenbriar Equity Group have invested in Electro-Motive Diesel.

  • When was Electro-Motive Diesel acquired?

    Electro-Motive Diesel was acquired on 02-Aug-2010.

  • Who acquired Electro-Motive Diesel?

    Electro-Motive Diesel was acquired by Progress Rail Services.

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