SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) September 27, 2010
THE GREENBRIER COMPANIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File No. 1-13146
|(State of Incorporation)
||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
One Centerpointe Drive, Suite 200, Lake Oswego, OR 97035
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
Former name or former address, if changed since last report: N/A
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy
the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
The Company is issuing the attached press release dated September 27, 2010 announcing new
orders and preliminary unaudited financial results for fiscal fourth quarter. A copy of the press
release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
||Press Release dated September 27, 2010 of The Greenbrier Companies, Inc.