Watco Companies, LLC (WCI) is a Pittsburg, KS., based transportation company serving transportation, mechanical, and transload/intermodal needs of Customers throughout the nation. WCI is the owner of Watco Transportation Services, Inc. (WTS), the largest privately-held short line railroad company in the U.S. operating 22 short line railroads on more than 3,500 miles of track as well as 21 industrial contract switching locations. Watcoâ€™s Mechanical Services division operates 14 railcar repair shops, 4 locomotive shops and 19 mobile mechanical shops. The Transload/Intermodal Services division currently manages 12 transload facilities, 7 warehouses and 1 intermodal location. WCI also operates Greens Port Industrial Park located in the Houston, Texas, ship channel offering services such as warehousing, lay down storage, leasing of industrial property, access to deep water dock and barge, contract stevedoring, rail and truck transportation. More information about Watco and its subsidiaries can be found at www.watcocompanies.com.