LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) will be presenting on Thursday, May 17, 2012, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Global Transportation Conference to be held at the Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. The presentation will be webcast live, beginning at 2:55 p.m. EDT, on Thursday, May 17, 2012, and can be accessed from the Greenbrier website at www.gbrx.com. To access the webcast, register at the "Webcasts" section on the home page of the Greenbrier website. The presentation will be archived for 30 days. Greenbrier, ( www.gbrx.com), headquartered in Lake Oswego, Oregon, is a leading supplier of transportation equipment and services to the railroad industry. Greenbrier builds new railroad freight cars in its three manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Mexico and marine barges at its U.S. facility. It also repairs and refurbishes freight cars and provides wheels and railcar parts at 40 locations across North America. Greenbrier builds new railroad freight cars and refurbishes freight cars for the European market through both its operations in Poland and various subcontractor facilities throughout Europe. Greenbrier owns approximately 9,100 railcars, and performs management services for approximately 216,000 railcars. SOURCE The Greenbrier Companies, Inc.