Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry
- Short Lines & Regionals
- Passenger Rail
- Legislative & Reg.
- Rail Industry Trends
- Supplier Spotlight
- High Speed Rail
Rail News: Railroading People
Plasser appoints Blechinger president
Plasser American Corp. has named Thomas Blechinger president. He succeeds Gunther Oberlechner, who retired after serving at the company for more than 40 years, company officials said in an emailed announcement.
In 1991, Blechinger joined the rail industry in Europe as an apprentice.
Over the past 25 years, he's held various senior management functions and most recently served as vice president and general manager at Plasser.
Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.