Gregory Aziz, Leader Of National Steel Car

Gregory James Aziz is the chairman and CEO of National Steel Car Limited, America’s leading railroad freight and tank car manufacturer, located in Hamilton, Ontario. He has been with National Steel Car since 1994, when NSC was purchased by National Industries Inc from Dofasco. He has steered the company towards its worldwide prominence in the field of rail car manufacturing by being committed to efficiency, safety, and innovation.

 

Gregory J Aziz was born in Poland, and after the political unrest of the 1980s, during which his education was interrupted, he came to Canada to finish his education at the University of Western, Ontario. When he joined National Steel Car, he embarked upon a career dedicated to rail car safety and performance. Lately his company has welcomed the announcement of the North American harmonized regulations to ensure the safety of transported flammable liquids. The cars designed by NSC to carry Potash have increased efficiency by 90% while maintaining their safety record. NSC is the only North American rail car company certified ISO 9000:2008, and has been given the TTX SECO on a continuous basis for a decade.

 

 

Greg James Aziz has, over the course of his career, increased the size of NSC from 500 to 3,000 employees, and production from 3,500 to 12,500 rail cars annually. He has kept the company going and growing as the other rolling stock companies of Canada have faded away. It is highly probable that Gregory J Aziz ‘s decision to expand to the American market in 1995 ensured the stability of his company in an era when Canada was busy abandoning its railway lines. It is also highly probably that Aziz’s investment in rail car safety an efficient has acted as an Ounce of Prevention to avoid the expensive Pounds of Cure that cleaning up after a railway accident involves. As a result, NSC remains one of the few rolling stock companies left in Canada.

 

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Aziz remains committed to a happy and productive workforce, and to constantly raising the bar for rail car performance. Under his leadership, NSC is trusted to build the highest quality of rail cars with consistently high on-time delivery performance.

 

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