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Headquarters La Grange, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

What do manufacturer Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD) and 1970's band Grand Funk Railroad have in common? They both do the locomotion! EMD designs, builds, sells, and services diesel-electric locomotives for commercial railroad applications: commuter, freight, intercity passenger, mining, and switching. It has the largest installed base of diesel-electric locomotives in the world, with products sold in more than 100 countries. EMD also supplies locomotive replacement parts and diesel power engines for marine propulsion, oil drilling rigs, and power generation. Founded in... More

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44% Approve of the CEO   18 ratings

Electro-Motive CEO Billy Ainsworth

Billy Ainsworth


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  Former Engineering Intern - Engine Systems in La Grange, IL

Pros: Worked on many projects; friendly, helpful colleagues; worked with locomotives; received a mentor; good perspective on engineering as an occupation Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Overland Park, KS Feb 2012 – Reviewed Jan 22, 2014

Interview Details – Before the interview began, a pretest was given that asked basic mechenical and electrical questions. 1st & 2nd interviews took place on the same day, and had a heavy focus on safety and managing people.Full Interview

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America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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