|EX-99.1 - EX-99.1 - TRINITY INDUSTRIES INC||exhibit1.htm|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
|Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):||January 4, 2012|
Trinity Industries, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|2525 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas||75207-2401|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||214-631-4420|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On January 4, 2012, Trinity Structural Towers, Inc. ("TSTI"), a subsidiary of Trinity Industries, Inc., announced that it filed a breach of contract law suit against Suzlon Wind Energy Corporation for failure to comply with its purchasing obligations for structural wind towers from TSTI pursuant to the 2008 Supply Agreement between the two companies.
A copy of the news release announcing the law suit is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) - (c) Not applicable.
99.1 News Release dated January 4, 2012 relating to the law suit filed against Suzlon Wind Energy Corporation.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Trinity Industries, Inc.|
|December 6, 2012||By:||
James E. Perry
|Name: James E. Perry|
|Title: Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
|News Release dated January 4, 2012 relating to the law suit filed against Suzlon Wind Energy Corporation.|