Category Archives: Philantrophy

Gregory Aziz: The Man Behind the Success of National Steel Cars

Gregory James Aziz was born on April 30, 1949, in London, a city in Southwestern Ontario. He gained his education from Ridley College and went on to major from University of Western Ontario in economics. After finishing his studies, he joined his family’s wholesale food business called Affiliated Foods in 1971. The company expanded in […]

The Steel Components You Don’t Get To See

The steel components that we rarely see are moving cargo weights at millions of pounds at a time. This steel component to the industrial process we have is what makes the railway system function. The railway system is a major part of society’s operation. The safest, most efficient and cost-effective way to move millions of […]

National Steel Car Is A Successful Canadian Manufacturer

National Steel Car is a Canadian rolling rock manufacturer. The company operates out of Hamilton Ontario and is the most productive producer of rolling rock in the country. Greg Aziz is the CEO of National Steel Car. The company was founded in the early 1900s by a group of investors. The lead partner was John […]

Gregory James Aziz- The Man Behind The Wheel At National Steel Car

National Steel Car was founded in 1912 and has been around for over 100 years. Despite early success the company suffered over the years and switched ownership several times. In 1994 something really special happened- Gregory James Aziz, owner of the Hamilton, Ontario company National Industries Inc., purchased the company and helped this declining company […]

National Steel Car: A Tale of Multiple Owners

The National Steel Car has been operating for more than 100 years, and the ownership of the company changes from time to time. In its 100-year history, the National Steel Car has been managed by different individuals, but there are only three prominent owners which left a mark on the company’s performance. These are the […]

Gregory Aziz: Pulling a Manufacturing Giant Back from Oblivion

While National Steel Car may be one of the world’s leading railcar manufacturers and engineering companies, it has not always been that way. There have been times during its history where it has lost significant business and been in sharp decline, while at other times it has been regarded as a national treasure. CEO James […]