Trinity Industries Inc.

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2014

    TxDOT Is Unmoved by Claims a Dallas Company's Guardrails Are Maiming Drivers

    Since 1999, the guardrails manufactured by Dallas' Trinity Industries have been credited with saving the lives of hundreds of thousands of drivers across the country. Trinity's popular older guardrail design, called the ET-2000, is supposed to roll back when struck by cars, absorbing some of the imp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    For Schutze's Trinity River Flood Collection

    ​Just found this on eBay -- an old postcard going for 99 cents sent from the HQ of the company that would eventually become Trinity Industries. A real steel. (Heh.)

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2009

    John Wiley Price, Still Fit at 59!

    Month or so ago, Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price called me up and reamed me out for suggesting he may be carrying water for Ross Perot Jr. and the Perot-dominated Alliance freight airport in Fort Worth. The commissioner told me he barely knows Mr. Perot and said he couldn't remember eve ... More >>

  • News

    January 13, 2005

    Bubble Brains

    Think a strong mayor is a good idea? See who agrees with you.

  • News

    December 14, 2000

    Meet John Doe

    Trinity Industries certainly wants to, at least when it comes to Internet critics

  • News

    October 2, 1997

    Temper, temper

    Judge John Henry McBryde ruled his court like a minor despot, angering lawyers and fellow judges. Now they're lined up to depose him, and the Constitution be damned.

  • News

    May 22, 1997

    Stick it in your ear

    Frank Mitchell thought he was a made man in the all-powerful 'family' that controls professional golf. Then the PGA Tour shoved him out into the cold.