Trinity Industries, Inc. Elects Corporate Vice President

  Trinity Industries, Inc. Elects Corporate Vice President

Business Wire

DALLAS -- December 10, 2012

Trinity Industries, Inc., (NYSE:TRN) today announced that Jared S. Richardson
has been promoted to Vice President, Associate General Counsel, and Secretary
of the Company.

Mr. Richardson joined Trinity in January 2010 and has served as Associate
General Counsel and Secretary since that time. Prior to joining Trinity, he
worked for Energy Future Holdings Corp., most recently as Senior Counsel and
Assistant Secretary. Before joining Energy Future Holdings, Mr. Richardson
worked in the corporate and securities section of the law firm of Locke
Liddell & Sapp LLP (now Locke Lord LLP) in its Dallas office. Mr. Richardson
earned a B.A. in political science from Brigham Young University and a J.D.
from Harvard Law School.

Trinity Industries, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is a diversified
industrial company that owns a variety of market-leading businesses which
provide products and services to the industrial, energy, transportation, and
construction sectors. Trinity reports its financial results in five principal
business segments: the Rail Group, the Railcar Leasing and Management Services
Group, the Inland Barge Group, the Construction Products Group, and the Energy
Equipment Group. For more information, visit: www.trin.net.

Contact:

Trinity Industries, Inc.
Jessica Greiner, 214-631-4420
Director of Investor Relations