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Railserve, Inc. Announces LEAF® Locomotive Purchase by Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)

Atlanta, Georgia — November 9, 2010

Railserve, Inc. is pleased to announce the sale of its first Multi-GenSet Lower Emissions And Fuel Locomotive (LEAF®) to Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) in Decatur, IL.

The Railserve LEAF was the only Multi-GenSet Locomotive to perform all the required tasks for ADM in a head-to-head comparison with other GenSet locomotive offerings from three other manufacturers.

In collaboration with Alternative Motive Power Systems (AMPS), headquartered in Alexandria, OH, Railserve continues to set a higher standard in GenSet Locomotive performance and value with 25 LEAF locomotives in active customer locations in North America. The Railserve LEAF significantly reduces emissions and minimizes fuel usage while meeting EPA Tier III 2015 emissions standards.

Railserve looks forward to strengthening its long-term partnership with ADM (and other clients) by demonstrating that it is not just a switching provider or locomotive supplier, but a dynamic company that delivers technical and operational support. The expanding LEAF GenSet locomotive line, and a growing client base prove Railserve's commitment to providing superior products, services and client support.