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Category: Breaks, Suspensions & Chassis

WABCO Unveils First Stand-alone Parking Brake Control for Trucks and Buses

WABCO Unveils First Stand-alone Parking Brake Control for Trucks and Buses

| September 21, 2016

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leader in commercial vehicle technology,  has unveiled OnHand™ electro-pneumatic parking brake control for trucks and buses. It features valve engineering and advanced mechatronics and marks the commercial vehicle industry’s first stand-alone parking brake control and supplies another technological building block toward autonomous driving. OnHand braking technology provides automatic engage […]

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Electronically Controlled Air Suspension Gains Traction in Large Chinese Market

Electronically Controlled Air Suspension Gains Traction in Large Chinese Market

| August 30, 2016

Electronically controlled air suspension (ECAS) technology is gaining traction rapidly in China according to WABCO Holdings, which reported that several major Chinese heavy duty truck manufacturers – including China National Heavy Truck Corporation (CNHTC), Dongfeng Liuzhou Motor Company (DFLQ) and Shaanqi – continue to increase adoption of the approach. WABCO notes that its offering in […]

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New Automatic Brake Adjusters for Transit Applications

New Automatic Brake Adjusters for Transit Applications

| May 20, 2016

Webb Brake Adjusters is expanding its line to include a complete family of Automatic Brake Adjusters for intracity bus and intercity motor coach applications. Here’s what special: These clearance sensing automatic brake adjusters are designed for the severe duty requirements of the transit market. Webb,a Marmon Highway Technologies®/Berkshire Hathaway company, offers these products for OEM […]

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WABCO Acquires Hydraulic Company, MICO

WABCO Acquires Hydraulic Company, MICO

| February 3, 2016

WABCO (NYSE: WBC), a leader in commercial vehicle safety and efficiency technologies, has acquired MICO Incorporated, a global market leader in hydraulic components, controls and brake systems for heavy-duty, off-highway vehicles in agriculture, construction, mining and similar industries. MICO generated revenues of approximately $52 million in 2015 and is headquartered in North Mankato, Minnesota. WABCO […]

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Bosch Expands Product Portfolio

Bosch Expands Product Portfolio

| December 12, 2014

Robert Bosch, a supplier of quality automotive parts to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the independent aftermarket (IAM), will expand its product portfolio with 20 new parts. The new parts include brake pads and rotors, wiper blade sets, new and remanufactured alternators, and remanufactured starters. As for specifics, eight new Bosch Blue Brake Pad Sets […]

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WABCO Introduces Advanced Safety and Efficiency Technologies for Construction Vehicles

WABCO Introduces Advanced Safety and Efficiency Technologies for Construction Vehicles

| November 24, 2014

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies to improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, is showcasing its industry-leading technologies help manufacturers of off-highway vehicles significantly improve vehicle safety and efficiency. The event is called “bauma China 2014,” one of the largest trade shows for construction vehicles and related equipment worldwide, […]

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