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  • Wabco launches intelligent ABS for trailers

    October 28, 2019 3:01PM by Truck News

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Wabco has introduced the intelligent anti-lock braking system, or iABS, for commercial trailers in North America. The company made the announcement Monday at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta. Wabco iABS is part of the

  • Wabco launches service partner program

    October 17, 2019 1:27PM by Truck News

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Wabco Holdings has launched a service partner program in North America, the company announced Thursday. Under the program, the company will certify vehicle service facilities that meet its technical and safety standards in the maintenance and

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    Wabco TailGuard keeps an eye behind trailers

    October 2, 2019 11:48AM by johng@newcom.ca

    As drivers keep their eyes on the road, Wabco TailGuard can now keep an eye on the space behind the trailer.

  • Wabash names WABCO Supplier of the Year

    September 25, 2019 11:21AM by Truck News

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Braking control systems supplier WABCO Holdings has received Wabash National’s Pinnacle Award for 2019, the company announced Wednesday. The award recognizes Wabash National’s supplier of the year. WABCO has provided Wabash National with trailer vehicle controls,

  • New Wabco unit to focus on improving efficiencies

    July 8, 2019 10:00AM by Truck News

    BERN, Switzerland – Wabco Holdings has established a new fleet solutions division, which will focus on improving safety and environmental efficiencies, the company announced Monday. The unit will combine both advanced digital solutions and best-in-class services under one roof, it

  • Wabco shareholders approve company’s acquisition by ZF

    June 27, 2019 11:00AM by Truck News

    FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – Shareholders of Wabco Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a global tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, have approved the company’s acquisition by the German group ZF Friedrichshafen AG, ZF announced on Thursday. The privately-held ZF is a

  • ZF to acquire Wabco in blockbuster deal

    March 28, 2019 9:14AM by Truck News

    FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – ZF has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Wabco, forming an integrated systems provider for commercial vehicle technologies with annual sales totaling about US$45 billion. The deal is valued at about US$7 billion. Wabco is a global

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    WABCO offers retrofit safety systems

    January 31, 2019 2:12PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Wabco is ensuring advanced safety systems are not limited to the newest equipment off an assembly line. OnSide and OnGuardActive systems are now both available as retrofit kits, introducing collision-mitigation technology onto existing trucks. OnSide Blind Spot Detection uses radar

  • News Equipment

    Wabco to supply technologies for new heavy-duty Hino

    August 23, 2018 6:40AM by Truck News

    NOVI, Mich. – Wabco has announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with Hino Trucks, to provide braking technology and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) for its new heavy-duty truck. The new XL Series Class 7/8 Hino will come

  • Wabco opens new global research and development hub

    August 21, 2018 8:47AM by Truck News

    HANOVER, Germany – Wabco has announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art Global Technology and Innovation Center in Hanover, Germany. The company says the new center will significantly expand its global product development and engineering capabilities. It invested $30 million

  • News Equipment

    Wabco opens new Customer Care Center

    July 25, 2018 10:32AM by Truck News

    AUBURN HILLS Mich. – Wabco has opened its first North America Customer Care Center, which will support all the products the company offers here. The company says it has significantly expanded its product offerings through four acquisitions in North America.

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    Wabco inks steering deal with Tata Motors

    July 13, 2018 9:01AM by Truck News

    BRUSSELS, Belgium – Wabco has inked a deal to supply power steering systems to Tata Motors in India. The deal follows its acquisition of U.S.-based R.H. Sheppard last year. The deal highlights Wabco’s efforts to expand its steering business globally,

  • Wabco to move into new North American HQ

    April 17, 2018 8:29AM by Truck News

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Wabco Holdings has announced it’s moving its Americas headquarters to Auburn Hills, Mich. The new 102,000 sq.-ft. facility is under construction and will open in the third quarte of this year. Wabco says the investment underscores

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    Wabco takes stake in Nikola

    December 20, 2017 8:20AM by Truck News

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Wabco has announced it has made a $10-million investment to acquire a 1% equity stake in Nikola Motor Company, in an agreement it says will “accelerate the development of industry-leading safety technologies specifically designed for

  • Wabco showcases next-generation lane departure warning system

    March 31, 2016 11:08AM by Lou Smyrlis

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Citing connectivity as the better way to create a cocoon of safety around heavy-duty trucks, Wabco showcased the next generation of its OnLane lane departure system with the kick-off press conference here at the Mid-America Trucking Show.