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Bendix parent company buys supplier of steering technologies R.H. Sheppard Co.

The closing of the acquisition is subject to closing conditions and regulatory approvals and is contingent upon the closing of the ZF acquisition of WABCO.

WABCO previews improved product, service platform

WABCO Holdings Inc., global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, previewed its expanded product and service platform designed to help North American commercial vehicle fleets enhance safety and improve the availability, or uptime, of equipment at every stage of its service lifecycle.

WABCO introduces enhanced diagnostic software, new aftermarket offerings

During a press conference at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week, WABCO Holdings Inc. announced enhancements to its subscription-based TOOLBOX PLUS diagnostic software, as well as expanded air dryer and cartridge offerings and genuine remanufactured air compressors. TOOLBOX PLUS diagnostic software WABCO’s TOOLBOX software has been enhanced to help users save time in diagnosing WABCO systems. The

WABCO expands ADAS retrofit kit applications

WABCO Holdings Inc., global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, announced the availability of an expanded range of advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) retrofit kits. The announcement was made at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2020. Now available for several additional applications, WABCO

Fleet profile: Texas-based Alan Ritchey is focused on delivering the best possible value to customers

Meeting customer requirements is nothing new for Alan Ritchey Inc. (ARI). While the Valley View, Texas-based family owned and operated carrier provides services in several government, industrial, agriculture, energy and transportation sectors from coast to coast, since it was founded in 1964 it has served as a contract mail hauler for the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Western Star brings tough to technology

Just because a job is hard doesn’t mean that the solution has to be. The Western Star team tackles it from all angles.

WABCO to provide Altec with active collision mitigation system for medium-duty trucks

WABCO Holdings Inc. has reached an agreement to provide its emergency braking system to Altec, a provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, lights and signs and contractor markets, for its medium-duty trucks.

WABCO named supplier of the year by Wabash National

WABCO Holdings Inc. has received Wabash National’s Pinnacle Award for 2019, which recognizes Wabash National’s supplier of the year.

ZF to acquire WABCO

WABCO Holdings’ shareholders have approved the company’s acquisition by ZF Friedrichshafen AG (ZF).

WABCO introduces Active Lateral Safety technology suite for commercial vehicles

WABCO Holdings Inc. has introduced an integrated Active Lateral Safety technology suite.

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Staying safe: The Hino XL Series’ safety options

Advanced collision mitigation systems have been enjoying increased adoption rates in medium-duty applications as fleet managers see the safety benefits—from keeping their drivers safe to reducing costs associated with crashes. Last year, Hino Trucks and WABCO Holdings Inc. announced a strategic partnership in which WABCO will provide its latest generation braking control technology and a

Wabco releases OnSide and OnGuardActive retrofit kits

Wabco has released OnSide and OnGuardActive retrofit kits, allowing fleets to add Wabco’s collision mitigation and avoidance technologies to existing vehicles. OnSide Blind Spot Detection is a radar-based system that supports drivers in passing and lane-change maneuvers. The system provides a warning when it detects a moving vehicle within a 160-degree blind spot range. OnGuardActive is