WABCO Holdings Inc. provides electronic, mechanical, electro-mechanical, and aerodynamic products for manufacturers of commercial trucks, buses, trailers, and passenger cars. The company engineers, develops, manufactures, and sell integrated systems controlling advanced braking, stability, and suspension and transmission automation, as well as air compression and processing. The company also supplies products for niche applications in passenger cars and sports utility vehicles (SUVs). The company’s main products include pneumatic anti-lock braking systems (ABS), electronic braking systems (EBS), electronic stability control (ESC), brake controls, automated manual transmission systems, and air disc brakes; and various conventional mechanical products, such as actuators, air compressors and air control valves for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, buses, and trailers. The company also supplies advanced electronic suspension controls and vacuum pumps to the passenger car and SUV markets in Europe, North America and Asia. In addition, the company supplies commercial vehicle aftermarket distributors and service partners, as well as fleet operators with replacement parts, fleet management solutions, diagnostic tools, training and other expert services. Furthermore, the company supplies advanced electronic suspension controls and vacuum pumps to the passenger car and SUV markets in Europe, North America, and Asia. The company also provides remanufacturing services worldwide. The company supplies advanced emergency braking systems homologated in Europe in accordance with the European Union regulations. It detects moving, decelerating and stationary vehicles ahead; and alerts the driver through acoustic, visual and haptic signals. OnGuardPLUS autonomously applies the brakes and can bring the vehicle to a complete stop, helping to prevent or mitigate rear-end collisions. The company offers OnLane, a camera-based LDWS technology, which detects unintended lane drift; and prompts the driver though acoustic, visual and haptic signals to take corrective measures. It also features an advanced option to warn against driver drowsiness. The company also offers hydraulic ABS integrated with ESCsmart electronic stability control. The company delivers hydraulic, as well as pneumatic ABS with ESC systems for manufacturers of commercial vehicles of all sizes from Class 5 to Class 8. The company provides fleet management solutions in Europe. In 2015, the company released its next-generation TX-TRAILERGUARD fleet management solution. It connects big data about trucks, trailers, drivers and cargo together with fleet managers and office functions. TX-TRAILERGUARD helps fleet operators to improve vehicle safety and efficiency, while reducing costs through real-time online exchange of differentiated data and messages. In 2015, WABCO connected to another new market by investing in SmartDrive Systems, which provides driving performance management solutions that helps fleets to improve operating safety and lower fuel consumption. In this strategic partnership, the company and SmartDrive Systems would jointly develop and launch next-generation, video-based analytics solutions for commercial vehicle fleets worldwide. In addition, in 2015, the company connected to a new aftermarket offering by launching a brand called ProVia. It offers an alternative for budget spare parts for commercial vehicles. ProVia provides workshops and fleet operators with an option to extend the utilization and safety performance of older vehicles. ProVia offers approximately 40 products. In 2015, major customers continued adoption of mBSP, the company’s modular braking system platform. It enables commercial vehicle manufacturers worldwide to interchangeably equip their worldwide truck and bus platforms with ABS or EBS systems based on regional market and/or regulatory requirements. With mBSP system, truck and bus builders can achieve significant savings in development time and production costs. They can also bring new vehicles to market faster in various regions of the world. The company’s key product groups and functions include: Actuator: It convert
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