Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp.    

 
NYSE: WAB

Address:

1001 Air Brake Ave.

Wilmerding, PA 15148-1036

United States

Phone:
(412) 825-1000

Fax:
(412) 825-1091


Company description

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation, doing business as Wabtec Corporation, is a Delaware corporation with headquarters in Wilmerding, Pennsylvania. Westinghouse Air Brake Company was formed in 1990 when it acquired certain assets and operations from American Standard, Inc., now known as Trane. In 1999, Westinghouse Air Brake Company merged with MotivePower Industries, Inc. and adopted the name Wabtec. Wabtec is a provider of value-added, technology-based equipment and services for the global rail industry. The company's highly-engineered products, which are intended to enhance safety, improve productivity and reduce maintenance costs for customers, can be found on virtually all U.S. locomotives, freight cars, subway cars and buses. Wabtec has two principal business segments: the freight group and the transit group. The freight group primarily manufactures and services components for new and existing freight cars and locomotives, builds new switcher locomotives and rebuilds freight locomotives. Customers include large, publicly-traded railroads, leasing companies and manufacturers of locomotives and freight cars. The transit group primarily manufactures and services components for new and existing subway cars and buses, builds new commuter locomotives and refurbishes subway cars. Customers include public transit authorities and municipalities, leasing companies and manufacturers of subway cars and buses. Customers outside of the U.S. accounted for approximately 41 percent of Wabtec's sales in 2008.

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News and information about Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp.

WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES REPORTS ACQUISITION BY EVP AND CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER RAMBAUD-MEASSON (Pennsylvania)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 9, 2018; 300 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 -- Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp. (WAB), Wilmerding, Pa., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...
WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES REPORTS ACQUISITION BY VP CORPORATE STRATEGY OVERBY (Pennsylvania)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 9, 2018; 292 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 -- Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp. (WAB), Wilmerding, Pa., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...
WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES REPORTS ACQUISITION BY VP INVESTOR RELATIONS WESLEY (Pennsylvania)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 9, 2018; 295 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 -- Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp. (WAB), Wilmerding, Pa., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...
Form 8-K: Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Files Current Report
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 4, 2018; 348 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 -- Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp, Wilmerding, Pa., files Form 8...Financial Condition.On February 2, 2018, Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (the "Company") issued...
Wipo Publishes Patent of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies for "Debris Eradicating Brake Head for a Truck Mounted Brake System" (American Inventors)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; November 20, 2017; 447 words
...the invention: "DEBRIS ERADICATING BRAKE HEAD FOR A TRUCK MOUNTED BRAKE SYSTEM."Applicants: WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION (US).Inventors: Michael Koziol (US) and Scott Lee Natschke (US).According to...
Uspto Issues Trademark: Lighttouch
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; November 12, 2017; 290 words
...12 -- The trademark LIGHTTOUCH (Reg. No. 5330621) was issued on Nov. 7 by the USPTO.Owner: Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation CORPORATION DELAWARE 1001 Air Brake Avenue Wilmerding PENNSYLVANIA 15148.The trademark...
WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES REPORTS DISPOSITION BY DIRECTOR BROOKS (Pennsylvania)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; November 9, 2017; 281 words
WASHINGTON, Nov. 9 -- Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp. (WAB), Wilmerding, Pa., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...
WESTINGHOUSE AIR BRAKE TECHNOLOGIES REPORTS ACQUISITION BY DIRECTOR FERNANDEZ (Pennsylvania)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; November 6, 2017; 303 words
WASHINGTON, Nov. 6 -- Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp. (WAB), Wilmerding, Pa., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 336510 - Railroad Rolling Stock Manufacturing


 

SIC codes 
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Primary: 3743 - Railroad Equipment industry report