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What's more impressive than the power of a loaded train the power to stop one Westinghouse air brake technologies has been pioneering railway brake systems since 1869 from George Westinghouse his invention of the railroad air bridge to today's cutting. Edge electronically controlled pneumatic brakes refined over the past 15 years ECP delivers the unmatched performance of air brakes with the precision of electronic communications these innovative systems utilize a train line cable that connects every car to the lead locomotive providing power. And a communications link to each individual car this allows them to respond to brake commands while delivering status information to the head end every car is also outfitted with an ECP manifold that manipulates its pneumatic brake pressure web tech offers two different options for ECP manifolds one option works as an overlay to the existing conventional pneumatic car brake. Valve and the other is a standalone ECP manifold that replaces the pneumatic service portion additionally a car control device is installed on each car this contains the interface logic and connection point to the ACP network as well as maintains the unique car identification information the CCD. Also houses a battery for ECP train operations for up to four hours when the ECP power is lost but for all the technology applied in DCP the volume of benefits is even greater like simultaneous. Brake applications and release of all cars graduated release capability. Better use of brake pipe air interoperability between web tech and competitor products and the platform for wireline distributed power functionality like the last 150. Years we're continuing to drive advancement web tech CCP systems have the largest installed base on autonomous train operations in the world with systems in. Australia Africa and the Middle East and our newest ECP systems include a twist linked end of car connector a lithium battery option handbrake sensors and a. Dump door sensor. Web tech an innovator.

 


Wabtec Company News

Tue, 07 May 2019 22:31:36 GMT
Study: Losing Wabtec jobs would be $400 million blow to Erie - GoErie.com
Study: Losing Wabtec jobs would be $400 million blow to Erie GoErie.com 5000 jobs across the community could be in jeopardy if the company cuts its union workforce.
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wabtec taps former GE executive to serve as CEO - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Wabtec taps former GE executive to serve as CEO Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Rafael Santana, 47, most recently served as president and CEO of GE Transportation.
Mon, 06 May 2019 23:10:00 GMT
Why Wabtec Negotiations May Impact You - erienewsnow.com
Why Wabtec Negotiations May Impact You erienewsnow.com Economic impact study shows each of the 1700 union jobs at Erie Wabtec plant supports three other jobs in the region.
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wabtec Names Rafael Santana CEO Effective July 1 - Transport Topics Online
Wabtec Names Rafael Santana CEO Effective July 1 Transport Topics Online Exactly two months after Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies purchased GE Transportation, Wabtec on April 25 announced that CEO Ray Betler will retire and ...
Wed, 01 May 2019 22:20:00 GMT
Wabtec Announces Pricing of Upsized Public Offering by selling stockholder - GlobeNewswire
Wabtec Announces Pricing of Upsized Public Offering by selling stockholder GlobeNewswire WILMERDING, Pa., May 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) (“Wabtec”) today announced the pricing of an underwritten ...
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wabtec Announces Launch of Public Offering by Selling Stockholder - GlobeNewswire
Wabtec Announces Launch of Public Offering by Selling Stockholder GlobeNewswire WILMERDING, Pa., April 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) (“Wabtec”) today announced the launch of an underwritten ...
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wabtec: Without 2-tier wages, work and jobs will leave Erie - GoErie.com
Wabtec: Without 2-tier wages, work and jobs will leave Erie GoErie.com The company said work and jobs will begin leaving the plant if the union doesn't agree to a two-tier wage structure.
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
GE begins to divest itself of Wabtec stock - GoErie.com
GE begins to divest itself of Wabtec stock GoErie.com Wabtec announced after the stock market closed for the day Tuesday of "an underwritten secondary offering of 12500000 shares of Wabtec common stock by ...
Thu, 09 May 2019 06:11:02 GMT
Wabtec negotiations about fate of 6800 jobs: James Grunke - GoErie.com
Wabtec negotiations about fate of 6800 jobs: James Grunke GoErie.com James Grunke is CEO of the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership.
Tue, 07 May 2019 18:30:04 GMT
Moving Stocks That Investors Should Pay Attention To: Athenex, Inc. (ATNX), Wabtec Corporation (WAB) - Financial Mercury
Moving Stocks That Investors Should Pay Attention To: Athenex, Inc. (ATNX), Wabtec Corporation (WAB) Financial Mercury Looking at top Wall Street opinions, Athenex, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATNX) has recently made its way into the research list of Oppenheimer – signaling that their ...