Wabtec Internet https://wabteccorp.com/rss.xml en TRAINS_Nov2019_Mission-Stop-a-Train https://wabteccorp.com/node/1106 <span>TRAINS_Nov2019_Mission-Stop-a-Train</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Wed, 12/18/2019 - 18:47</span> Files <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"><a href="https://wabteccorp.com/sites/default/files/2019-12/TRAINS_Nov2019_Mission-Stop-a-Train.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=2292349" target="_blank" rel="noopener">TRAINS_Nov2019_Mission-Stop-a-Train.pdf</a></span> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 18:47:39 +0000 Lainie 1106 at https://wabteccorp.com Wabtec Foundation Direct Grant Policy and Application https://wabteccorp.com/node/1101 <span>Wabtec Foundation Direct Grant Policy and Application</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">WabTecAdmin</span></span> <span>Wed, 12/18/2019 - 17:38</span> Files <span class="file file--mime-application-msword file--x-office-document"><a href="https://wabteccorp.com/sites/default/files/2019-12/Wabtec-Foundation-Direct-Grant-Policy-and-Application.doc" type="application/msword; length=981504" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Wabtec-Foundation-Direct-Grant-Policy-and-Application.doc</a></span> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 17:38:36 +0000 WabTecAdmin 1101 at https://wabteccorp.com Caring for Our Communities https://wabteccorp.com/CaringForOurCommunities <span>Caring for Our Communities</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Wed, 12/18/2019 - 14:52</span> <div class="slider-section"> <div class="img-wrapper" style="background-image: url('/sites/default/files/2019-12/test%20image%20copy.jpg');"></div> </div> <div class="page-subtitle"> Moving the world is just the beginning. Wabtec is also committed to improving the quality of life for people in the communities where we live, work and serve. </div> <div class="container-fluid"> <p><span>Every day, Wabtec works to make the world a little bit better. It’s been our goal – and part of our business – for over 150 years. To have meaningful, sustainable impact, we take a holistic approach to how we invest in our communities, with a specific focus on making our environmental footprint smaller, developing the next generation of innovators and doers, and embracing the differences that make this world and our communities thrive. Our efforts go beyond charitable contributions and explore ways we can amplify our impact by engaging our team members as volunteers and sharing our Wabtec “know-how.”</span></p> </div> <div class="container-fluid"> <p class="career_title_bottom"> Sustainability </p> <div> <p><span>Wabtec provides reliable, clean and innovative transportation products. And because operational excellence and environmental stewardship are among our values, we also conduct business in a way that is sustainable for our employees, customers and the communities in which they work and live. We measure our own sustainability goals, performance and impacts - and report it transparently. </span></p> <p>For more, please read our <a href="https://ir.wabteccorp.com/static-files/19479a64-be3d-4245-bbda-1783a64e4c1e">Sustainability Report.</a></p> </div> </div> <div class="container-fluid"> <p class="career_title_bottom"> Direct Grants </p> <div> <p><span>One way we connect with our communities is through local grants. Funding should focus on a local community where Wabtec has operations and, where possible, incorporate opportunities to engage local Wabtec employees in volunteerism. The Wabtec Foundation will give preference to non-profits that strategically focus on Education and the Environment. Organizations where Wabtec employees are currently engaged are also preferred. Grants are awarded only to organizations that do not discriminate based on religion, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation.</span></p> <div> <p><a class="career-redirect" href="/sites/default/files/2019-12/Wabtec-Foundation-Direct-Grant-Policy-and-Application.doc" target="/CaringForOurCommunities/apply"><span class="career-word" data-target="/CaringForOurCommunities/apply" onclick="pageRedirect()">Click here to learn more or submit a grant application. </span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="container-fluid"> <p class="career_title_bottom"> Matching Gifts </p> <div> <p><span><span>Wabtec employees actively donate to causes they care about. In turn, we match those donations to eligible organizations under the parameters of our employee Matching Gifts program. </span></span></p> </div> </div> <div class="container-fluid"> <p class="career_title_bottom"> Volunteerism </p> <div> <p><span>Wabtec employees are enthusiastic about making a difference in our communities around the world. Each year, a significant number of our employees lend their voluntary support to programs that positively impact the quality of life within our communities. </span></p> </div> </div> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 14:52:16 +0000 Lainie 1096 at https://wabteccorp.com Wabtec opens Indian engineering and technology centre https://wabteccorp.com/newsroom/feature-news/wabtec-opens-indian-engineering-and-technology-centre <span>Wabtec opens Indian engineering and technology centre</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Wed, 12/18/2019 - 14:39</span> <p>INDIA: The Wabtec India Engineering &amp; Technology Centre was inaugurated on December 12.</p> <p>The company is investing US$5m in the facility, which will occupy five floors of a building on the ITC Green Campus in Bangalore.</p> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-12/Wabtec-Indian-engineering-technology-centre-article.jpg" width="500" height="328" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <a href="https://www.railwaygazette.com/business/wabtec-opens-indian-engineering-and-technology-centre/55370.article" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.railwaygazette.com/business/wabtec-opens-indian-engineering-and-tec…</a> Wed, 18 Dec 2019 14:39:35 +0000 Lainie 1091 at https://wabteccorp.com Our View: 5 Trends Powering the Future of Transportation https://wabteccorp.com/newsroom/feature-news/our-view-5-trends-powering-future-transportation-0 <span>Our View: 5 Trends Powering the Future of Transportation</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Tue, 11/26/2019 - 16:38</span> <p>Industry 4.0 is more than a catchy phrase, it’s proof that we are on the verge of a technology revolution. Wabtec President and CEO Rafael Santana shared key insights from #RailTrends19 on the top trends shaping the #rail transportation landscape in a new era of design, manufacturing and operation.</p> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-11/Future-of-Transportation_0.jpg" width="500" height="328" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <a href="https://wabteccorp.com/Our-View-5-Trends-Powering-the-Future-of-Transportation" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://wabteccorp.com/Our-View-5-Trends-Powering-the-Future-of-Transportation</a> Tue, 26 Nov 2019 16:38:45 +0000 Lainie 1081 at https://wabteccorp.com Mission: Stop a Train https://wabteccorp.com/newsroom/feature-news/mission-stop-train <span>Mission: Stop a Train</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Tue, 11/12/2019 - 16:32</span> <p><strong>How inventor George Westinghouse Jr., investors, railroad officials, and test trains helped put the brakes on the wheels 150 years ago.</strong></p> <p>On the 150th anniversary of the creation of the air brake, the story of how George Westinghouse Jr. developed this transformational technology is worth recounting.</p> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-11/Wabtec-trains-article.jpg" width="500" height="328" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <a href="http://www.wabteccorp.com/sites/default/files/2019-12/TRAINS_Nov2019_Mission-Stop-a-Train.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopener">http://www.wabteccorp.com/sites/default/files/2019-12/TRAINS_Nov2019_Mission-St…</a> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:32:36 +0000 Lainie 1067 at https://wabteccorp.com Wabtec Marks 150 Years with Opening of New Pittsburgh Headquarters https://wabteccorp.com/newsroom/feature-news/wabtec-marks-150-years-opening-new-pittsburgh-headquarters <span>Wabtec Marks 150 Years with Opening of New Pittsburgh Headquarters</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Thu, 10/17/2019 - 20:46</span> <p><strong>Erie News Now </strong>— The Fortune 500 and S&amp;P 500 company is commemorating its roots by opening new, state-of-the-art offices on Pittsburgh’s North Shore. 250 employees will be based out of the office, which the company said will play a critical role in accelerating the future of transportation.</p> <img src="/sites/default/files/2020-01/ErieNewsNow-Wabtec.jpg" width="1280" height="840" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <a href="https://www.erienewsnow.com/story/41186014/wabtec-celebrates-150-years-at-new-global-headquarters" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.erienewsnow.com/story/41186014/wabtec-celebrates-150-years-at-new-g…</a> Thu, 17 Oct 2019 20:46:53 +0000 Lainie 1041 at https://wabteccorp.com Happy 150th! Wabtec Celebrates Anniversary, New HQ https://wabteccorp.com/newsroom/feature-news/happy-150th-wabtec-celebrates-anniversary-new-hq <span>Happy 150th! Wabtec Celebrates Anniversary, New HQ</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Thu, 10/17/2019 - 20:46</span> <p><strong>Wabtec Corp. recently celebrated its 150th anniversary, as well as the grand opening of its new headquarters in Pittsburgh.</strong><br /> “Building on this deep heritage of breakthrough ideas and 150 years of company success, Wabtec continues to pave the way for modern safety advancements and set the bar for innovative solutions."</p> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/Railway-Wabtec150.jpg" width="1280" height="840" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <a href="https://www.railwayage.com/freight/class-i/happy-150th-wabtec-celebrates-anniversary-new-hq/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.railwayage.com/freight/class-i/happy-150th-wabtec-celebrates-annive…</a> Thu, 17 Oct 2019 20:46:00 +0000 Lainie 1036 at https://wabteccorp.com Wabtec remains bullish on India’s growth story https://wabteccorp.com/newsroom/feature-news/wabtec-remains-bullish-indias-growth-story <span>Wabtec remains bullish on India’s growth story</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Mon, 09/09/2019 - 19:19</span> <p>The demand for diesel locomotives from Wabtec’s Marhowra factory continues to rise across India.</p> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-09/WabtecGE11.png" width="596" height="334" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <a href="https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/logistics/we-are-bullish-on-indias-growth-story-nalin-jain/article29360379.ece" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/logistics/we-are-bullish-on-indias…</a> Mon, 09 Sep 2019 19:19:11 +0000 Lainie 981 at https://wabteccorp.com BNSF, Wabtec Advancing the Future of Motive Power https://wabteccorp.com/newsroom/feature-news/bnsf-wabtec-advancing-future-motive-power <span>BNSF, Wabtec Advancing the Future of Motive Power</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/116" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Lainie</span></span> <span>Mon, 09/09/2019 - 13:46</span> <p>In a wide-ranging interview with Railway Age in December 2018, BNSF’s then-Executive Chairman Matt Rose had this to say about the future of locomotive propulsion technology:</p> <p>“We’ve got to look at alternative fuels for our locomotives. We tested LNG, and we don’t see the spread between diesel and natural gas wide enough to justify us making that investmen</p> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-09/WabtecGE7.png" width="596" height="334" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <a href="https://www.railwayage.com/mechanical/locomotives/bnsf-wabtec-advancing-the-future-of-motive-power/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.railwayage.com/mechanical/locomotives/bnsf-wabtec-advancing-the-fut…</a> Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:46:18 +0000 Lainie 976 at https://wabteccorp.com