WABCO, a leading global supplier of technologies and services is showcasing its industry-leading technologies at Agritechnica 2017 taking place from November 12-18 in Hannover, Germany. Building on its success as a key system integration partner to the commercial vehicle industry, WABCO is exhibiting leading technologies in detection, control and actuation that will improve safety and efficiency for agricultural and off-highway vehicles, as well as build capacity to support autonomous driving.
“As WABCO expands its technology leadership to serve the agricultural and off-highway industry worldwide, we are thrilled to connect with vehicle manufacturers and industry leaders at Agritechnica 2017. We look forward to demonstrating a range of solutions – proven in the commercial vehicle industry – that will further enable agricultural vehicles to advance along the path of vehicle automation,” said Hubert Flahaux, WABCO Vice President, Off-Highway.
WABCO will feature its suite of solutions specified to meet vehicle braking requirements of the new regulation EU 2015/68 for agricultural and forestry vehicles. The company will showcase conventional and electronic Trailer Control Solutions for agricultural tractors, presenting the widest portfolio available to meet a range of vehicle applications and hydraulic pressure requirements.
WABCO’s presence at Agritechnica 2017 follows its February 2016 acquisition of MICO Inc., a global market leader in hydraulic components, controls and brake systems for heavy-duty, off-highway vehicles in agriculture, construction, mining and similar industries.