Press Releases

Wabtec to Deliver Australia’s First Fleet of Modernised Locomotives to Fortescue

Wabtec Corporation has announced an agreement to modernise locomotives for Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue), representing Wabtec’s delivery of the first fleet of modernised locomotives for an Australian customer.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/wabtec-to-deliver-australia-s-first-fleet-of-modernised-locomotives-to-fortescue
Wabtec to Modernize 330 Norfolk Southern Locomotives

Wabtec Corporation announced today an additional multi-year order from Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) to modernize 330 locomotives as part of its continued partnership. The deal is part of Norfolk Southern’s ongoing efforts to further improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions from its fleet.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/wabtec-to-modernize-330-norfolk-southern-locomotives
Wabtec and BNSF Railway Biofuels Pilot to Advance Sustainability

Wabtec and BNSF Railway are partnering to advance sustainability in the rail industry with a new biofuel project aimed at quantifying the impact of alternative fuels on emissions, durability, and performance in Wabtec locomotives.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/wabtec-and-bnsf-railway-biofuels-pilot-to-advance-sustainability
Wabtec Wins Major Locomotive and Services Deal from Egyptian National Railways

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 8, 2021 — Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) signed today contracts with Egyptian National Railways (ENR) to supply 100 ES30ACi Evolution Series Locomotives, as well as a multi-year service agreement to maintain the fleet. The agreement supports ENR’s continued modernization effort by providing the latest, fuel-efficient locomotives needed for the growing demands on Egypt’s rail infrastructure. The locomotive supply contract is funded by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/wabtec-wins-major-locomotive-and-services-deal-from-egyptian-national-railways
Wabtec Celebrates the 1,000th Modernized Locomotive in the Americas

Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) celebrated today its 1,000th locomotive modernization in North and South America. The milestone delivery to Norfolk Southern highlights the commercial and environmental success of Wabtec’s modernization program.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/wabtec-celebrates-the-1000th-modernized-locomotive-in-the-americas
CSX and Wabtec Partner to Drive Sustainable Transportation Solutions

CSX Corporation (NASDAQ: CSX) and Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) are partnering to accelerate sustainable rail by modernizing locomotives across CSX’s fleet and implementing advanced digital technologies to deliver significant fuel efficiency and emissions reductions for CSX’s rail operations. The partnership will help CSX in their commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions intensity by 37 percent by 2030.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/csx-and-wabtec-partner-to-drive-sustainable-transportation-solutions
Wabtec to Acquire Nordco

Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Nordco, a leading North American supplier of new, rebuilt and used maintenance of way equipment with a broad product and service portfolio including mobile railcar movers and ultrasonic rail flaw detection technologies, from Greenbriar Equity Group LP.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/wabtec-to-acquire-nordco
Wabtec Accelerates Fleet Modernization with FDL Engine Upgrade and Next Generation Control Platform

Today at Railway Interchange 2019, Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) announced two new offerings designed to modernize its global installed base of 23,000 locomotives. To maximize asset lifecycle value and reduce total cost of ownership for customers, Wabtec has developed a fuel-saving engine upgrade package, called “FDL Advantage,” for its FDL locomotive platform as well as a complete control system replacement. In addition to addressing industry imperatives for improved fuel efficiency and reliability, these solutions introduce next-generation data and software capabilities to position railroads for the future of transportation.

https://www.wabteccorp.com/fr/newsroom/press-releases/wabtec-accelerates-fleet-modernization-with-fdl-engine-upgrade-and-next-generation-control-platform