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  • Wabtec wins federal order for advanced marine engines on new multi-use ships


    PITTSBURGH, June 30, 2020 – Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) announced today its first U.S. Government order for marine engines with advanced emissions reduction technology. The deal is worth more than $10 million and marks Wabtec’s 100th order for EPA Tier 4 compliant marine engines. The Wabtec 16V250 Series Marine Diesel Engines will be used aboard the U.S. Maritime Administration’s two new National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMVs). The vessels represent the first two of a planned five-ship NSMV fleet.

    “This federal order will create job opportunities and economic growth in Western Pennsylvania,” said U.S. Senator Bob Casey.  “I have consistently…

  • Wabtec’s Bids for Kids 2020 event raises $173,000 for local charities


    •    The event has raised more than $2.1 million over the fundraiser’s history
    •    Funds go to local Boys & Girls Club, Make-A-Wish and Shriners Hospitals for Children

    ERIE, PA (June 24, 2020) — Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) presented checks today to local charities totaling $173,000 from a successful 2020 Bids for Kids fundraiser. The funds support important community programs at Erie’s Boys & Girls Club, Make-A-Wish and Shriners Hospitals for Children.

    “Bids for Kids is a long-standing program providing vital support to critical local organizations, especially in these challenging times,” said Jim Meyer, General Manager of Propulsion Engineering for…