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  • Wabtec Launches BlueFilter® to Provide Clean Air for Transit Rail Passengers

    06/01/2020

    BlueFilter® eliminates more than 90% of contaminants per air cycle in railcars; TÜV tested, meeting stringent safety requirements

    PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 1, 2020-- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) launched an air-filtration innovation, called BlueFilter®, to provide a clean, healthy environment for passengers on metro and trains. The TÜV-tested filter continuously provides fresh and clean air onboard metro and railcars by removing more than 90 percent of contaminants per air cycle.

    “Transit authorities around the world face a tremendous challenge as the pandemic dissipates and life begins to return to normal,”…

  • Wabtec Shareholders Approve Company Proposals at Annual Meeting

    05/20/2020

    Pittsburgh, PA, May 20, 2020 – Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) shareholders elected two Directors and approved other company proposals at its Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh. Directors elected were: Rafael Santana and Lee Foster, II.

    Additionally, Albert J. Neupaver has been elected to Chairman of the company’s Board of Directors, effective July 1, 2020. Mr. Neupaver served as Executive Chairman for the past two years and as the company’s CEO from 2006 to 2014.

    Shareholders also ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the 2020 fiscal year, approved a non-binding proposal relating to executive…