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WABCO is expanding its global aerodynamics business and presence in North America

19.04.2016

WABCO is expanding its global aerodynamics business and presence in North America by acquiring Laydon Composites Limited (LCL), a leading designer and manufacturer of aerodynamic devices for heavy-duty trucks and trailers.

LCL has a history of pioneering advances in aerodynamics for commercial vehicles and is headquartered in Oakville, Ontario (Canada).

Through the acquisition, WABCO becomes the only supplier that provide ...

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OptiFlow at the European Platooning Challenge 2016

13.04.2016

On Wednesday April 6th, the OptiFlow team took part in the European Truck Platooning Challenge 2016 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

The attendance of 6 major truck manufacturers at the event, showcasing their autonomous driving and platooning capabilities reflected the strong buy-in from the industry at large. The initiative is expected to increase the transport sector’s competitiveness while reducing CO2 emissions.

Today, local governments, tractor and trailer manufacturers, ...

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DAF chooses OptiFlow to support its European platooning challenge 2016 success

31.03.2016

On April 6th, DAF will showcase WABCO’s OptiFlow SideWings during the launch of the European platooning challenge 2016.  DAF selected OptiFlow’s advanced aerodynamic technology to enable its platoon to benefit from a more optimal airflow across the individual trucks, reducing air resistance and improving overall fuel consumption.

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