WABCO Holdings Inc.

WABCO Holdings Inc.

April 04, 2012 07:00 ET

WABCO Recognized as Top Supplier in China by 8 Major Commercial Vehicle Makers; Marks Record Number of Excellence, Innovation and Quality Awards

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwire - April 4, 2012) - WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC), (www.wabco-auto.com) a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that WABCO won top supplier awards in China from 8 leading commercial vehicle manufacturers for the company's superlative performance during 2011. This record achievement is recognition by 8 major Chinese customers that honored WABCO with 11 awards for excellence, innovation and quality.

WABCO in China has recently received the "Developer of the Year" technology innovation award from Yutong Bus, the world's largest bus manufacturer, and the "Best Quality" award from Higer Bus, the second largest bus builder in China. In addition, China National Heavy Duty Truck Group's Jinan Commercial Vehicle division and CNHTC Power business unit honored WABCO with their "2011 Excellent Supplier" award respectively.

As previously disclosed, WABCO in China was recently honored with top 2011 supplier awards from Baotou Bei Ben Heavy Duty Truck; Beiqi Foton Motor; C&C Trucks; China National Heavy Duty Truck Group, and Dongfeng Commercial Vehicle. WABCO in China also won top quality awards from Dongfeng Liuzhou Motor and China FAW Group.

"A record number of leading Chinese manufacturers of commercial vehicles honored WABCO with their top 2011 supplier awards as we successfully satisfied their diverse and dynamic needs," said Sujie Yu, General Manager, WABCO China. "We are proud to be further honored by major Chinese customers, and these awards demonstrate WABCO's passion for excellence in execution."

"This record recognition by major Chinese customers further differentiates WABCO as a strong brand of reference in China powered by more than 1,400 local employees, four world-class factories and our deep sourcing capabilities," said Leon Liu, WABCO President, Asia. "We closely and flexibly connect with local truck, bus and trailer manufacturers in China, and we are passionate about leveraging global technology leadership and local expertise to meet the domestic and export needs of Chinese customers."


WABCO (NYSE:WBC) is a leading global supplier of technologies and control systems for the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles. For over 140 years, WABCO has pioneered breakthrough electronic, mechanical and mechatronic technologies for braking, stability and transmission automation systems supplied to the world's leading commercial truck, trailer and bus manufacturers. With sales of $2.8 billion in 2011, WABCO is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium. For more information, visit www.wabco-auto.com.

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