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Collins Aerospace Expands Brake Production

Collins Aerospace Expands Brake Production

Collins Aerospace, an RTX (NYSE: RTX) business, has announced a significant $200 million investment to expand its carbon brake production facility in Spokane, Washington. This multi-year project aims to increase the site’s manufacturing capacity by over 50%, adding 70,000 square…

Knorr Brake Employees Champion Volunteerism

Knorr Brake Employees Champion Volunteerism

At Knorr Brake Company (KBC), volunteerism is not just encouraged; it’s deeply embedded in the company culture. Employees dedicate their time to a variety of community initiatives, ranging from Habitat for Humanity projects to engaging educational events like Take Our…

Brembo's 2023 Sustainability Achievements

Brembo’s 2023 Sustainability Achievements

Brembo, a leading global manufacturer of braking systems, recently released its 2023 Sustainability Report, outlining significant advances in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) aspects. Achieving a 75% use of renewable energy globally and reducing CO2 emissions per unit of finished…

SBS Achieves IATF Certification

SBS Achieves IATF Certification

SBS Friction A/S, a leader in the supply of high-performance brake pads for various vehicles, proudly announces its recent IATF 16949:2016 certification. This certification signifies a significant step forward, building on the company’s existing ISO 90001 credentials and complementing the…

Teijin's Sustainability Triumph

Teijin’s Sustainability Triumph

Teijin Aramid, a leader in aramid production, proudly announces its receipt of the EcoVadis Gold Medal for sustainability, marking an unparalleled eighth consecutive year of recognition. This prestigious accolade places Teijin Aramid among the elite top 5% of companies across…

Alcon's Bespoke Braking Solution

Alcon’s Bespoke Braking Solution

Alcon Components Ltd has emerged as the chosen partner for Tekne, the renowned Italian specialist vehicle company, providing a customized braking system for the Graelion, an exceptional off-road vehicle designed to tackle a variety of challenging environments. This partnership underscores…

Safran's Lab: Testing Wheels and Brakes

Safran’s Lab: Testing Wheels and Brakes

Safran Landing Systems celebrates the opening of its newly upgraded laboratory, named NEWTON, at the Vélizy-Villacoublay site in France, marking a significant step forward in its testing capabilities for wheels and carbon brakes. This enhancement, costing the company 10 million…

Bendix Wins Top Green Building Award

Bendix Wins Top Green Building Award

Avon’s Bendix Headquarters Earns Prestigious Sustainability Honor The Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC (Bendix) headquarters in Avon, Ohio, has been awarded the coveted title of overall winner in the Cleveland 2030 District’s Green Building Challenge. This accolade is a testament…

Bruker Wins 2023 Industry Award

Bruker Wins 2023 Industry Award

Bruker Corporation has been named the Instrument Business Outlook (IBO) ‘Company of the Year’ for 2023, marking a significant achievement for the firm. This accolade comes in recognition of Bruker’s exceptional organic revenue growth across all major regions and business…