Kimball Electronics has been selected as manufacturing partner for an additional program for WABCO. WABCO is a leading global supplier of technologies and control systems for the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles. The printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) and final case-up assembly will be included in products that WABCO manufactures and will be introduced into high-end truck and bus models.
Kimball Electronics won the business based on the good quality and performance on a current program as well as the excellent communication and relationships between the Kimball Electronics – China program management team and the WABCO Europe technical support team.
Kimball Electronics – China, located in Nanjing, China, will begin the sample manufacturing build the middle of December with the multi-year, multi-million dollar production is scheduled to begin in March of 2013.
Founded over 140 years ago, WABCO continues to pioneer breakthrough mechanical, mechatronic and electronic technologies for braking, stability and transmission automation systems supplied to the world's leading commercial truck, bus and trailer manufacturers. More information can be found at www.wabco-auto.com.