Joint Ventures

WABCO Automotive South Africa
WABCO has a minority equity investment in a joint venture with Sturrock & Robson Ltd in South Africa. The joint venture, WABCO Automotive South Africa, distributes products through a network of aftermarket distributors and original equipment manufacturers. WABCO Automotive South Africa also serves the local commercial vehicle market with technical applications, expertise and training.

Meritor WABCO in North America
In North America, WABCO markets and sells products for commercial vehicles through Meritor WABCO, its 50 percent-owned joint venture with Arvin Meritor Automotive Inc. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, Meritor WABCO serves customers with sales, marketing, application engineering and customer support. Regional offices and a network of field sales and service professionals are located throughout North America.

WABCO Compressor Manufacturing Company
Based in Charleston, South Carolina, WABCO’s majority-owned U.S. joint venture with Cummins Engine Company manufactures air compressors designed by WABCO.

Shandong Weiming Automotive Products – SWAP
Shandong Weiming Automotive Products Co., Ltd (SWAP) is a joint venture established in 1996 between majority shareholder WABCO and Shandong Mingshui Automotive Fitting Factory (MAFF) located in the Jinan High Tech Development Zone in China. SWAP produces vehicle control products such as foot brake valves, hand brake valves, air processing units, air dryers, trailer brake valves and brake actuators. SWAP’s customers include leading truck, trailer and bus manufacturers in China as well as export customers.