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Engine Driven Compressors

The widest range of field proven compressors for commercial vehicles with internal combustion (IC) engines


What do WABCO compressors provide?

Compressors generate the pressurized air used in the braking system, air suspension and other air-based applications. WABCO compressors feature highly sophisticated components like high-efficiency die-cast aluminium cylinder heads, power reduction systems and water jackets. Customers can select from a wide range of road-proven options (either as a single option or as a combined package).


Dual Stage Compressor

Revolutionary high-performance two-stage compressor

Delivers cleaner air and high efficiency for long life and user satisfaction

Enables significantly reduced carbon build up and exhaust temperatures (~100°C / 210°F lower temperatures)

Can sustain higher duty cycles

More than 500,000 units on roads globally


Compressor with Integrated Clutch

Compressor with an integrated multi-disc pneumatic clutch to disengage the compressor during off-load phases

Provides significant fuel savings by reducing off-load power consumption  

Compressor disengagement increases the usable engine power

Provides substantial fuel savings when used in conjunction with FuelGuard™ Electronic Air Processing Units

A mature and robust solution with thousands of units on road globally

h-comp Airlite™

High Output Single and Twin Cylinder Compressors

Compressors increasing air delivery by using a 100 mm diameter piston.

Single cylinder Compressor with comparable air output to twin cylinder Compressor 

Single cylinder Grey Iron implementation enables 30% weight saving vs a twin-cylinder compressor

Twin Compressor increases free air delivery

Full Aluminum model (single or twin cylinder) without liner enables weight reduction of up to 50% compared to traditional compressors



Water-Cooled Compressor

Compressor with water-cooled crankcase and cylinder head 

Enables high durability thanks to reduced carbon build-up and oil carry-over

Provides significant fuel savings when used with optional Optimized Power Reduction system (OPR)

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