Tractor & Construction Plant Wiki

WABCO was the brand & Operating company name used by the Westinghouse Air Brake Company of Pennsylvania, USA. The company manufactured a wide range of items in addition to the Air Brake for trains and motor vehicles that the company founder had invented.

The Company diversified into building Off-highway dump trucks and other machinery for the mining industry in the 19 ?

WABCO also manufactured some machines in Australia.

LeTourneau-Westinghouse 660 grader brochure

The company took over the earth-moving division of LeTourneau Inc. the inventor of the Motor scraper in 1953. They paid $31 million USD for 3 manufacturing plants and the intellectual property related to the earth-moving machinery. The division was operated as the LeTourneau-Westinghouse Company.

LeTourneau Inc. was not to make earthmoving equipment or compete for 5 years as part of the deal.


Motor graders Built for SADE in Argentina
Model Year(s) Produced Horsepower Engine Type Misc Notes Photo
SIAM SADE 130 H 1985-199X 130 hp (97 kW) Deutz 130 H in Pesados Argentinos [[Image:|150px]]
SIAM SADE 160 H 1985-199X 160 hp (120 kW) Deutz 160 H in Pesados Argentinos [[Image:|150px]]

See also

References / sources

External links