Wabtec Corporation is focused on creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. The company is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for the freight and transit rail industries, as well as the mining, marine and industrial markets. Wabtec has been a leader in the rail industry for over 150 years and has a vision to achieve a low- to zero-emission rail system in the U.S. and worldwide. The company has approximately 27,000 employees located at facilities in 50 countries throughout the world.
News from the field
News from our agroforestry and forest ecosystem restoration project in BrazilLaunched in 2019, this project funded by Reforest’Action seeks to fight deforestation, restore degraded ecosystems and develop edible forests in the heart of the Rondônia state.
The work that has been undertaken concerns two distinct areas: Private plots where trees have been planted in agroforestry since 2019 A 260-hectare plot within the 90,000-hectare Rio Preto Jacundá protected reserve. The trees that have been introduced there since 2021 in order
In England, reforestation projects are ever more numerousFor several years, England has been working to restore its forest ecosystems. A trend illustrated by the three projects financed in the field by Reforest'Action.
In the United Kingdom, forests cover up to 12.9% of the territory. This is one of the lowest rates in Europe, despite the mild climate, particularly favourable to tree growth. In order to establish a self-sufficient, sustainably managed timber industry, to fortify stands to ensure their sustainabili