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.
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In India, the forest-based circular bioeconomy generates socio-economic benefits for the populationDeveloped within the framework of the Circular Bioeconomy Alliance established by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, the Assam Living Lab project in India aims to restore degraded forests in the
Restoring forests in the Eastern Himalayas and developing agroforestry The Indian state of Assam is located at the eastern end of India, between Bhutan, China, Myanmar and Bangladesh. This eastern Himalayan region has lost 10% of its forest cover since the 2000s due to the increasing conversi
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