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Hans Holst, Klaus Lindemann, Ingo Tha: Process to prevent the overturning of a vehicle around its longitudinal axis. WABCO & Co OHG, Proskauer Rose, April 22, 2003: US06553284 (46 worldwide citation)

A process to prevent a vehicle, such as a tractor-trailer, from overturning while negotiating a curve recognizes the potential for overturning, and automatically activates a preventive braking process. In addition, the automatic braking process is terminated in a timely fashion to avoid overbraking ...


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Jörg Meier, Carsten Petry: Method and apparatus for controlling a compressor. WABCO & Co oHG, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, October 5, 2004: US06799950 (36 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for controlling a compressor suitable for delivery of pressurized fluid to a pressurized fluid system, wherein the delivery of the pressurized fluid to the pressurized fluid system can be cycled on and off as a function of a temperature signal received from a temperature senso ...


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Thomas Dieckmann, Arne Michaelsen: Method and apparatus for data exchange between towing vehicle and trailer. WABCO & Co OHG, Proskauer Rose, December 31, 2002: US06501376 (34 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for data exchange between a towing vehicle and an attached trailer uses radio contact via transmission/receiving modules contained in the towing vehicle and in the trailer. To recognize that the towing vehicle and the trailer are connected, the transmission/receiving module of ...


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Thomas Lenz, Benno Meyer, Gerhard Ruhnau: Method for controlling the brake system of a vehicle train. WABCO & Co OHG, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, August 19, 2008: US07413266 (32 worldwide citation)

An improved method and associated system for controlling the brake system of a vehicle train including a tractor vehicle and a trailer vehicle, wherein a control device disposed in the tractor vehicle is adapted to initiate automatic braking of the trailer vehicle, and wherein the conditions of the ...


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Matthias Radtke, Ulrich Weihe: Method and system for exchanging data in a vehicle train via a PLC data bus. WABCO & Co oHG, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, November 29, 2005: US06970772 (28 worldwide citation)

A method for exchanging data in a vehicle train having a tractor, at least one trailer coupled to the tractor, and vehicle electronics allocated to the tractor and trailer interconnected via a PLC data bus used to provide programmed input and output functions for the vehicle electronics of the trail ...


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Hartmut Geiger, Andreas Russ: Pneumatic suspension system for a vehicle. WABCO & Co OHG, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, October 28, 2008: US07441789 (17 worldwide citation)

A pneumatic suspension system for a vehicle includes a compressed air accumulator, a compressed air transport device, at least one pneumatic bellows and an electrically controllable reversing valve used to connect the compressed air accumulator to a suction connection of the compressed air transport ...


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Dieter Frank, Oliver Gründker, Peter Homann, Andreas Kranz, Rainer Risse, Gerdt Schreiber: Control device for pressurized fluids. Wabco & Co OHG, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, December 16, 2003: US06662825 (15 worldwide citation)

A control device for pressurized fluids includes a valve mechanism actuated by a first device incorporating electromagnets in a first housing, and a second device incorporating a circuit board for controlling the valve mechanism in a second housing. Pins on the first device and sockets on the second ...


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Alfred Klatt: Gearshift control device for a transmission. WABCO & Co oHG, Proskauer Rose, March 16, 2004: US06705175 (15 worldwide citation)

A device for controlling a gearshift which has a first pressure medium chamber and a second pressure medium chamber which are separated from each other by a piston, includes a first valve system, a second valve system, and an upstream third valve system by which the two pressure chambers are selecti ...


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Dieter Frank, Gerdt Schreibert, Peter Homann, Armin Sieker, Andreas Kranz, Hans Klaus Wolff, Dirk Meier: Valve system for the pre-engagement unit of a braking pressure modulator. WABCO & Co oHG, Proskauer Rose, September 24, 2002: US06453936 (14 worldwide citation)

A valve system for the pre-engagement unit of a vehicle braking pressure modulator contains solenoid valves, which are controlled by an electronic braking system. Pneumatic pressure is fed into a brake cylinder on the vehicle wheels via a pressure regulating channel of the pre-engagement unit. The s ...


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Frank Zielke: Automatic distance control method and system for motor vehicles. WABCO & Co OHG, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, September 5, 2006: US07103464 (13 worldwide citation)

A method and system for automatic control of the distance between a vehicle to be controlled and a lead vehicle. The vehicle to be controlled is equipped with a distance-control device having a distance sensor and a brake device with a brake pedal. The distance-control device controls the speed of t ...