Jacobs Vehicle Systems In China JV
Posted on August 26, 2005Jacobs Vehicle Systems and the VIE Group Co., Ltd. announced the formation of Jacobs VIE Vehicle Systems, Ltd., a joint venture based in Zhuji City China. Driven by demand for the Jake Brake retarding and valve actuation technology, the partnership with VIE will provide an impressive array of vehicle retarding capabilities for the growing China market and other worldwide customers, according to Jacobs. VIE Group Co., Ltd. designs and manufactures commercial vehicle and automobile components, including air brake valves, power steering pumps, vacuum and clutch boosters, ABS system parts, disc brakes, automatic adjusters, electric retarders and exhaust brakes. VIE supplies all major truck and bus manufacturers in China, including several Japanese OEMs.