WABCO Holdings Inc. laid the foundation stone for its new Engineering Innovation Center in Hanover, Germany. Starting in 2018, approximately 450 employees will work in an area of 11,500 sq. meters on technologies and systems for commercial vehicles worldwide. In addition to laboratory and testing rooms, office spaces will be created, helping to make the cooperation of various product development teams even more efficient. Also in the center will be the advanced development department, which works on future projects such as e-mobility and automated driving in the commercial vehicle sector. The company has invested approximately 25 million Euros for construction of the center.