News/Events

17Jul

Jacobs and Hino Motors, Ltd. Sign Long-Term Agreement

BLOOMFIELD, CT – Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, has signed a long-term supply agreeme

17Jul

Jacobs Introduces 2-Step Variable Valve Actuation System to Enhance Engine Performance and Efficiency

JACOBS INTRODUCES 2-STEP VARIABLE VALVE ACTUATION SYSTEM TO ENHANCE ENGINE PERFORMANCE AND EFFICIENCY Bloomfield, CT, USA - Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of heavy-dut

05Jul

Jacobs to Spotlight Proven Benefits of HPD Engine Brake at IAA Commercial Vehicles

OEM development programs and trials in Europe, North America, and Asia are proving Jacobs’ innovative braking technology is superior to traditional compression release braking and well-suited to en

16May

Jacobs Introduces 1.5 Stroke HPD (High Power Density) Engine Brake

A new version of Jacobs’ innovative braking technology is part of a common modular design frame of compression release brakes that can be specified according to customer engine characteristics and a

27Feb

Jacobs Vehicle Systems Welcomes Fabian as VP Global Operations

February 27, 2018 BLOOMFIELD, CT – Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, announces Sam Fabi

01Feb

Cummins Awards Jacobs Vehicle Systems with Category Partnership

February 1, 2018 BLOOMFIELD, CT – Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, has been honored by

18Dec

Jacobs Vehicle Systems Names Dennis Gallagher as President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2017 Contact: Paul F. Paré, Senior Director, Marketing and Business Development +1 (860) 243-7643 or ppare@jakebrake.com BLOOMFIELD, CONN. – Jacobs Vehicl

27Nov

Jacobs Manufactures 7 Millionth Engine Brake

September 20, 2017 BLOOMFIELD, CT – Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, the world’s leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, announces the sa