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Westport Innovations Inc. (WPT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • April 2016
  • 25 pages
  • GlobalData
Report ID: 425964

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Westport Innovations Inc. (Westport) is an energy equipment manufacturer that develops, manufactures and markets engines and fuel system components. The company’s products include heavy-duty short- and long-haul trucking, refuse transfer, port drayage, dump trucks, roll-offs, line-haul, local refuse collection, urban transit, commuter buses, yard hostlers, sweepers, light-duty industrial and light-duty automotive engines. Westport offers technologies such as combustion, monofuel direct injection, gasoline and testing and analysis. It partners with natural gas fuel and infrastructure providers, original equipment manufacturers, government agencies and universities. The company has its presence in the US, France, Italy, China and Australia. Westport is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Westport Innovations Inc. Key Recent Developments

Mar 29, 2016: Westport Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2015 Financial Results
Mar 17, 2016: Westport Appoints New Director to Board
Nov 16, 2015: Westport Announces Board of Directors Changes
Nov 09, 2015: Westport Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2015 Financial Results
Oct 08, 2015: Westport & Gazprom Sign Agreement Targeting NGV System & Component Manufacturing In Russia

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