Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Cummins Top Overall Supplier of Class 8 Diesel Engines in 2018

Cummins A Cummins engine. (Cummins Inc.)

Independent engine maker Cummins Inc. supplied the most Class 8 diesel engines overall in 2018, and set a record for its heavier-displacement units used in one of the strongest years on record for new truck demand, reported.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
February 7, 2019
Business, Equipment

Cummins Posts Record Annual Revenue on Engine Gains

Cummins Cummins engines. (Cummins Inc.)

Independent engine maker Cummins Inc. reported higher net income and set a record for annual revenue, led by gains in North America.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
February 6, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment

Cummins X12 Engine Available in Western Star 4700

Western Star A Western Star 4700SB tractor. (Western Star)

Cummins Inc. announced its X12 engine, which weighs only 2,050 pounds, is available in Western Star 4700 straight trucks and tractors.

January 23, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment

Cummins, Isuzu Explore Powertrain Cooperation

Cummins Cummins engines. (Cummins Inc.)

Cummins Inc. and Isuzu Motors announced they have signed a letter of intent to jointly evaluate opportunities to deliver globally competitive powertrain products.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
October 10, 2018

Cummins Reports Record Revenue, Earnings Per Share in 2Q

Cummins engine A completed Cummins Inc. diesel truck engine. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

Engine maker Cummins Inc. posted record revenue and earnings per share in the second quarter as demand for trucks and construction, mining and power generation equipment all improved.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
July 31, 2018
Business, Equipment

Cummins Marks Milestone With 2 Millionth Engine

Cummins X15 A Cummins X15 engine on display at 2016 MCE. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Cummins Inc. announced the production of its 2 millionth engine, an X15, at the Jamestown (N.Y.) Engine Plant.

Transport Topics
July 27, 2018

Cummins Announces Mixed Results for 1Q, Raises Outlook for 2018

Cummins sign in Nashville TT File Photo

Heavy-equipment manufacturer Cummins on May 1 reported first-quarter 2018 net income of $325 million, or $1.96 per diluted share. That is a drop of $71 million and $0.40 per share compared with the first quarter of 2017.

Transport Topics
May 1, 2018
Business, Technology, Fuel

Momentum Adds Enhanced Electronics Communication System

Momentum Fuel Technologies introduced GreenLync 2.0, an enhanced electronics communication system for its line of compressed natural gas fuel systems for Class 6-8 trucks.

Transport Topics
March 12, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment

Cummins Acquires Battery Systems Business From Johnson Matthey

Cummins Aeos Cummins' Aeos by Steve Sturgess

Independent engine maker Cummins Inc. continued its push into commercial vehicle electrification. The company announced it has acquired Johnson Matthey’s UK automotive battery systems business, a subsidiary that specializes in high-voltage automotive grade battery systems for electric and hybrid vehicles.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 31, 2018
Business, Technology

Nikola, Cummins Expand Electrification Efforts

Nikola Arizona Announcement The Nikola Arizona headquarters announcement. (Nikola Motor Co.)

Nikola Motor Co. and Cummins Inc. each expanded their ability to address the growing focus on electrification of commercial vehicles through, respectively, choosing the location for a truck production facility and an acquisition related to battery systems.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 30, 2018