Business, Equipment

Cummins’ 1Q Profit Rises on Higher North American Engine Sales

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Engine maker Cummins Inc. said first-quarter profit rose on higher engine sales in North America.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
April 28, 2015
Business, Equipment

Cummins to Revamp ISX15 Engine to Meet Federal 2017 GHG Rules

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — An updated Cummins’ ISX15 diesel engine will be among the new products the independent engine maker plans to introduce in 2017, the year the federal government will next tighten greenhouse-gas emission ceilings, the company announced here.

March 30, 2015
Special Coverage, Business, Equipment

Next GHG Rule Unlikely to Force Major Changes in Engine Architecture, Cummins Exec Says

Brian Mormino by Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Today’s heavy-duty truck engine architecture with diesel particulate filters, exhaust gas recirculation and selective catalytic reduction aftertreatment will not need to change dramatically under the next round of federal greenhouse-gas standards, an executive at engine maker Cummins Inc. predicted.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 26, 2015
Special Coverage, Business, Equipment

Cummins Plans New Product Rollout for 2017

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Independent engine maker Cummins Inc. will roll out new products in 2017 — including a model of its best-selling ISX15 — when the federal government next tightens greenhouse-gas emissions ceilings.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
March 25, 2015
Special Coverage, Business, Equipment

Cummins to Introduce New Class 8 SCR Unit

The emission solutions division of Cummins Inc. is rolling out a new aftertreatment system designed to help truck makers comply with the tighter greenhouse-gas standards coming in 2017.

Transport Topics
March 22, 2015

Westport’s Loss Narrows for 4Q, Year

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Natural gas-technology provider Westport Innovations Inc.’s fourth-quarter and full-year losses narrowed as results from its joint venture with engine maker Cummins Inc. improved.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 10, 2015
Special Coverage, Business, Equipment

Eaton, Cummins Expand Powertrain Partnership

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Officials from Eaton Corp. and Cummins Inc. said the two companies are adding an engine to their SmartAdvantage integrated powertrain lineup and are matching one of Eaton’s transmissions to a Cummins natural-gas engine.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
February 18, 2015
Special Coverage, Business, Equipment

Cummins Filtration Releases New Filter

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Cummins Filtration Inc. announced the release of a new oil filter for the Cummins ISX15 engine.

Transport Topics
February 17, 2015
Special Coverage, Business, Equipment

Cummins Plans April Production of Connected Diagnostics System

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Cummins Inc.'s Connected Diagnostics application that allows fleets to work with telematics providers will be in full production in April.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
February 16, 2015
Business, Equipment, Autonomous

OEMs Continue to Nip at Cummins’ Engine Lead

Truck manufacturers continued to make gains selling their own engines during 2014, as the total number of engines placed into Class 8 trucks rose 21.3%, reported.

February 9, 2015