Business, Equipment

Jones to Retire From Cummins; Boerger Named Successor

Cummins Inc. Vice President Jeff Jones will complete a 37-year career with the independent engine maker, retiring at midyear, the company said May 8.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
May 8, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins’ 1Q Income Gains as North America Sales Jump 25%

John Sommers II for TT

Engine maker Cummins Inc. said April 29 its first-quarter profit improved on higher North American sales.

Transport Topics
April 29, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins Showcases Engine to Power New Chinese Truck

Neil Abt/TT

COLUMBUS, Ind. — For one day, the center of the Chinese truck universe was this southern Indiana town more than 6,700 miles from Beijing.

April 14, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins, Beiqi Foton Unveil New Truck, Engine for Chinese Market

Neil Abt/TT

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins Inc. and China’s Beiqi Foton Motor Co. unveiled a new truck model here for the Chinese market that will be powered by the Cummins ISG engine.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
April 9, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins to Boost Sales Via Fuel-Efficiency Push

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Cummins Inc. officials speaking here emphasized the fuel-efficiency gains that can save $4,000 per truck annually and stimulate additional business in the improving 2014 trucking market.

March 31, 2014
Special Coverage, Business, Equipment

Cummins Says Advancements Save $4,000 Per Truck

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Cummins Inc. officials, speaking as the Mid-America Trucking Show opens here, emphasized engine-related fuel efficiency gains that can save $4,000 per truck annually and stimulate increased business in the improving 2014 trucking market.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
March 26, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins, Eaton Expand Powertrain Deal With 12-Liter Diesel, Nat-Gas Combinations

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Cummins Inc. and Eaton Corp. said they are expanding their powertrain partnership to include new 12-liter diesel and natural-gas combinations.

March 17, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins Westport Recalls 25,000 Nat-Gas Engines

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Cummins Inc. and Cummins Westport Inc. are recalling 25,013 natural gas-fueled engines due to a weather sensor problem that could cause flames in the exhaust pipes.

Transport Topics
March 3, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins/Peterbilt ‘SuperTruck’ Reaches 10.7 MPG

Cummins Inc.

A demonstration truck built by Cummins Inc. and Peterbilt Motors Co. achieved a 10.7 mile-per-gallon fuel economy reading last month under real-world driving conditions, the companies announced.

Transport Topics
February 19, 2014
Business, Equipment

Cummins Keeps Top Market Share; In-House Engines Rise, Ward’s Says

Engine maker Cummins Inc. maintained its leading 40.4% North American market share during 2013, even though most proprietary engines claimed a bigger share, reported.

February 17, 2014