Business, Equipment

Revamped Cummins ISX 15 Engine First to Be EPA-Certified for 2014

Cummins Inc. said it has received federal certification that its new 15-liter engine meets the coming 2014 greenhouse-gas standards, the latest sign that North America’s heavy-duty truck and engine makers are making headway in preparing for the new rule.

October 8, 2012
Business, Equipment

Cummins Receives 2014 Fuel-Efficiency Certification from EPA

Cummins Inc. has received the first Environmental Protection Agency certification for meeting 2014 fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas rules, the engine maker said Monday.

October 1, 2012
Business, Equipment

Cummins Widens Engine-Sales Lead in First Half of 2012

Cummins Inc. widened its lead in the race to sell Class 8 truck engines during the first half of 2012, providing 63,802 units to customers for a 42.2% market share, up from 34.5% a year earlier, WardsAuto.com reported.

August 27, 2012
Government, Business, Equipment

Daimler’s China Venture to Build Engine Plant

Daimler AG and its joint-venture partner, China’s Beiqi Foton Motor Co., said they will build a $166 million plant with the capacity to make as many as 45,000 engines a year for its trucks to serve the fast-growing Chinese market.

July 19, 2012
Business, Equipment

Navistar Submits 13-Liter Engine to EPA, Says New Model Meets Emissions Rule

LISLE, Ill. — Navistar Inc. has formally submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency a 13-liter heavy-duty engine model that it says meets current federal emissions standards.

February 6, 2012
Business, Fuel, Equipment

MECA Asks For Retrofit Incentives

The Manufacturers of Emission Controls Association said even though its members installed more than 24,000 diesel retrofit devices last year, more government incentives are needed to upgrade the older diesel engines in operation.

July 18, 2011
Business, Fuel, Equipment

Almost 25,000 Engine Retrofits Sold in 2010

The Manufacturers of Emission Controls Association said its members sold 24,640 diesel engine retrofit devices in 2010.

July 14, 2011
Business, Equipment

Cummins Sees Continued Strong Engine Market

Diesel engine maker Cummins Inc. said it expects significant sales and profit growth in 2011 and in future years.

May 12, 2011
Business, Equipment

Cummins Maintains Top Spot in Heavy-Duty Engine Market

Cummins Inc. maintained its market-share lead in Class 8 engines during 2010, although Detroit Diesel Corp. grabbed a bigger portion of the market, according to WardsAuto.com.

February 14, 2011
Business, Equipment

Most Buyers Pick ’09 Engines for Their 2010-Model Trucks

Truck manufacturers delivered vehicles with 66,494 Class 8 engines during the first half of the year, WardsAuto.com reported last week, but most of the power plants do not meet 2010 federal emissions regulations, manufacturers and analysts said.

August 30, 2010