Cummins Inc. - one of the world's largest manufacturers of diesel engines for tractors, buses, armored vehicles and self-propelled vessels. The company was founded in 1919. Now the corporation owns 57 factories and joint ventures. It was founded by entrepreneur Clessy Lyle Cummins.
Headquarters: Columbus, Indiana, USA. Listing of shares on the NYSE (CMI). It also produces diesel power plants, including in cooperation with the Elektrosila plant. In 2006, a joint venture between Cummins Inc. was established. And JSC KamAZ - CJSC KAMMINZ KAMA.
The main diesel engine production is in Columbus and in Xi'an (China). Areas of application: oilfield equipment (drilling, pumps, compressors, gas and oil pumping), automobiles, ships, locomotives, agricultural machinery, land improvement, construction and road machinery, generators. The volume of engines - from 1.4 liters to 120 liters, capacity - from 31 liters. from. Up to 5000 liters. from. The annual production volume is more than 900 000 engines.
The company Cummins (Cummins Engine Company) was established in 1919, Clessy Cummins, a mechanic. The company specialized in the development of the diesel engine (look: Detroit Diesel Engine PDF Manuals). Success came in 1933, with the launch of the serial production of the "H" engine model, which became widespread on the railways. In the post-war period, the "N" series of the engine led the company into the leaders of the heavy truck market, more than half of which was held between 1952 and 1959. As of 2013, Cummins is represented in 197 countries. As of 2012, every 4th diesel in the US and every 10th in the world is produced by Cummins.
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19 September 2006 Cummins Inc. And OAO KamAZ opened an assembly line of Cummins B-series engines (140-300 hp, working volume from 4.5 to 6.7 liters) in Naberezhnye Chelny.
On June 10, 2009, on a parity basis (50:50%), a joint venture was set up jointly with Beiqi Foton Motor (look: Foton Truck PDF Manuals), which was named Beijing Foton Cummins Engine Company Ltd (BFCEC). Today the company produces modern diesel engines of the ISF series with a volume of 2.8 and 3.8 liters.
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