Cummins Opens New, State-of-the-Art Technical Center in India

Columbus, Ind.

The company’s largest technical center can accommodate 2,500 professional engineers.

Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) today announced the inauguration of its new state-of-the-art technical center. Located at the Kothrud campus in Pune, Maharashtra, Cummins Technical Center India is equipped with world-class laboratories, engine test cells and engineering facilities. 

“We see real opportunities for continued growth in India,” said Tom Linebarger, Cummins Inc. Chairman and CEO. “The investments we made here decades ago also help us weather the cyclical nature of our industry, and we expect continued growth here as well as the more stringent emission norms – the move to BSVI – presents significant opportunities for Cummins to provide our customers with technologies that will help them succeed in their businesses.”

The four-story building is impressive with seating capacity for 2,500 professional engineering staff. The new office features collaborative workspace that will support diverse work styles, preferences and backgrounds for all employees. It will promote employee well-being through the use of light, art and design and productivity through amenities and technology. The office space includes a flexible learning center to support education, training and team building.

The facility houses 36 engine test cell slots; two turbocharger rigs; one emissions burner test rig; eight product line specific labs; and nine shared services labs. These are the physical assets required to support every global business and product line the Company produces.

“We are focused on capable infrastructure, capable people and delivering our brand promise of innovation and dependability. We have been and continue to be committed to growing our engineering capability in India,” explained Mark Firth, Executive Director – India Engineering.

The Company has significantly invested in India throughout the past five years. Cummins first invested in India in 1962, breaking ground on a facility in Pune. Today, the Cummins technical organization in India plays an important role in developing and supporting Cummins products across Cummins markets in India and around the world.

About Cummins Group in India

Cummins in India, a power leader, is a group of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. Its technology and pioneering initiatives are bringing innovative solutions and dependable services at the best possible value to users across the country. Its high performance outlook is based on customer focus, integrity and capability of its people. Part of the US $19.1 billion Cummins Inc., Cummins in India is a Group of seven legal entities across 200 locations in the country with a combined turnover of ₹10,262 crores in 2015 and employing over 10,000 individuals.

About Cummins Inc.

Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that design, manufacture, distribute and service a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel, natural gas, electric and hybrid powertrains and powertrain-related components including filtration, aftertreatment, turbochargers, fuel systems, controls systems, air handling systems, automated transmissions, electric power generation systems, batteries, electrified power systems, hydrogen generation and fuel cell products. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 61,600 people committed to powering a more prosperous world through three global corporate responsibility priorities critical to healthy communities: education, environment and equality of opportunity. Cummins serves its customers online, through a network of company-owned and independent distributor locations, and through thousands of dealer locations worldwide and earned about $2.3 billion on sales of $23.6 billion in 2019. See how Cummins is powering a world that’s always on by accessing news releases and more information at https://www.cummins.com/always-on.

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