On Nov. 15, Cummins officially opened its Cummins Angola operations. The project is a joint venture partnership with Angolan ProjectNet, which is led by CEO Jorge Jover.Located in Viana Industrial Park outside the capital city Luanda, Cummins Angola currently occupies 1,000-square meters of office and parts outlet space, as well as 1,750-square meters of warehousing. Cummins is working closely with the Angolan government to maximize the Private Public Partnership Framework to invest in the energy sector.
Cummins has been recognized as one of America’s most community-minded companies in The Civic 50 – the first scientific evaluation of companies that best use their time, talent and resources to improve the quality of life where they do business.
Cummins ranked 25th on the list of Fortune 500 companies that were surveyed by the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC) and Points of Light, one of leading advocates of volunteerism and civic engagement based in the United States. The results were published in the Nov. 9 issue of Bloomberg Businessweek.