Tag Archives: Cummins

Automatic Benefits | REVIEW – Eaton Group – Cummins Inc

The joint venture between Eaton Group and Cummins Inc. was the focus of the Cummins NACV exhibit, offering a glimpse into the diversity of the X12 and X15 when paired with the Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies all-new Endurant transmission. Endurant is the first automated heavy-duty transmission to be introduced by the newly formed joint venture between Eaton and Cummins. ...

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Cummins Roars into Euro 6 | REVIEW – Cummins 12 and 15 litre

Whether you want 12 or 15-litre efficiency, Cummins has you covered. Engine technology continues to leap forwards with every year as research and development programmes produce better ways to reduce emissions. Much of the credit should be attributed to the SuperTruck initiatives developed by President Obama, which encouraged manufacturers to strive for further reductions in greenhouse gas emissions produced by ...

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WALK THE LINE | Custom & Classic – Shane & Debbie Lee of Kelly’s Transport

Warren Caves visits Shane and Debbie Lee of Kelly’s Transport – Images by Torque it Up The venerable Kenworth T908 of Shane and Debbie Lee is our PowerTorque feature truck in this month’s Custom and Classic. If you could transit through time and travel back to 2008, you would be able to view this truck proudly gracing the Kenworth stand ...

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HVIA 2017 APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR -Congratulations to Joel Handley | TRANSPORT NEWS

Joel Handley from Cummins South Pacific’s Carole Park branch was announced as the 2017 HVIA National Apprentice of the Year at the HVIA National Awards night held in Brisbane. Chairman of Judges Bob Martin told the audience that it was clear that Joel wears his Cummins uniform with pride. “Joel’s commitment to the Cummins workshop is an asset,” Mr Martin ...

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Planet America # PowerTorque reviews the North American Commercial Vehicle Show at Atlanta, Georgia.| Transport NEWS

PowerTorque reviews the North American Commercial Vehicle Show at Atlanta, Georgia. The inaugural NACV Show kicked off in Atlanta this week, forming a presentation that comprised more of what lies ahead than exists on our roads at present. Technology companies focussed on autonomous trucks, with much thought given to alternative drivelines with energy sources ranging from gas and biofuels to ...

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Freightliner Argosy powered by the Cummins X15

Buyers of the latest Freightliner Argosy can now choose between two major North American engine manufacturers with the availability of the Cummins X15 or Detroit DD15 six cylinder, 15-litre  diesel engines to power 2017 models. Freightliner is the only truck manufacturer to offer customers a choice of 15-litre engines and the new X15 is available in output ratings ranging from 485hp to ...

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Leadership changes at Cummins South Pacific

Andrew Penca has been appointed executive director – Asia Pacific Distribution for leading heavy-duty diesel engine supplier Cummins Inc.  In this expanded role, he will lead the broader Cummins sales, service and support business in the Asia Pacific region of Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea (Cummins South Pacific), Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Korea and Japan.  Stephanie Disher takes over from ...

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Dad’s Ride

The answer to profitability for TJB Transport Services means 20-metre efficiency under 19-metre constraints. As a strong supporter of both the Mack and Volvo brands, well before they became part of the same corporate group, Cliff Brown of Newcastle made his living behind the wheel of prime movers hauling semi-tippers, backed up by flat-top and general freight when the tipper industry ...

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Cummins announces the X15 featuring ADEPT technology

Cummins devotees have a new choice for their preferred engine options in 2017 as Cummins Australia has announced its replacement for the ISXe5, Australia’s largest selling engine in the heavy duty truck segment, The Cummins X15 Euro 5 will be offered by the North American manufacturers that currently install the ISXe5 as an evolutionary product for Kenworth in the T-Series, ...

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For Mulgoa Excavations every year sees additional growth

PowerTorque first caught up with the team from Mulgoa Excavations around four years ago. At that time, the company was working hard to grow its business, and managing director Daniel Buttigieg took time out to discuss his aims and objectives as the company worked off the slogan of “Your haulage and spoil removal solution.” Daniel had started his career in ...

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