Cummins Incorporated, headquartered in Columbus, IN, is the world's largest producer of commercial diesel engines above 50 horsepower. The company provides products and services for customers in markets worldwide for engines, power generation and filtration. Cummins reported sales of $6.6 billion in 2000 and employed over 28,000 people.
The company was founded in 1919 at Columbus, Indiana, which remains the site of its corporate headquarters and largest engine manufacturing facility. Cummins is represented in 132 countries and ranks 282 on the Fortune "500" list of largest U.S. manufacturers. The company is listed on the New York and Pacific stock exchanges.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer is Tim Solso.