Fueling Innovation - Article - Dimensions - Spring 2017

For almost a century, Cummins has been a leader in designing and manufacturing high-performance engines for commercial vehicles. Today, the company is under extraordinary pressure to reduce emissions and increase fuel efficiency via extreme innovation — while also controlling costs and meeting aggressive delivery schedules. To meet these challenges, Cummins has created a global “ecosystem” of technology excellence that allows its engineering team to thrive. Recently, Dimensions talked with Wayne Eckerle, Vice President of Research & Technology at Cummins, about the company’s unique approach to encouraging innovation.