Cummins executive charged with leading foundation

Cummins, Inc. named Mary Titsworth Chandler as the executive director of corporate responsibility and CEO for the company's foundation. The Cummins Foundation is the global giving arm of the firm, which designs, manufactures, distributes and services diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies worldwide. The foundation makes grants in Cummins’ communities worldwide. Read More »

John Deere adds power to lineup while meeting new EPA regulations

John Deere Power Systems officials announced plans to extend their generator drive power solutions when they roll out the PowerTech PSL 13.5-liter prime power generator drive engine. According to Darrin Treptow, manager of worldwide marketing for John Deere Power Systems, the new engine becomes the most powerful in a lineup that meets EPA final Tier 4 emissions regulations.  Read More »

Rolls-Royce and MTU present new bridge components, propulsion systems

Rolls-Royce and MTU introduced yacht propulsion systems and bridge components Thursday at the Salone Nautico in Genoa, Italy. Among the items showcased were the Series 2000 M96 engine from MTU consists of either 12 or 16 cylinders that improve on previous iteration's capability to accelerate and to perform within Environmental Protection Agency Tier 3 emission standards. Read More »

New federal legislation would clarify Obamacare

If signed into law by President Barack Obama, new legislation would clarify a provision within the historic Affordable Care Act, after the U.S. Senate approved the “Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees Act, sending it to the president’s desk just days after the House passed the same bill; the goal, said lawmakers, was to protect smaller companies from healthcare premium increases, because, prior to the Affordable Care Act’s enactment, an employer with 50 or fewer employees was considered Read More »