The construction of the high-horsepower engine technology research and development center and the new base has been fully launched, and the advanced 50-72 liter Cummins fully electronically controlled engine platform has been introduced to meet the Chinese market's demand for high-performance and high-power power, and to enhance Cummins' high-horsepower production capacity and strength in China.
On January 27, 2015, the foundation stone laying ceremony of the new plant of Chongqing Cummins Engine Co., Ltd. was held in Lijia Pingchang Industrial Park, Northern New District, Chongqing. As a world-class high-horsepower engine technology research and development center and production base, the new Chongqing Cummins plant will cover a total area of 400 acres (about 267,000 square meters). Complete the construction of production lines and supporting facilities. Wang Hongjie, Vice Chairman of Cummins (China) Investment Co., Ltd. and General Manager of High-horsepower Engines and Customer Support, and Wang Yuxiang, Chairman of Chongqing Mechanical and Electrical Holdings (Group) Company, delivered speeches as representatives of both parties of the joint venture, hoping that the new factory can contribute to the research and development and development of high-horsepower engines in China in the future. Production increases positive energy, adding a new impetus to the take-off of China's equipment manufacturing industry. Weng Jieming, Member of the Standing Committee of the Chongqing Municipal Party Committee and Executive Deputy Mayor, and other municipal leaders, relevant leaders of the Northern New Area and friends from the media attended the event to congratulate.
"The establishment of the new high-horsepower plant is an important milestone in the 40-year history of Cummins' development in China. From the license production in 1981, to the joint venture and cooperation in 1995, to the foundation of the new high-horsepower base today, Chongqing Cummins has become an advanced The core of high-horsepower power," Wang Hongjie, vice chairman of Cummins, has high hopes for future development. "Chongqing Cummins' new plant will focus on the upgrade and development of advanced high-horsepower platforms, and tailor-made high-quality power for the Chinese market that meets customer needs. The exploration of alternative fuel engine projects for clean energy applications is more active towards sustainable development goals.