Optimized Engine Maintenance And Repair With Immediate Information And Expert Guidance
Bethlehem, Pa. (Jan. 28, 2016) – Saucon Technologies, provider of a broad range of solutions to reduce risk and improve operational efficiency in the transportation industry, and Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI), a leading independent manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engines, controls and emission solutions, announced today that Cummins Connected Diagnostics application is now available to customers using Saucon’s CAN Do solution.
Saucon is the first technology provider in the transit industry to offer Connected Diagnostics to customers with Cummins power, enabling improved visibility of engine diagnostics. Connected Diagnostics leverages data from Saucon’s CAN Do system to deliver immediate notification of engine system faults, and also provides actionable information with genuine Cummins recommendations in an easy-to-understand notification report. The innovative CAN Do system interacting with Connected Diagnostics provides high levels of operation and repair support for the Cummins diesel and natural gas-powered bus industry.
“We’re excited to collaborate with Cummins to give engine systems a voice in the bus industry through Connected Diagnostics,” said Bill French, CEO – Saucon Technologies. “Our joint solution will communicate engine faults to our customers, and provide them the ability to take corrective action sooner, improving asset performance and availability.”
“It is exciting to have Connected Diagnostics integrated with Saucon Technologies. Through Saucon’s telematics leadership in the transit industry, together we can bring real operational value to this important market,” added John Malina, Executive Director – Product Connectivity Business, Cummins Inc. “Connected Diagnostics will significantly assist transit fleets in meeting their equipment uptime goals and providing reliable service for their passengers who depend on Cummins power.”
Commercial availability of Connected Diagnostics in vehicles equipped with the Saucon CAN Do system will begin Feb. 1, 2016. For more information, visit cumminsengines.com/connected-diagnostics or saucontds.com/contact.php. To enable Connected Diagnostics, contact Saucon at email@example.com, or contact your Cummins representative or Cummins Customer Care at 1-800-DIESELS™ (1-800-343-7357).
Saucon Technologies, headquartered in Bethlehem, Pa. (USA), collaborates in partnership with customers and manufacturers to provide a broad range of solutions to mitigate and reduce risk, improve operational efficiency and improve ridership experience in the transportation industry. News and information about Saucon products can be found at saucontds.com.
About Cummins Inc.
Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana, (USA) Cummins currently employs approximately 54,600 people worldwide and serves customers in approximately 190 countries and territories through a network of approximately 600 company-owned and independent distributor locations and approximately 7,200 dealer locations. Cummins earned $1.65 billion on sales of $19.2 billion in 2014. Press releases can be found on the Web at cummins.com or cumminsengines.com. Follow Cummins on Twitter at twitter.com/cumminsengines and on YouTube at youtube.com/cumminsengines.