Cummins visits OJSC "BELAZ"
April 06, 2017
On April 5, 2017 the Management of OJSC "BELAZ" received Cummins delegation headed by Mr. Norbert Nusterer, Vice President of Cummins Inc.
Mr. A.G. Stsiapuk, First Deputy General Director for engineering policy and innovative technologies – Chief Engineer, acquainted the guests with the history of BELAZ enterprise at the company’s museum.
The delegation also attended production workshops, saw new equipment samples and got familiarized with the modernization and technical re-equipment program of BELAZ plant.
The guests saw the assembly of heavy duty-dump trucks at the assembly and testing workshop and also visited IMEL painting complex.
After visiting production workshops the meeting with Mr. P.A. Parkhomchik, General Director of OJSC "BELAZ", was held. During the negotiations BELAZ and Cummins discussed the prospects for the development of two leading companies and further mutually beneficial cooperation.
Reference information. BELAZ became a customer of Cummins in 1992. That year BELAZ dump truck of 110-ton payload capacity was equipped with Cummins engine for the first time. Nowadays the number of BELAZ dump trucks equipped with Cummins engines supplied to the Russian Federation and CIS makes up more than 6 thousand units. BELAZ is the major business partner of Cummins in the territory of CIS.
The cooperation of BELAZ and Cummins is based on the engines manufacturing and supplies with regard to the configuration and production tasks of Belaz Company as well as designing of new mining equipment.
BELAZ dump trucks equipped with Cummins engines operate in various climatic conditions.