Cummins Supports Diesel Training


Date: Friday, May 13, 2011
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Category: Program-Related

Fox Valley Technical College’s Diesel training programs received a donated ISL-450 hp, EPA 2010 compliant engine from Cummins NPower for training purposes.

Cummins is a global power leader that designs, manufactures, and services engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions, and electrical power generation systems.

FVTC offers a technical diploma training opportunity through its Diesel Equipment Mechanic program and an associate degree in Diesel Equipment Technology, in addition to several career options with FABCO/Caterpillar through FABTECH.

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Commemorating the donation at FVTC's J. J. Keller Transportation Center on the Appleton campus were (left to right): Jim Olson, diesel technology instructor; Dan Poeschel, diesel technology instructor and department chair; Deb Heath, dean of Transportation & Construction Technologies; Randy Johnson, Cummins NPower service manager; Mike Farrell, diesel technology instructor; and Jay Duca, diesel technology instructor.