Cummins to showcase new 15-litre fuel-agnostic engine platform at CONEXPO
Cummins Inc. will show its new fuel-agnostic 15-litre engine platform with hydrogen, biogas, and advanced diesel engine options at CONEXPO 2023. The engine platform offers OEMs an opportunity to accelerate the decarbonization of heavy-duty off-highway machines.
This new platform, designed for the next level of emissions, has a significant increase in power density with a more compact installation envelope enabling OEMs to increase machine capability and productivity with no impact on running costs.
The fuel-agnostic architecture of the 15-litre engine utilizes a common base engine with cylinder heads and fuel systems specifically tailored for hydrogen, natural gas, diesel, and biofuels including HVO.
The 15-litre hydrogen engine will be available with ratings from 400 to 530 hp and a peak torque of 2600 Nm. For applications powered by renewable biogas, this engine will offer ratings from 400 to 510 hp with a peak torque of 2500 Nm available. The advanced diesel version features will offer a broad power range of 450 to 650 hp, with an impressive 3200 Nm peak torque.