Cummins India to power vehicles with BS-VI Certified engines

Cummins SCR technology allows engines to operate at a more optimal combustion temperature providing better fuel efficiency with lower NOx and particulate matter generation.

Cummins India has completed the Bharat Stage-VI (BS-VI) emission standard compliance certification tests with the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI).

India will get in to BS-VI emission regulations from April 1, 2020. Gearing up towards this, Cummins India has showcased its BS-VI emission compliant engines, turbocharger technologies, and exhaust after-treatment technologies and solutions for BS-VI compliant engines ahead of time at the AutoExpo 2018.

Globally more than 1 million Euro6/BS-VI equivalent and higher emission vehicles are powered by Cummins engine and after treatment system. All the major commercial vehicle OEMs worldwide have selected SCR technology to meet new and upcoming BS-VI emission standards.

Cummins India is a preferred engine and after-treatment solution provider for leading Indian Commercial Vehicle OEMs. it has adopted the globally proven SCR technology, since 2014. The company has provided solutions for medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicles ranging from 130 HP to 400 HP.

At the BS-VI stage, Cummins added DPF and DOC aftertreatment technologies to achieve additional robustness and margins on particulate matter, hydrocarbons and oxides of nitrogen.

A number of patents have been filed during the development of our BS-VI technologies, giving the company a proven advantage over the competition, Cummins India said.