Cummins, founded in 1919, is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. Cummins Engine manufactures and markets a complete line of diesel and natural gas-powered engines for on-highway and off-highway use. Cummins Power Generation provides power generation systems, components and services in standby power, distributed power generation, and auxiliary power in mobile applications. Cummins Filtration designs, manufactures and distributes heavy-duty air, fuel, hydraulic and lube filtration, chemicals and exhaust system technology products for diesel and gas-powered equipment. Cummins Emission Solutions develops and supplies catalytic exhaust systems and related products to the medium-and heavy-duty commercial diesel engine markets. Cummins Fuel Systems designs, develops and manufactures new fuel systems and remanufactures electronic control modules in the United States. Cummins is headquartered in Columbus, Ind., and serves customers in more than 160 countries through its network of 550 company-owned and independent distribution facilities and over 5,000 dealer locations. Theodore M. Solso has been the chief executive officer of Cummins for more than six years. He has been with the transportation and capital goods firm for over 35 years. Solso earned a BA degree from DePauw University, and a MBA from Harvard.