TITLE

Perkins, ISM to open U.S. engine plant

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 204 Issue 8, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that diesel suppliers Perkins Engines and Ishikawa Shibaura Machinery Co. (ISM) will open a small-engine manufacturing plant in Griffin, Georgia, in summer of 2004. Production of engines based on Perkins' 400 Series; Inclusion of a range of two-, three- and four-cylinder, liquid-cooled, naturally aspirated and turbocharged models; Launch of a joint venture company called Perkins Shibaura Engines; Role of Perkins as a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc.
ACCESSION #
11786173

 

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