Cummins Power Generation Inc.

COMPANY: Cummins Power Generation Inc.
HEADQUARTERS: Minneapolis
SIZE OF COMPANY: 1,000 or more employees; more than $1B in revenue
INDUSTRY: Utilities, other non-manufacturing
PRIMARY PRODUCT LINE: Power generators, engines
NAME OF PROJECT: To serve and improve the communities in which we live
PROJECT OBJECTIVE: To decrease the barriers to community involvement for operations employees; increase participation from 44% to 70% (70% of employees do four hours of community involvement) by the end of the year
TECHNOLOGIES EMPLOYED: N/A
ACCOMPLISHMENTS/ROI: Employee participation has risen from 44% to 72%; eliminated barriers of leadership and ease of participation by leveraging top-down management support. ROI included a savings of $37,000 in labor costs.