Cummins Filtration is among the world s the leading designers and manufacturers of filtration products and exhaust systems for heavy-duty diesel powered equipment. Its broad product lines cover a wide variety of applications and markets, including: Heavy, medium and light-duty trucks; industrial equipment for construction, mining, agriculture and marine applications; and power generation. The Fleetguard family of brands includes Fleetguard, Nelson, Kuss, Separation Technologies and Universal Silencer. The company was established in 1958. Fleetguard s channel of distribution includes hundreds of global Original Equipment Manufacturers, more than 23,000 dealer/distributor outlets and end users. The company s corporate headquarters are located in Nashville, Tenn. The company employs more than 6,000 people worldwide, with 23 production plants in nine countries, 16 distribution centers on six continents and three joint ventures. The company maintains a facility in Cookeville, Tenn.