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President Barack Obama Cites CAI’s Success Story at the U.S.-Africa Leaders’ Summit
Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Washington, D.C. — August 5, 2014

THE PRESIDENT: "So Kusum (CAI’s president) is here. I had a chance to meet her backstage.
Where is she? Right there. Stand up, Kusum. So she's doing great work. Thank you so much….”
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CAI is the COVER STORY in Global Trade magazine
Dec. 2016 -Jan. 2017
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Corona business owner named to federal panels
August 26, 2019
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CAI and Kusum Kavia featured in newsletter of the Tuck MBE Programs at Dartmouth College
Nov. 22, 2016
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CAI hosted Southern California Manufacturers Roundtable with Ex-Im Bank Chairman Fred Hochberg covered by The Press-Enterprise
October, 2016
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CAI's "E" Star Award achievement Featured in Corona Chamber of Commerce magazine
July, 2016
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Kusum Kavia, Mukund Kavia and Combustion Associates Inc.
Featured in U.S. Department of Commerce's "Exporters" Compilation
2013 Edition
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CAI’s Kusum Kavia featured in The Los Angeles Times article on U.S. Export-Import Bank
Dec. 15, 2015
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CAI is the proud exhibitor and sponsor of the 14th AGOA Forum, Gabon, West Africa
August 14, 2015
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Kusum Kavia and Combustion Associates, Inc. are MBE Magazine Cover Feature Story
March 2012.
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CAI featured in California CEO Magazine
November 8, 2012
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CAI Gas turbine demonstration project approved by County Supervisors in California
November 30, 2011
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Press Releases


CAI Awarded Contract to Supply 20 MW Power Generation Systems to a Nigeria Based Oil & Gas Company
October 11, 2019
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CAI’s Kusum Kavia Appointed to Two Federal Government Advisory Councils and California Governor’s Entrepreneurship Task Force
August 19, 2019
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CAI to Package Howden Steam Turbines
July 2, 2018
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CAI Hosts USTDA’s Kenyan Trade Mission on Renewable Energy
September 25, 2017
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CAI Honored with Two Awards in the First Half of 2017
July 13, 2017
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CAI's Kusum Kavia Appointed to President's Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa
September 27, 2016
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CAI Receives Presidential Award for the Second Time
May 19, 2016
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CAI’s Benin Success Story Lauded as a Benchmark at MCC’s Procurement and Investment Forum in Los Angeles
December 7, 2015
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CAI President Speaks At Global Access Forum
March 18,2014
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CAI President Speaks at 37th Annual AABE Conference
April 23, 2014
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CAI President Ms. Kusum Kavia Shares African Experience at ACCESS 2013 International Trade Forum, San Diego, California
May, 2013
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President of Combustion Associates, Inc. Invited by U.S. Vice President Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry to luncheon in honor of Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan
May, 2013
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Combustion Associates, Inc. signs Memorandum of Understanding with AfriDev Capital Partners at the Gulf of Guinea Conference
May 16, 2013
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CAI is a proud advertiser in the Oil Gas & Shipping magazine
December, 2015
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Southern California Minority Supplier Council Commercial
April, 2012
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Kusum Kavia featured in U.S. EXIM Bank ad in Savoy magazine
Winter 2016-2017
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