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Eaton is a global technology leader in power management solutions which help customers use electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, effectively, safely and sustainably.
As the world’s technology leader, Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in 2012. The two companies put togeher had pro forma revenues of $21.8 billion in 2012. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells its products in more than 175 countries.
Eaton Corporation – a rich 100-year heritage of innovation
In 2011, Eaton celebrated its 100th anniversary and a heritage of innovation and expertise that has positioned the company to answer some of the world’s toughest power management challenges.
This spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship driven by integrity and an unwavering commitment to ethics was part of Joseph Eaton’s vision when he founded the company. Since that time, Eaton has evolved from a leader and innovator in vehicle technologies to a leading power management company that also serves the hydraulics, aerospace and electrical markets. Our proven technologies and products play an important role in managing power in many things that impact our daily lives – from more energy-efficient buildings, cities and infrastructure to next-generation aircraft, cars, trucks and machines.