Eaton Corporation plc

Company Profile



1000 Eaton Boulevard, Cleveland, Ohio, 44122 USA

Business Overview

-The Company is a diversified power management company which provides solutions to manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power.

-The Company is organized into the following six business segments:

  • Electrical Products
  • Electrical Systems and Services
  • Hydraulics
  • Aerospace
  • Vehicle
  • eMobility

-The Company is the market leader for commercial truck transmissions and clutches in North and South America.


-The Company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.


Automotive components
-Light-duty manual transmissions
-Engine valves, lifters and valve actuation components
-Differentials and traction control systems
-Advanced Machining Technology: AMETEC
-Fluid conveyance lines and components
-Fuel emissions controls

  • Fuel vapor valves
  • Hybrid system valves
  • SCR controls
  • eVaptive electronic fuel tank venting system

-Molded exterior components
-Powertrain controls

  • Control valves
  • Manifold assemblies
  • Transmission valves
  • Transmission solenoids

-Plastic molded components

Commercial vehicle components 
-Manual and automated transmissions
-Synchronized transmissions
-Clutches for manual or automated transmissions
-Diaphragm springs
-Integrated powertrains
-Hybrid power systems
-Diagnostic tools
-Plastic molded products
-Engine valves, lifters, and valve actuation components

-Power distribution unit
-48V DC/DC converter
-High-voltage DC/DC converter
-High-voltage inverter
-Integrated power electronics
-Low-voltage inverter
-On-board charger
-2-speed EV transmission
-4-speed EV transmission
-48V regenerative accessory drive
-6-speed EV transmission


1911 Torbensen Gear and Axle Co. was incorporated in Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA
1971 Company name was changed to Eaton Corporation.
2001 Sold its automotive Vehicle Switch/Electronics Division (VS/ED), a manufacturer of electromechanical and mechatronic controls for automotive applications, to Delphi Automotive Systems.
2003 Formed Intelligent Switchgear Organization LLC, a joint venture with Catapillar Inc.
2004 Formed a joint venture with Changzhou Senstar Automobile Air Conditioner Co. Ltd. in China.
2004 Formed a joint venture with FAW Jiefang Automotive Co.,Ltd., in Changchun, China.
2005 -Completed purchase of Tractech Holdings, Inc., a US-based manufacturer of specialized differentials and clutch components for the commercial and specialty vehicle markets.
-Purchased Mexican automotive lifter manufacturer Morestana S.A. de C.V.
-Completed purchase of Brazilian powertrain manufacturer Pigozzi S.A.
2007 -Purchased the fuel components division of Saturn Electronics & Engineering, Inc.
-Sold its mirror controls division, part of the Company's automotive group
2008 -Acquired the engine valves business of Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd.
-Formed a joint venture, Nittan Global Tech Co., Ltd. with Nittan Valve Co., Ltd. of Japan.
-Acquired Integ Holdings Limited, the parent company of Integrated Hydraulics Ltd., a U.K. manufacturer of screw-in cartridge valves, custom-engineered hydraulic valves and manifold systems.

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