Eatons history is power delivery

FOR more than a century, Eaton has been supplying the trucking industry with products designed to improve vehicle performance and power, and increase profitability.

Eaton is a global leader in the design and manufacture of light, medium and heavy-duty transmissions and clutches, delivering value through more efficient, safe, reliable and sustainable transfer of power through the drivetrain.

The portfolio includes fully synchronised and non-synchronised manual transmissions as well as automated manual transmissions across a full spectrum of applications. Original equipment manufacturers around the globe count on Eaton's extensive experience in tailor-made solutions that enhance the overall vehicle efficiency, reliability, safety and drivability.

Eaton's powertrain technologies are used by four of the top five heavy-duty OEMs globally and include:

Synchronised manual transmissions (5 through 13 speeds)

Constant-mesh manual transmissions (5 through 18 speeds)

Automated constant-mesh manual transmissions (6 through 18 speeds)

In Australia, Eaton Vehicle Group has served the Australian truck and automotive industry for more than 60 years and continues to provide innovative products, services and solutions delivering value.

Eaton Vehicle Group's key products include manual and automated transmissions, clutches, hybrid systems, superchargers, engine valves and locking and limited-slip differentials.

Eaton also provides a comprehensive aftermarket service which includes local remanufacturing of heavy duty transmissions, supply of genuine parts, parts interpreting support and tailored parts training to dealerships.

Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with 2011 sales of $16 billion.

Eaton is a global technology leader in electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety.

Eaton has about 73,000 employees and sells products in more than 150 countries.

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