|COMPANY NAME||EATON FLUID POWER LIMITED EQ|
|NATURE OF BUSINESS||Manufacture of general purpose machinery|
Eaton entered India in the year 1999 through the global acquisition of Aeroquip Vickers. Today, with 18 locations and seven manufacturing facilities, all of Eaton’s businesses are well represented in India.
As a leading Manufacturer, Trader, Supplier & Importer, established in 1985. “Eaton Fluid Power Limited” is a power management company providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power , Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in November 2012. The 2013 revenue of the combined companies was $22 billion on a pro forma basis. Eaton has approximately 100,000+ employees worldwide and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.
As Eaton Fluid Power Limited’s important growth region in Asia Pacific, Eaton in India is empowered to take the lead in driving the company’s manufacturing capabilities and professional services in the region. India not only offers a huge market opportunity in itself, but it also serves as a strategic location to enhance Eaton’s global competitiveness.
With a clear view to expanding its presence in India, Eaton has established many new entities. The first was an engineering center at the Pune campus designed to do high-end engineering work for all of Eaton’s business segments. Since then, Eaton has focused on enhancing its presence in India as a power management company in all business segments and on tapping into the diverse opportunities that India offers, including critical manufacturing and engineering capabilities, product development, service centers and globally competitive sourcing. April 1999 – With the global acquisition of Aeroquip Vickers, Eaton acquired two manufacturing plants for hydraulic components and systems in Maharashtra. A team was formed in India as an extension of Eaton’s global sourcing effort, to tap the immense sourcing potential that India offers. A Global Support Service Center was established in Pune as an India-based customer center, serving hydraulics and aerospace customers in the U.S., Europe and the Asia Pacific region.
The de-listing of VSIL shares from the Mumbai and Pune Stock Exchanges was completed, paving the way for a wholly owned Eaton entity status. As of September 2006, Eaton holds 97.6 percent of VSIL. The India Information Technology Center was set up to provide information technology security for Eaton users. , The construction of the Truck greenfield plant in Ranjangaon was completed.In February 2008 – The name Vickers Systems International Ltd. was legally changed to Eaton