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Eaton Acquires Medium-Voltage Drive Business
May 18, 2007
Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation, has acquired the technology and related assets associated with SMC Electrical Products, Inc.'s industrial medium-voltage adjustable frequency drive business.   ; This acquisition complements Eaton's already strong position as a manufacturer of medium-voltage motor control products," said Randy Carson, Eaton senior vice president and president -Electrical Group. "By incorporating this product into our power distribution and control assemblies portfolio, we will be able to provide our customers with a comprehensive solution to address their motor starting needs."   ; Eaton Corporation had 2006 sales of $12.4 billion.  ; Eaton has 61,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 125 countries.