Eaton Completes Acquisition of Chilean Electrical Manufacturer Rolec Comercial e Industrial S.A.

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

Eaton Completes Acquisition of Chilean Electrical Manufacturer Rolec Comercial e Industrial S.A.

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYS: ETN) today announced it has completed its acquisition of all of the shares of Rolec Comercial e Industrial S.A. The transaction was announced August 28, 2012.

Headquartered in Santiago, Chile, Rolec is a manufacturer of integrated power assemblies and low-voltage and medium-voltage switchgear, and a provider of engineering services serving mining and other heavy industrial applications in Chile and Peru.


Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with more than 100 years of experience providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. With 2011 sales of $16.0 billion, Eaton is a global technology leader in electrical components, systems and services 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 approximately 73,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.



Eaton Corporation
Gary Klasen, 216-523-5736

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  South America  Chile  Peru  Ohio

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:

The article Eaton Completes Acquisition of Chilean Electrical Manufacturer Rolec Comercial e Industrial S.A. originally appeared on Fool.com.

Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Copyright © 1995 - 2012 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

Want more news like this?

Sign up for Finance Report by AOL and get everything from business news to personal finance tips delivered directly to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners