Eaton has completed the sale of its automotive fluid conveyance division to Quantum Capital Partners. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The automotive fluid conveyance division manufactures hydraulic power assisted steering, active ride systems, oil cooling, air conditioning and plastic components for the automotive industry. It employs approximately 1,300 people and has manufacturing facilities in the United Kingdom, Germany, the Czech Republic and China.
Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion, providing energy-efficient solutions that help customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. The company has approximately 101,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.