CLEVELAND (Dec. 16, 2010)—Eaton Corp. has agreed to acquire the Tuthill Coupling Group, a division of Tuthill Corp. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Eaton said the deal gives the company a more complete fluid conveyance coupling product portfolio and strengthens its regional presence to better serve key market segments.
Tuthill Coupling manufactures pneumatic and hydraulic quick coupling solutions and leak free connectors used in industrial, construction, mining, defense, energy and power applications.
The division had sales of about $35 million for the 12 months ending Nov. 30 and employs about 220 people in locations in Berea, Ohio and Annemasse, France.