Eaton to acquire Tuthill Coupling Group

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Eaton Corp. announced that it has agreed to acquire the Tuthill Coupling Group, a division of Tuthill Corp. that manufactures pneumatic and hydraulic quick coupling solutions and leak free connectors used in industrial, construction, mining, defense, energy and power applications.

The Tuthill Coupling Group 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. Terms were not disclosed.

“Tuthill Coupling is a great fit with Eaton’s hydraulics business,” says William R. VanArsdale, president – Eaton’s Hydraulics Group. “This acquisition provides us with a more complete fluid conveyance coupling product portfolio for our customers and strengthens Eaton’s regional presence to better serve key market segments.”