EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. … … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced that it will display a range of electrical and hydraulic products and engineered solutions for offshore and marine applications in Booth #4075 at the 2011 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) at Reliant Park in Houston, Texas from May 2 to 5.
“Eaton continues to meet the exacting standards of the offshore and marine industry with a broad portfolio of solutions that aims to keep equipment operating reliably, efficiently and safely,” said Larry Stahl, Eaton’s Electrical Sector segment manager. “Our products and services are designed to increase energy savings, improve safety, and decrease equipment footprint and weight.”
Eaton helps customers use electrical, fluid and mechanical power more safely, reliably and efficiently. For upstream, midstream and downstream applications, Eaton supplies customizable equipment to meet a wide array of requirements and standards. Accommodating the industry’s tough conditions, Eaton solutions address limited space, remote operation requirements, and are designed to reduce hazards for those servicing and maintaining electrical equipment. Rated for offshore and safety applications, the solutions operate effectively in extreme conditions.
Eaton provides a broad range of electrical and power management solutions, including safety relays, sophisticated drives, panel wiring solutions, compact power contactors and starters, logic and automation controllers, rugged displays and operator interfaces, pushbuttons and terminal blocks. To keep equipment and processes running reliably, a comprehensive line of circuit protection devices are designed for mission critical applications. Eaton’s electrical solutions are built to the right specifications, for consistent, dependable performance in offshore and marine applications. Additional solutions highlighted at OTC include:
- Power Control Components
- LV Power Circuit Breakers
- MV Power Breakers
- LV & MV Variable Speed Drives
- IEC Assemblies Global Platform
- Transient Voltage Surge Suppressors (TVSS)
“Eaton’s hydraulic products have a long history in the offshore and marine industries,” said Neal Benedict, Oil & Gas segment director, Eaton’s Hydraulics Group. “We have earned the trust and confidence of our customers by delivering reliable performance, high efficiency, and impressive operating economics across the full range of offshore and marine applications.”
Eaton’s hydraulic products are widely used in upstream, midstream and downstream applications both as custom solutions and individual system components. Eaton pumps, motors, valves, cylinders, individual hoses, hose bundles, and fittings are the basis for many of the offshore and marine industry’s most advanced and efficient systems.
Hydraulic products included in the Eaton display in Booth #4075 will be:
- Eaton LifeSense™ hose
- Eatonite™ corrosion-resistant cylinder coatings
- Eaton, Vickers(tm), Hydrokraft, and DuraForce™ Pumps
- Eaton HP 30, 2000, 4000, 6000 and bent axis motors
- Explosion-proof directional control valves with ATEX, UL, and CSA approval
- Synflex® subsea Blow Out Prevention bundles, high pressure, and subsea hoses
- Eaton welded cylinders
- Airflex® water-cooled brakes
Eaton’s Hydraulics Group is a segment of the company’s Industrial Sector. The business is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of a comprehensive line of reliable, high-efficiency hydraulic systems and components for use in mobile and stationary applications. Mobile and stationary markets include agriculture, alternative energy, construction, forestry, manufacturing, material handling, mining, oil and gas, processing, transportation and utility equipment. Eaton’s Hydraulics Group provides customer-driven solutions under product names such as Aeroquip®, Boston®, Char-Lynn®, Eaton®, Hydrokraft®, Hydrowa®, Hydro-Line®, Integrated Hydraulics®, Synflex®, Vickers®, Walterscheid™, and Weatherhead®. For more information, visit www.eaton.com/hydraulics.
Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with 2010 sales of $13.7 billion. Celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2011, Eaton is a global technology leader in electrical components and systems 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 70,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.