08 April 2020

Table of Contents for Post Excon 2019

Interaction ) Shandar Alam, MD, Vehicle & Hydraulics - India, EATON,



Our products are Robust, Reliable and Efficient



Eaton today is a leading player with 8 manufacturing facilities and an innovation centre in India. The company recently launched 4 new hydraulics products which are Robust, Reliable and Efficient power management technologies for the construction segment at EXCON 2019. In an exclusive interview with CONSTRUCTION OPPORUNITIES, Shandar Alam, MD, Vehicle & Hydraulics – India, Eaton speaks about his company, the product launches, smart technology in machines and a lot more.




Can you give us an overview of your company?


Eaton is a global leader in power management with strong businesses in attractive global markets. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Our solutions and technologies help solve the world’s toughest power management challenges. We are focused on helping our customers do more with less – through – smarter use of energy, access to greater strength and control, and reduced fuel usage and emissions. We have approximately 100,000 employees and we sell products to customers in more than 175 countries.


Globally, Eaton is a $21.6 billion company. India for Eaton is a strategic business focused country for the future growth. Over a period of time we have been investing significantly in India. currently we have 8 manufacturing plants and 1 innovation center with 1900 plus engineers.


In R&D only,  globally we have over 10,000 engineers and among them around 1900 are in India. this really helps to support our India growth story. Our teams are focused on new products and technology- safety, make them more energy efficient and contribute to the environment and finally the intelligent and connectivity. Our products are intelligent and are connected. They generate lot of analytics that help the customers to improve the efficiency and cost position.