Joseph O. Eaton along with Viggo V. Torbensen and brother-in-law Henning O. Taube founded Eaton Corporation Plc in the US in 1911 with corporate headquarters located in Dublin, Ireland. The company has since grown to become a conglomerate that specializes in manufacturing and distributing power management solutions in more than 175 countries across the world.
Eaton currently designs, develops, manufactures, and sells a wide range of different products under the electrical and industrial sector. The company’s electrical product portfolio includes products like circuit breakers, UPS systems, panelboards, switchgear, motor controls, relays, inverters, power distribution adaptors, and others. Eaton also manufactures parts and components for different markets in the industrial sector.