Eaton has opened its first aerospace manufacturing facility in Bengaluru. The new unit in the capital city of Karnataka will produce hose assemblies and other fluid distribution products, including oil debris monitoring systems, to serve commercial, business and regional aircraft.
Nanda Kumar, President, Aerospace Group, Eaton, said, “The investment we have made in Bengaluru is an integral part of our aerospace business’s growth strategy.”
He added: “We believe this investment in India will help us grow our original equipment business, because customers are investing heavily here. The site will leverage smart manufacturing technologies and contribute to local growth through employment, business and sourcing opportunities.”
According to the company, the facility, which will serve as the Hose Assembly Center of Excellence for Eatons global operations, is built over 2.85 acres of land at the Karnataka Aerospace special economic zone (SEZ).
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