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Safran Finalizes Purchase of Eaton’s Power Distribution, Cockpit Systems Business

Safran has wrapped up its $270 million acquisition of the aerospace power distribution and cockpit systems business of Eaton (NYSE: ETN). That business has a 350-employee workforce and generated approximately $102 million in sales during 2013, Eaton said Friday. The unit’s manufacturing facilities are located in Sarasota, Fla. and Costa …

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Arun Raha Appointed VP, Chief Economist at Eaton; Richard Fearon Comments

Arun Raha, director of economic analysis at Eaton (NYSE: ETN) for two years, has been appointed vice president and chief economist following Jim Meil’s retirement after 29 years with the company. Eaton said Wednesday that Raha will report to Richard Fearon, the company’s vice chairman and chief financial and planning officer. “(Raha) is an accomplished economist …

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Jeff Lowinger Joins Eaton As Industrial Sector SVP, CTO

Jeff Lowinger, a former executive vice president at Bell Helicopter, has joined Eaton (NYSE: ETN) as senior VP and chief technology officer of the company’s industrial sector. He will oversee the segment’s technology roadmap and new product development programs and report to Craig Arnold, sector vice chairman and chief operating …

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Bonnie Smith Named IT SVP for Eaton’s Industrial Sector; Craig Arnold Comments

Bonnie Smith, formerly a vice president for information technology at Thermo Fisher Scientific, has joined Eaton (NYSE: ETN) as senior vice president of IT for the industrial sector. Smith will report to Craig Arnold, vice chairman and chief operating officer for the industrial sector, and will be based out of Cleveland, Eaton said Monday. She also …

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Aditi Badve Joins Eaton as Aerospace Group Improvement Lead; Mike Gallant Comments

Aditi Badve, a Six Sigma Black Belt, has joined Eaton‘s (NYSE: ETN) aerospace group as director of continuous improvement and will oversee company initiatives in value, quality, efficiency and customer satisfaction. She will report directly to Mike Gallant, vice president of manufacturing operations,  Eaton said Thursday. “Aditi has worked closely with some of the world’s leading lean experts …

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Lasse Ostergaard Promoted to Eaton Aftermarket Unit VP

Lasse Ostergaard, who most recently led efforts to establish a growth strategy and organizational model for the Eaton (NYSE: ETN) aerospace group’s aftermarket division, has been appointed the division’s vice president. Eaton said Wednesday Ostergaard will oversee aftermarket sales and marketing, customer service and engineering and programs for the Irvine, Calif.-based division. He will …

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Peter Oosterveer Appointed Fluor COO in Realignment; David Seaton Comments

Peter Oosterveer, formerly president of Fluor Corp.’s (NYSE: FLR) energy and chemicals group, has been promoted to chief operating officer at the Irving, Texas-based energy and construction services contractor. He will lead the company’s commercial business lines and Fluor will create a new organization based on its work in commercial …

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Safran to Buy Eaton’s Aerospace Power Distribution, Cockpit Services Business for $270M; Uday Yadav Comments

Safran has agreed to purchase Eaton‘s (NYSE: ETN) aerospace power distribution and cockpit services unit for $270 million as Eaton seeks to focus on its core business areas. Eaton and Safran intend to close the deal in the first half of 2014, pending regulatory approvals and approval by the Eaton board of …

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Tim Yeaton, Craig Muzilla Take SVP Roles in Red Hat Realignment; Paul Cormier Comments

Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) has moved to realign its products and technologies organization by appointing Tim Yeaton and Craig Muzilla as senior vice presidents for the new infrastructure and applications platform groups, respectively. Yeaton, formerly Black Duck Software’s CEO and once a Red Hat executive, will be responsible for Red Hat’s products …

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Abby Lilly to Head Supply Chain of Eaton’s Aerospace Group

Abby Lilly, formerly vice president of supply chain at GKN Aerospace, has joined power management contractor Eaton Corp. to serve in the same role. She led supply chain functions across 14 North American locations for GKN and is also a 14-year veteran of Rolls-Royce North America, Eaton said Wednesday. Her …

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