Eaton Global Research and Technology Facility Laboratory Tour
Co-Sponsored by The Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD) and IEEE
Monday, April 8, 2013
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Eaton has opened their cutting-edge research facility to ESD and IEEE members. Eaton’s Research and Technology Labs employ a team of engineering leaders responsible for envisioning future technology offerings. Get an up-close look at the following labs:
- Dynamometers Lab – for testing both transmissions and engines
- Fuel Cell Blower Test Lab - FEPC slash and fill labs
- Noise and Vibration Labs
Time allowing, attendees will also be able to visit the truck transmission garage and hybrid technologies testing and research.
For nearly a century, Eaton has been supplying the global automotive industry with highly engineered products that help to increase fuel economy as well as improve a vehicle’s overall efficiency, performance and control. In addition to serving global OEMs, Eaton is a leading manufacturer of products available in the automotive aftermarket through a network of qualified distributors and retailers. Eaton's automotive business employs nearly 10,000 people and is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan.
Attendees will be given safety glasses to wear during the laboratory portions of the tour. Shoes must be vinyl or leather, no tennis shoes, sandals, high heels or open-toe shoes are allowed. No camera phones are allowed on the tour – please leave all cell phones in your vehicle.
$25 for ESD members and IEEE members. Non-members can join ESD for $54 and attend the tour for free.
Register online by using the link to the left, or call 248-353-0735 to register by phone.
For more information, contact Allison Marrs at 248-353-0735, ext. 121 or email@example.com.