Eaton Corporation Tour

Eaton Corporation Tour

Nov 22, 2013. | By: Eric Tendian

WHEN: Friday, November 22, 2013 at 8:45am - 2:00pm
WHERE: Hermann Hall West Entrance

Please join us for a tour to Eaton Corporation in Glendale Heights, IL this Friday from 8:45am until 2:00pm. Transportation will be provided, and you will have to submit a $15 deposit, which will be refunded upon attending the tour. It will be on a first-come, first-serve basis, with a maximum of 20 people. Meet at Hermann Hall at the West Entrance, where we will board buses. You will receive a confirmation email once registration closes.


About the tour:

The first part of the tour will be a presentation that explains what the plant does and how it functions. The second part will be the actual tour of the plant.

“The tour consists of a walk-thru of our Panelboard assembly line, which consists of Panelboards that range in amperage between 100A to 800A, followed by a tour of our switchboard assembly line. The switchboard assembly line ranges between 800A-3000A assemblies.

After the tour of the Panelboard/switchboard assembly line, we will move over to the Motor control center assembly line. The motor control line consist of a start to finish look on how an Eaton MCC is manufactured. We will look at the entire MCC manufacturing process from 120V wiring of the buckets to the 600A plus assembly of the main bus.”

If you have any specific interest not included in the tour description, please attend and let us know what you want to learn more about.

If you have steel-toe boots, please wear them. While there is no dress code, please wear clothing appropriate for an industrial environment


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