Cooper Industries Announces Acquisition Of Sure Power Industries

January 05, 2008 by Jeff Shepard

Cooper Industries, Ltd. announced the acquisitions of Sure Power Industries, Inc.. Sure Power, a privately-held company based in Oregon, provides a wide variety of products designed to aid in the management of dc electrical systems for the heavy-duty truck, off-highway equipment, military vehicle, recreational vehicle, bus, marine, and electric vehicle markets. Sure Power has been in business for over forty-five years and is described as having strong design and manufacturing expertise in solid state and high power modules.

Cooper Industries Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kirk S. Hachigian said, "The acquisition of Sure Power, which has been focused on high growth niche segments in the transportation and industrial markets, enables Cooper Bussmann to broaden its exposure to the power chain area of those markets and brings more technology into the product portfolio."