Cooper Industries acquires Sure Power, Omnex

07 March 2008

Cooper Industries recently announced the acquisitions of Sure Power Industries and Omnex Control Systems. Combined sales for the two companies in 2007 were approximately $58 million and the combined purchase price is approximately $90 million, according to a Cooper press release.

Based in Oregon, Sure Power provides 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. The company has been in business for more than 45 years is known for its design and manufacturing expertise in solid state and high power modules.

Omnex is a privately-held company based in British Columbia, Canada that designs and manufactures rugged radio telemetry control products for the construction and heavy equipment markets, as well as industrial wireless networking solutions.

Delivered directly to your inbox, World Crane Week Newsletter features the pick of the breaking news stories, product launches, show reports and more from KHL's world-class editorial team.
Latest News
ITC conference opens in Nice
Albert Galow focused on training and sustainability in his morning keynote presentation
ProLift Rigging acquires Prime Rigging
Prime Rigging is a provider of rigging and industrial services in pharmaceutical and manufacturing. 
Heavy haul market normalizes as supply chain returns
The specialized transport sector is hopeful the heavy haul market will continue to normalize. 
D.Ann Shiffler Editor, American Cranes & Transport Tel: +1 512 869 8838 E-mail:
Matt Burk VP Sales Tel: +1 312 496 3314 E-mail: