The student chapter of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) is hosting a tour of Eaton Corporation in Glendale Heights from 8:45 am-2 pm on Friday, November 22, 2013. The tour is being offered on a first-come, first serve basis with a maximum capacity of 20 people allowed. A $15 deposit is required and will be refunded upon attending the tour.
Transportation will be provided. The tour group will meet at the west entrance of Hermann Hall. Register today. Once registration closes, confirmation emails will be sent to the attendees. For more information, check the IEEE@IIT Facebook and Twitter accounts.
About the tour:
The first part of the event 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 including a walk-through of the Panelboard assembly line followed by a tour of the switchboard and motor control assembly lines.
Note: Attendees are encouraged to wear clothing appropriate for an industrial environment including steel-toe boots if available.