About us

About us


Welcome to the world of MTL

MTL, part of Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds business, is a leader in reliability, efficiency and safety with the development and supply of system infrastructure products and protection equipment to the Process Industries. Many of the world’s most safety-critical processes are monitored, controlled, visualised or protected by MTL products and is distinguished by its global network of sales and support centres and by its acknowledged position as a thought leader in this high technology marketplace.

MTL brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise alongside an enviable reputation as a leading global provider of Intrinsic Safety explosion protection devices and systems for use in process control applications. Key applications also include fieldbus and industrial network components, HMI and visualisation, lightning surge protection, alarm management and gas analysis. To add to this MTL is the first supplier of process instrumentation to be certified as a Functional Safety Management (FSM) company.

MTL Products are used in all types of location, both hazardous and general purpose; from offshore oil and gas platforms, power production plants and petrochemical installations to pharmaceuticals, telecommunications and other manufacturing/process plants.

Dedication to our customers and recognition of industry requirements continues to drive our development of new products to ensure we deliver the best values and solutions to meet our customers’ needs. The latest exciting, new development being that of our unique, modular remote operating terminal, MTL GECMA RT. This new generation of HMI is packed full of features and state-of-the-art technology. Its flexible modular design includes individually certified modules to allow safe maintenance even in hazardous areas.

As we continue to evolve, so does our brand. Our products, part of Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds portfolio, are now united with Eaton’s leading range of reliable, efficient and safe electrical power management solutions. Combined, we provide the world’s largest portfolio of electrical equipment for explosive, classified, and industrial areas. With unsurpassed product reliability and quality, industry-leading innovation and product efficiency, and products designed and certified for global specifications, Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds solutions, including MTL products, delivers proven solutions for harsh and hazardous environments. MTL has a new look alongside Crouse-Hinds by Eaton, but the products and technology you trust remain unchanged.