Eaton Corp. will expand its vehicle operations in China by investing in a new engine valve production facility in Jining City, Shandong Province. The new facility will assemble engine valves and valve actuation components for automotive customers in the Chinese market. The new Jining plant will be located in the same campus of Eaton Hydraulics System (Jining) Co. Ltd, which produces steering pumps, hydraulic motors and filtration components. It is Eaton’s largest manufacturing base for hydraulics products in Asia Pacific. Eaton will start construction of the 10,000sq/m facility in July 2010.