Tuthill has acquired EaglePicher from GTCR

Tuthill Corporation (“Tuthill”), a privately held, Illinois-based company with a 130-year history of industrial manufacturing, has acquired EaglePicher Technologies (“EaglePicher”), a designer and manufacturer of mission-critical power systems.

EaglePicher is an industry leader in defense and aerospace grade batteries, battery management systems, and energetic devices. The company serves critical defense, space, and aviation battery applications with locations in Joplin, MO, Seneca, MO, St. Louis, MO, Pittsburg, KS, East Greenwich, RI, and Southbridge MA, employing approximately 900 team members.

Tuthill was founded in 1892 as a manufacturer of common brick supplying Chicago construction during the city’s rapid expansion. Over the next 100 years, Tuthill became a manufacturer of rotating equipment powering industries including agriculture, food & beverage, chemical processing, pharmaceutical, oil & gas, construction, medical, and mining around the world.