Gates Corporation is the one of the world's largest manufacturers of industrial and automotive products, systems and components for power transmission and fluid transfer applications. The company has sales and manufacturing operations in all of the world's major markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East.
Every day, customers around the world rely on Gates products in an almost endless range of applications. Gates hoses transfer a variety of materials, from the finest wines to chemicals, steam, and crude oil. The company's industrial belts provide power to all kinds of machines, from rock crushers, copy machines and motorcycles to snowmobiles and machine tools. Car, truck and heavy equipment engines stay cool in the harshest conditions thanks to Gates coolant hose. Gates automotive belts transfer power to engine accessories such as air conditioners, power steering pumps, and alternators. And Gates hydraulic hoses and coupling assemblies provide fluid power to coal mining, timber harvesting, construction equipment, and oil and gas exploration. Gates truly powers the world.
Markets served by Gates include the industrial and automotive original equipment and replacement markets, agriculture, transportation, mining, forestry, construction, marine, aircraft, office equipment, computer, food processing and handling markets, oil and gas, as well as the plumbing and hardware markets.
The company sells its products directly to automotive and industrial original equipment manufacturers and through a network of 150,000 distributors, jobbers, and dealers worldwide. Gates has over 15,800 employees in 29 countries around the world. Gates World Headquarters is located in Denver, Colorado and employs more than 400 professional, technical, and administrative staff.