Gates Corporation is a world leading manufacturer of power transmission belts and a premier global manufacturer of fluid power products. Their highly engineered products are critical components used in diverse industrial and automotive applications where the cost of failure is very high relative to the cost of their products. They provide a differentiated value proposition to customers by offering a complete portfolio of premium product and service solutions for both replacement and first-fit applications across targeted end markets. These markets include: process and specialty, construction, agriculture, energy, transportation, and automotive. Their products are sold globally under the Gates brand, which is recognized by distributors, original equipment manufacturers, and installers as the premium brand for quality and technological innovation, a reputation which they have built for over a century since their founding in 1911.