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CentroMotion designs and delivers highly engineered products that enhance the safety, reliability and productivity of equipment used in transportation, agriculture, construction, mining and demanding industrial environments. Our innovative team works collaboratively with customers through our family of trusted, established brands, bringing deep subject-matter expertise in complementary technologies. This expertise, combined with our exceptional scale and geographic reach, makes us a reliable partner to help our customers achieve their goals, and provide end users with the best equipment possible. Our well-known brands include Power-Packer for hydraulic motion control and stabilization systems; CrossControl and maximatecc for operator information and human-machine interface systems; Elliott Manufacturing and Weasler Engineering for power and force transmission through flexible and rigid driveline systems; Gits Manufacturing for high-performance engine thermal and emission control solutions; and Carlisle Brake & Friction for materials and mechatronic solutions for off-highway brake and transmission products. Learn more about CentroMotion at About Lone Star Funds Lone Star, founded by John Grayken, is a leading private equity firm advising funds that invest globally in real estate, equity, credit, and other financial assets. Since the establishment of its first fund in 1995, Lone Star has organized 22 private equity funds with aggregate capital commitments totaling approximately $86 billion. The firm organizes its funds in three series: the Commercial Real Estate Fund series; the Opportunity Fund series; and the U.S. Residential Mortgage Fund series. Lone Star invests on behalf of its limited partners, which include institutional investors such as pension funds and sovereign wealth funds, as well as foundations and endowments that support medical research, higher education, and other philanthropic causes. For more information regarding Lone Star Funds, go to


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CentroMotion Acquired by Affiliates of Lone Star Funds

More Released on September 5, 2023

CentroMotion Announces Appointment of Tom VanderLaan as Senior Vice President—Brake and Friction

More Released on September 12, 2022

CentroMotion Announces Appointment of Aaldert de Boer as Senior Vice President—Transportation Segment

More Released on February 2, 2022

CentroMotion Announces Appointment of Jonathan Omer as Senior Vice President—Industrial Segment

More Released on January 17, 2022

CentroMotion Completes Acquisition Of Carlisle Brake & Friction

More Released on August 2, 2021

CentroMotion To Acquire Carlisle Brake & Friction

More Released on May 25, 2021