The M12® FUEL® 1/2” Hammer Drill/Driver delivers unmatched runtime, power under load and durability. Featuring the MILWAUKEE® POWERSTATE brushless motor, REDLITHIUM battery technology and REDLINK PLUS Intelligence, this lightweight, versatile hammer drill/driver provides up to 10X longer motor life, 2X more power and 4X more runtime.

Power Equipment Highlights
USD2.9 billion
74.4% of the total turnover
Sales by Business
Power Equipment
25.6% Floor Care and Appliances

The Power Equipment business comprises power tools, hand tools, outdoor products and accessories. In 2012, sales at this business rose by 7.6% to USD2.9 billion, supported by growth in all geographic markets and the strong global expansion of MILWAUKEE®. We have solid momentum behind the MILWAUKEE® REDLITHIUM™ cordless platforms and there has been further growth in Hand Tools and Power Tool Accessories. RYOBI® cordless lithium ion power tools and outdoor products continue to make impressive gains with consumers. The business accounted for 74.4% of Group turnover, against 72.6% in 2011. We generated approximately one third of sales from new products, in line with our plans.

Our Brands

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MILWAUKEE® is an industry-leading manufacturer and marketer of Heavy-Duty, Portable Electric Power Tools and Accessories. MILWAUKEE® leverages technology and disruptive innovation to deliver trade-based solutions to skilled tradesmen around the world. Find out more

The AEG® power tools brand has been delivering high-performance tools since 1898. 114 years later and nothing has changed, AEG® Power Tools continues to push boundaries and innovate with a current focus on the cordless sector, harnessing lithium ion power as well a myriad of traditional but highly innovative corded tools. Find out more

RYOBI® brand offers the most extensive award winning and innovative line of consumer focused products and accessories for worldwide use. The RYOBI® power tool range is anchored by the 18-volt ONE+ System® of over 50 products, ranging from drills, drivers, saws and trimmers to sanders. The brand also offers a wide variety of outdoor products that supports end-user needs with extensive lines of energy efficient gas, electric and cordless products. Find out more

HOMELITE® Consumer Products manufactures a full line of Outdoor Power Equipment including String trimmers, blowers, chainsaws, hedge trimmers, pressure washers, generators and outdoor accessories for the consumer, do-it-yourself and garden enthusiast. Find out more