This is ABB

Train arriving in Shenzhen North Station (photo)

ABB is one of the world’s leading power and automation technology companies.

Our portfolio ranges from switches and sockets to robots, and from large transformers to control systems that manage entire power networks and factories.

We provide solutions for secure, energy-efficient generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, and for increasing productivity in industrial, commercial and utility operations.

We help our customers meet their challenges with minimum environmental impact. That’s why ABB stands for “Power and productivity for a better world.”

We are present throughout the entire renewables value chain, from power generation to transmission, distribution and electric mobility.

$ 42 billion

revenues in 2013

$ 61 billion

market capitalization at December 31, 2013

Operations in around

100

countries

More than

300

manufacturing sites

150,000

employees

150

nationalities

1

company delivering power and productivity for a better world

More than

1.5 million

products shipped per day

30,000

distributors

$1.5billion

invested in R&D in 2013

8,000

technologists in R&D

115 million

page views
to abb.com in 2013

1 million

followers
on social networks

$ 8 million

spent on community
projects in 2013

$ 500,000

raised for Philippines
typhoon relief