a leader in automation and power technologies
ABB Drives & Controls is a global leader in power and automation technologies. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, the company employs about 140,000 people and operates in approximately 100 countries. The firm's shares are traded on the stock exchanges of Zurich, Stockholm and New York.
The group is particularly proud of its record for innovation - widely recognized through countless awards and scientific accolades. Many of the technologies we take for granted today, from ultra efficient high-voltage direct current power transmission to a revolutionary approach to ship propulsion, were developed or commercialized by ABB.
Today ABB is the largest supplier of industrial motors and drives, the largest provider of generators to the wind industry and the largest supplier of power grids in the world.
You base your business on cost efficiency and performance. You know that everything counts to make you more competitive. ABB drives are made with all this in mind. They are flexible for you to optimize all your processes and control, and reliable for less downtime. You also get premium service, responsible solutions and expertise at your disposal, anywhere on the globe.