ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while reducing their environmental impact.
ABB Group companies operate in more than 100 countries and employ about 150,000 people. In Italy, the Group employs around 6,000 people in production units located in the north and centre of the country.
Technological leadership, global presence, application knowledge and strong local expertise are the qualifying elements of a complete offer of products, systems and services that enable customers to improve their operations in terms of energy efficiency, network reliability and industrial productivity.
In the energy field, ABB’s range of solutions covers the entire energy chain (generation, transmission, distribution, automation, low voltage systems and devices for industrial, civil and tertiary applications). The Group also has special expertise in renewable energy (solar, wind, hydro) and is at the forefront of transmission with grid interconnection and smart grids projects, also complemented by innovative and environmentally sustainable solutions (e-mobility and shore-to-ship).
In addition to having pioneered much of today’s power and automation technologies, ABB retains a technological edge in these areas through constant investment in research and development.
ABB is a dynamic, multicultural company that spans the globe and is a socially responsible company that operates according to the highest ethical standards. To build value, leadership and performance internally, ABB relies on responsibility, respect and determination.
Its commitment to sustainable development stems from clear strategic planning and ABB plays an active role in promoting the well-being of the communities in which it operates by supporting local and national programmes that promote education, the arts and health services. In particular, in Italy ABB follows and develops four lines of action: corporate giving, corporate volunteering, good neighbour and the SA8000 standard.