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Our businesses

ABB’s operations are organized into four global divisions, which in turn are made up of specific business units focused on particular industries and product categories. Below are brief descriptions of the divisions. For more information on any one, click the link to visit the division portfolio.

Electrification Products

 

Offering

A range of digital and connected innovations for low- and medium-voltage, including EV infrastructure, solar inverters, modular substations, distribution automation, power protection, wiring accessories, switchgear, enclosures, cabling, sensing and control.

 

Customers

Distributors, installers, panel builders, OEMs, system integrators, contractors, architects and end users.

 

Key fact

ABB ships over 1 million products to customers worldwide every day.

Robotics and Motion

 

Offering

The division designs and builds motors, generators, drives, mechanical power transmission, robotics, wind and traction converters.

 

Customers

Manufacturers, OEMs in a variety of industries, and the end users in a variety of process industries.

 

Key fact

ABB is the world’s largest supplier of industrial electric motors and drives.

Industrial Automation

 

Offering

Products, systems and services designed to optimize the productivity of industrial processes. Solutions include turnkey engineering, control systems, measurement products, life cycle services, outsourced maintenance and industry specific products (eg, electric propulsion for ships, mine hoists, turbochargers and pulp testing equipment).

 

Customers

Process industries such as oil and gas, petrochemicals, mining, metals production, marine, pulp and paper, and cement.

 

Key fact

ABB delivered the world’s first power-from-shore solution for an offshore rig.

Power Grids

Offering

The Power Grids division offers power and automation products, systems, service and software solutions across the generation, transmission and distribution value chain. Its portfolio includes grid integration, transmission, distribution and automation solutions and a complete range of high voltage products and transformers.

Customers

Power generation, transmission, distribution and other utilities; industries across the spectrum, transportation and infrastructure customers, and commercial enterprises. ABB Power Grids division is the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid.

Key fact

ABB pioneered HVDC technology more than 60 years ago and is responsible for around half the world’s HVDC installed base. ABB is the world’s largest maker of transformers and a technology and market leader in high-voltage products and substation solutions, pushing voltages to record levels.