UTC Climate, Controls & Security
UTC CCS key figures
50,000 employees $17B net sales 51 factories 180 countries 39 R&D centres www.ccs.utc.com
UTC Climate, Controls & Security, unit of UTC, is the world’s largest provider of building technologies. Its fire safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems and services promote integrated, high performance buildings that are safer, smarter and sustainable. The company’s industry-leading brands include Carrier, Lenel, Edwards, Automated Logic, Kidde, Chubb and Marioff.
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7 At UTC Climate, Controls & Security, we have a proud history of pioneering innovation. The legacies of our founders have transformed industries and shaped our great companies into what they are today.
Charles and Jeremiah Chubb patented the first detector lock in 1818.
Robert Edwards patented first electric alarm bell in 1881.
Willis Carrier developed and later patented the first modern air conditioning system in 1902.
Walter Kidde Company was founded in 1917 and later produced the first integrated smoke detection and carbon dioxide extinguishing system for use on board ships.
UTC Climate, Controls & Security continues to uphold this tradition and has a large portfolio of industry-leading solutions.
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