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While I was out...say what? Where are Emerson and Honeywell?

ABB maintains leading distributed control system market share worldwide Most recent ARC study recaps 2006 as a year of "unprecedented growth" Houston, TX, August 27, 2007 -- In a recently published study titled "Distributed Control Systems Worldwide Outlook," industry analyst ARC Advisory Group ranked ABB in the leading worldwide market...

ARC touts ABB as "world's largest automation services provider"

ABB tops automation services market share worldwide New ARC study cites strong market growth in this expanding area Houston, TX, August 8, 2007 -- In a recently published study titled "Automation Supplier Provided Services Worldwide Outlook," industry analyst ARC Advisory Group ranked ABB in the leading market position in...

Will ABB buy Rockwell?

According to a report published on Forbes.com, ABB is flush with cash and ready to go shopping. After posting a 13.6 percent operating margin last year, ABB finds themselves with a warchest of US$10 billion, and is looking around.

ABB moves closer to the awl bidness

ABB Moves HQ to Houston ABB announced today that it is relocating its global Process Automation division headquarters from Norwalk, CT to Houston, TX, effective August 1, 2007. This move brings key division management closer to numerous oil and gas, petrochemical and energy industry customer facilities and headquarters in this region.

Asset management hits the desktop...

A very interesting press release from ABB-- ABB releases Asset Master: A new comprehensive field device management and optimization solution Asset Master expands on traditional configuration tools with asset optimization functionality WARMINSTER, PA June 18, 2007 --  The key to business growth for industrial companies is improving asset performance, duration...

Interesting bedfellows...ABB and GE Healthcare

Ye gods, this must make GE Fanuc grind their collective teeth...especially with them pushing Proficy so hard: ABB helps boost biotech production for GE Healthcare ABB is supplying GE Healthcare with a complete System 800xA extended automation solution that will help boost its production of protein separation media for the...

Jam-Packed Yesterday...ABB Instrumentation and Siemens E&A together...

...well, sort of. Together sequentially, anyway.