NORWALK, Conn. — ABB Inc., the U.S. arm of global technology company ABB, has pledged $100,000 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund in light of the September 11 terrorism. In addition, the company plans to match, two dollars to one dollar, any additional employee contributions made to the Fund.
ABB (http://www.abb.com/) serves manufacturing, process and consumer industries, utilities, and the oil and gas markets. The company’s U.S. operations employ more than 16,000 people at manufacturing and other facilities in 40 states. Worldwide, ABB employs 160,000 people in more than 100 countries and reported revenues of $23 billion in 2000.