ABB Automation Businesses Merge
The new Process Automation business will be headed by Martinus Brandal, and will blend ABB's control products; its petroleum, chemicals, and life sciences units; plus its paper, minerals, marine, and turbocharging units.
Tom SjÃ¶kvist will lead the new Automation Products business, which merges the current low-voltage products and instruments, drives, motors, and power electronics units.
Bob Elisson will continue to head the ABB robotics, automotive, and manufacturing business, which is renamed Manufacturing Automation.
For further details, visit www.abb.com.
Publication date: 12/15/2003