NEW BERLIN, Wis. - ABB Inc. announced that it experienced rapid first-half growth and an increased market share for 2004. Rick Hepperla, general manager of ABB Inc., automation technologies, low-voltage drives, attributes it to the company's mix of new products and the strengthening economy.

Hepperla further said hard work and strong employee commitment, combined with a six-day, 24-hour production schedule, are helping meet customer demand.

Publication date: 08/23/2004