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2012 Annual Report, Financial and Corportate Responsibility Performance
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Business Highlights

Heating, ventilating, air-conditioning and refrigeration systems (HVACR); services and sustainable solutions for residential, commercial, industrial, food service and transportation applications; building controls and automation; fire detection and alarm systems; suppression systems; and security solutions.

UTC Climate, Controls & Security
01 Carrier’s AquaForce 30XA chiller is designed to meet the efficiency demands of today and the future.
02 UT Electronic Controls, which designs, sources and manufactures microprocessor-based controls, is the first electronics manufacturing facility to receive LEED Gold certification for existing buildings.
03 Customers no longer have to worry about replacing smoke alarm batteries. Kidde’s new Worry-Free line of smoke alarms comes with a 10-year, sealed-in battery.
  • Employees: 61,272
  • Net Sales: $17.1 Billion
  • Operating Profit: $2.4 Billion

UTC Climate, Controls & Security delivers solutions to customers worldwide from leading brands such as Carrier, Automated Logic, Lenel, Chubb, Det-Tronics, Edwards, Fenwal, Interlogix, Kidde, Marioff and Supra.

During the year, the company sustained momentum from the completed Carrier transformation, which began in 2008 to simplify the business and concentrate on core growth platforms. The company also focused on improving and transforming its fire and security operations.

Numerous product innovations were introduced in 2012, including Kidde’s new Worry-Free line of smoke alarms. Equipped with a 10-year, sealed-in battery, the alarms address customer complaints of low-battery chirps and fire industry concerns about missing or dead batteries in alarm units.

Carrier Transicold introduced ecoFORWARD technologies in advance of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency diesel emission standards, which went into effect January 1, 2013. Trailer refrigeration systems with ecoFORWARD technologies consume significantly less fuel, operate more quietly and deliver improved performance, all while running cleaner than the models they are replacing.

Lenel introduced OnGuard 2012, the latest release of its industry-leading security management platform. Customers benefit from OnGuard’s strong integration capability and increased functionality. Deployed in transit vehicles around the world, Interlogix’s MobileView is the first and only mobile surveillance solution to be designated Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

2012 marked the 500th installation of Carrier’s CO2OLtec refrigeration system, this one in a new Famila market in Friesoythe, Germany. Carrier’s CO2OLtec installations across Europe reduce carbon dioxide equivalent emissions by 137,100 tons, equal to taking 37,200 cars off the road. Carrier also won its largest order in Saudi Arabia during the year with a contract to supply and install large chillers to cool King Saud University.

Automated Logic will provide the building automation system for The Tower at PNC Plaza, a 32-story office building under construction in Pittsburgh, Pa., that is expected to exceed LEED Platinum standards and become the world’s greenest skyscraper. The system will provide a comfortable environment for the building’s occupants through control and monitoring of heating, cooling and many third-party systems.

Supra won six contract renewals to supply iBox products to real estate associations throughout the United States. Five of the contracts were for the new iBox BT, a real estate key box that can interact with Bluetooth smartphones.

UTC Climate, Controls & Security reached a number of milestones in 2012. Several Carrier products achieved breakthrough energy efficiency: Among them were the new WeatherExpert packaged rooftop unit, the new Infinity 98 gas furnace with Greenspeed intelligence and the Evergreen 23XRV chiller with Foxfire compression, which set a new record for chiller efficiency. Carrier Transicold’s NaturaLINE and PrimeLINE container refrigeration units were validated by UL Environment as having 95 percent and 93 percent recyclability rates, respectively, the only container refrigeration units in the industry to achieve recyclability validation.