ABB Smart City via pioneering technology

With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB is a pioneering technology leader with a comprehensive offering for digital industries supported by a common ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB operates in 100 countries with 147,000 employees.

A smart city is a continuously evolving ecosystem, empowering individuals to live, work and move in a safer, smarter, and more sustainable way. Innovations from ABB support aspirations for improved quality of life, safety, efficiency, and sustainability.

By leveraging achievements in digital and operational technologies, ABB helps societies to manage the pressures of rapid urbanization and to meet the growing demand for sustainable, intelligent, and reliable energy and water supply, transportation solutions, buildings, and industries.

The interactive landscape shows some of the safe, smart, and sustainable solutions that can contribute to the design of a comprehensive ‘smart city.

Half the world’s population now lives in towns and cities, which are at the forefront of several global challenges, such as energy demand and carbon dioxide emissions. ABB Electrification’s products and solutions are enabling industries, public services, and communities across the world to tackle these challenges.

“Our online tool breaks down the collective technical elements of smart buildings, e-mobility, energy management, and data centers, all of which can contribute to the design of a comprehensive ‘smart city.”

The online tool can be accessed via It is accessible via desktop and pad, and there is a limited mobile version that will be further developed to display all desktop and pad functionalities.

The tool will continue to be developed further with regard to content and usability, as more innovations and solutions are introduced.







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