Originally founded in 1818, Chubb has become a household name, synonymous with Security and Fire Safety, and was acquired by UTC in 2003.
In April 2005, UTC created the UTC Fire & Security division, consisting of Chubb and Kidde businesses.
In 1975 United Aircraft Corporation changed its name to United Technologies Corporation.
Chubb is part of UTC Fire & Security, which is a division of United Technologies Corporation (UTC). UTC is a global technology corporation with a long history of pioneering innovation in aerospace, aviation, helicopter design, climate control, elevator design and hydrogen fuel cells.
20th largest U.S. manufacturer (2005 list, Industry Week)
43rd largest U.S. corporation (2006 list, Fortune)
65th largest publicly held manufacturer in the world (2005 list, Industry Week)
126th largest in the world (2006 Global 500 list, Fortune)
Named "Most Admired" aerospace and defense company (2001-2006 lists, Fortune)
220,000 employees (2005)
67% of these are based outside of the United States
47th largest employer in the world (2006 Global 500 list, Fortune)
U.S. $43 billion (2005)
Over 4,000 locations; UTC does business in more than 180 countries
UTC is listed on the New York Stock Exchange as UTX