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"Honeywell" Launches "Add Honeywell" Website
New Website Shows How Honeywell Technologies Are Addressing Macro Trends Worldwide
MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., April 7, 2010 -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today launched “Add Honeywell,” a new website (www.AddHoneywell.com) that demonstrates how the company’s technologies and innovations are making the world safer and more secure, more comfortable and energy efficient, and more innovative and productive.
“Honeywell technologies align with key global macro trends, such as energy, safety, and security, and are around us every day, whether at home, at work, in a car, or on a plane,” said Tom Buckmaster, Vice President of Honeywell Global Communications. “Our differentiated products and solutions, such as flight safety systems, non-ozone depleting refrigerants, green fuel technology, turbochargers, and integrated process control systems, are changing markets and businesses worldwide. This site highlights how Honeywell technologies are making our world a better place.”
Through the use of 3-D animation, dynamic videos and photos, and easy navigation, the site demonstrates Honeywell’s technologies in aerospace, homes, refineries, commercial buildings, automobiles, and a broad range of other sector-specific applications. “Add Honeywell” features hundreds of facts and statistics about the company’s differentiated technologies such as:
Nearly 50% of Honeywell’s product portfolio delivers energy efficiency benefits across four industry sectors: transportation, commercial buildings, industrial, and residential.
Honeywell’s Enhanced Ground Proximity Warning (EGPWS) system, which helps to ensure safer flights, has more than 600 million hours in flight, with a database that covers 100% of the world's terrain, including more than 120,000 man-made obstacles.
Honeywell has installed more than one million load-control devices, including switches and smart thermostats, providing utilities combined control of more than one gigawatt of peak consumption, which is equivalent to the generation capacity of a medium- to large-size power plant.
Honeywell’s Spectra® fiber, which provides lightweight bullet resistance in armor – including vests, breastplates, and helmets, as well as for vehicles and aircraft – is 15 times stronger than steel and it floats.
Honeywell turbochargers enable auto manufacturers to reduce the size of an engine by 25-30%, improving fuel efficiency without compromising performance.
For more facts and information on Honeywell, visit the new website at www.AddHoneywell.com.
Honeywell (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes, and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell’s shares are traded on the New York, London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com.