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United Technologies Breaks Ground on New UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings in Palm Beach Gardens

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., May 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's largest provider of building technologies today held a ceremonial groundbreaking for its state-of-the-art innovation and technology experience center and building showcase. Designed to provide visitors a new way to interact with current and emerging building technologies, the new UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings will also serve as the global corporate headquarters for UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a $17 billion business with approximately 55,000 employees worldwide. A leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems, UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp. UTX, -0.79%

"Every day our employees are taking challenges that some might deem impossible and are building possible through their innovative solutions," said Bob McDonough, president, UTC Climate, Controls & Security. "Today, we move one step closer to delivering a first-of-its-kind destination for both the global building community and our neighbors right here in Palm Beach County. This center will serve as a living showcase, demonstrating the latest building technology and pioneering...