Becoming an Australian public company in 1987, Champion Compressors are now part of United Technologies Corporation (UTC), one of the world?s largest companies with over 250,000 employees with annual turnover of over US$55 billion. As a subsidiary of UTC, they join Otis Elevators, Carrier Air Conditioning, Hamilton Sunstrand, Sikorsky Helicopters, Pratt and Whitney Engines and Chubb Security. Combined they represent a technically advanced group of high quality companies operating across diverse industries from aerospace to security.
The largest manufacturer of rotary screw air compressors in Australia, 2009 saw the company opened a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Dandenong from where its industrial range of compressors and ancillary equipment are designed, engineered and manufactured. An exemplar of wide ranging operational excellence methodologies, their focus upon strategic development over the last 10 years has been rewarded with double digit sales growth year-on-year, with export sales now of major importance.