Innovation at Ingersoll Rand


We use our diverse skills, talents and ideas to develop customer-driven, innovative and imaginative solutions.

Growth Through Innovation

Innovation drives our ability to advance the quality of life and deliver results to our customers. Growth through innovation, emerging markets and services requires understanding our customers, connecting our existing capabilities and delivering results in new and innovative ways.

We strive for continual improvement in our products, services and processes, and in the value we provide to our customers, employees and the communities we serve. We embrace sustainability as a catalyst for business growth and innovation. Ingersoll Rand’s Center for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability (CEES) works collaboratively with our businesses to address global issues that impact energy, food and water by providing sustainable solutions, product stewardship and supporting initiatives that deliver results.

Innovation Facts:

  • Our average innovation revenue from 2014 through 2016 was 22 percent, and we delivered these high-quality products and services to market on time and within budget.
  • We launched more than 80 new products and services in 2016, spanning nearly every business and region. Each of these new offerings was designed to meet growing customer demand for smart and digitally connected solutions and services.

Innovation News Stories

March 29, 2018

Trane Joins the Department of Energy’s Race to Zero Student Design Competition

March 21, 2018

Canadian Pacific Chooses Thermo King’s New SLXi-DRC Refrigeration Unit

March 13, 2018

Ingersoll Rand Acquires Agilis Energy LLC

February 27, 2018

High School Students Send Satellites into Space; Ingersoll Rand Foundation Sponsors STEM Project