Headquarters: Morristown, N.J.

Employees: About 132,000 worldwide, with about 53,000 in the United States.

Twin Cities operations: Automation and control solutions segment headquartered in Golden Valley; some aerospace segment operations in Minneapolis and Coon Rapids. Other aerospace and automation and control solutions operations in Plymouth.

History: Honeywell was based in Minneapolis until 1999, when it was acquired by AlliedSignal. Although the company kept its name, it moved to the Morristown, N.J., headquarters of AlliedSignal.