CAREL in short


We lead the evolution of control technology and humidification for air conditioning and refrigeration.

Our products support customers with the most efficient energy savings solutions.

Data-driven services through our IoT platform grant personalised value.

Main system applications

Main unit solutions





CAREL has always developed and promoted evolved control systems, proposing innovative solutions in the HVAC/R sector. These are our "high efficiency solutions", a clear response for environmental protection through optimised and integrated control systems, capable of bringing significant energy savings and consequently reducing environmental impact.


In 2018 we served 6,300+ customers
in 87 different countries in 5 continents
selling 6,200+ different part numbers
for a total of 7 millions+ items
That generated a consolidated turnover of 280,22 Millions Euro



A history of innovation







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December 1973: CAREL is founded

First microprocessor electronic control forHVAC/R

First European subsidiaries

Geographical worldwide growth
Cross market solutions

Research, innovation and technology are the keys to our success: for more than forty years, customer needs have been at the centre of our design work, so as to offer elements of differentiation in terms of both functions and appearance. 


Research & Development are the heart of our commitment. A total of 7% of consolidated sales is reinvested in Research & Development, in order to anticipate customer needs and supply advanced solutions. A further 3% of sales is regularly invested in production process technology, so as to ensure ongoing improvement and growth. CAREL also operates two research laboratories, one focused on thermodynamics and the other on humidification, true points of excellence in their respective fields.