GRI 102-1: Name of the organization
Carlisle Companies Incorporated
GRI 102-2: Activities, brands, products, and services
Carlisle is a diversified industrial company that manufactures highly engineered, energy efficient products that provide solutions and value to our customers. The company operates four business units employing more than twelve thousand people in over 170 facilities across 15 countries. Serving markets such as construction materials, specialty wire and harnesses, medical technology, industrial friction and brakes, and industrial finishing equipment, Carlisle is an industry leader in producing innovative products and solutions that save energy.
CARLISLE CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS
Carlisle Construction Materials (CCM) has evolved from its roots as a supplier of the first single-ply EPDM roofing membranes in the early 1960s to today, where we deliver innovative, easy-to-install, and energy-efficient solutions through the Carlisle Experience for customers who are creating the sustainable building of the future. CCM manufactures a complete range of building envelope products for commercial, industrial, and residential buildings, including single-ply roofing, rigid foam insulations, spray polyurethane foam technologies, architectural metal, HVAC hardware and sealants, below-grade waterproofing, and air/vapor barrier systems focused on the weatherproofing and thermal performance of the building envelope. CCM is a leading North American and European building products company offering a complete set of solutions and systems to aid in the design of efficient building envelope construction projects, backed by industry-leading warranties, and a focus on green principles. Primary manufacturing facilities are located throughout the United States, its primary market, and in Germany, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, and Romania.
In 2020 CCM’s 3,900 global team members delivered $3.0 billion in revenue.
CARLISLE INTERCONNECT TECHNOLOGIES
Carlisle Interconnect Technologies (CIT) designs and manufactures high-performance wire and cable, including optical fiber for the commercial aerospace, military and defense electronics, medical device, industrial, and test & measurement markets. CIT’s product portfolio also includes sensors, connectors, contacts, cable assemblies, complex harnesses, racks, trays, and installation kits. Engineering and certification services are available as well. Offering both turnkey and custom solutions, CIT is also known as a single-source global provider for innovative medical device solutions and electromechanical technology. Leveraging its global presence, CIT continues to deliver a growing line of advanced solutions for emerging applications worldwide. Primary manufacturing facilities are located in the United States, China and Mexico, with the United States, Europe and China being the primary target regions for sales.
In 2020 CIT’s 5,800 global team members delivered $732 million in revenue.
CARLISLE FLUID TECHNOLOGIES
Carlisle Fluid Technologies (CFT) is dedicated to providing customers industry-leading and sustainable solutions for the supply, control, application and curing of a wide range of paints, powders, sealants, adhesives, foams and other application materials. From manual finishing equipment, to highly-automated mass-production installations, the company solves customers’ material application challenges through the combination of product innovation and decades of technical expertise. Focused on efficient, cost-effective global solutions for the transportation and other industrial markets, the company offers an expanding collection of pioneering product brands. Primary manufacturing facilities are located in the United States, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Sweden, and assembly and distribution facilities in China, Japan, and South Korea.
In 2020 CFT’s 900 global team members delivered $243 million in revenue.
CARLISLE BRAKE AND FRICTION
The CBF segment designs, manufactures and sells high-performance braking products, systems and clutch transmission friction products for off-highway, on-highway, aircraft and other industrial applications. CBF’s products are sold by direct sales personnel to OEMs, mass merchandisers and various wholesale and industrial distributors around the world. Key markets served include construction, agriculture, mining, aircraft, on-highway, and performance racing. Primary manufacturing facilities are located in the United States, Italy, China, Japan and the United Kingdom.
In 2020 CBF’s 1,200 global team members delivered $275 million in revenue.
GRI 102-3: Location of headquarters
Carlisle Companies Corporate Headquarters16430 N. Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
GRI 102-4: Location of operations
Carlisle Companies maintains a global network of manufacturing facilities, technical centers, and major office locations located in Australia, Canada, China, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Mexico, Romania, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, and United States.
GRI 102-5: Ownership and Legal Form
Carlisle Companies Incorporated is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under the symbol, “CSL”
GRI 102-6: Markets served
Carlisle’s market sectors served include commercial roofing, specialty polyurethane, architectural metal, aerospace, medical technologies, defense, transportation, industrial, protective coating, auto refinishing, agriculture, and construction. Products and services are primarily offered in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia-Pacific regions. Carlisle serves a wide range of industrial, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), and end-user applications through its diverse set of business segments.
GRI 102-7: Scale of the organization
As of December 31, 2020, Carlisle Companies employed 12,435 people around the world. Carlisle operates significant operations in fourteen countries through Asia-Pacific, EMEA, and the Americas regions. Carlisle’s worldwide team of employees generated $4.24 billion in revenues in 2020. Within the Asia-Pacific region, our 2,789 employees generated $469 million in revenues. In EMEA, our 1,380 employees generated $561 million in revenues. In the Americas, 8,266 employees generated $3215 million in revenues.
GRI 102-8: Information on employees and other workers
- Information on employees and other workers are collected through a centralized database containing employee information.
- Employee information is updated by human resources and managers as employee information changes occur.
- Data is inclusive of the global employee population as of December 31, 2020.
GRI 102-9: Supply Chain
Carlisle serves a vast range of industrial and customer applications and engages a global base of suppliers. Key raw materials for each business are included below:
CCM: Raw materials include methylene diphenyl diisocyanate, polyol, EPDM polymer, TPO polymer, carbon black and coated steel.
CIT: Raw materials include gold, copper conductors that are plated with tin, nickel, or silver, polyimide tapes, polytetrafluoroethylene tapes, PTFE fine powder resin, thermoplastic resins, stainless steel, beryllium copper rod, machined metals, plastic parts, and various marking and identification materials.
CFT: Raw materials include carbon and various grades of stainless steel, brass, aluminum, copper, machined metals, carbide, machined plastic parts and PTFE.
CBF: Raw materials include castings, pistons, springs, bearings, fiberglass, phenolic resin, metallic chips, copper and iron powders, steel, custom-fabricated cellulose sheet, and various other organic materials.
GRI 102-10: Significant changes to the organization and its supply chain
A significant part of Carlisle’s management strategy is to build scale with synergistic acquisitions. We acquired two businesses during 2020, which add to our existing segments. In addition to these acquisitions, Carlisle consolidated several production operations serving the aerospace industry.
GRI 102-11: Precautionary Principle or approach
The Carlisle Environmental Sustainability Policy and the Carlisle Safety Policy describe the components of our approach to protect human health and the environment.
GRI 102-12: External Initiatives
Carlisle’s employees take great pride in identifying and working toward solutions that benefit communities in which we operate. Carlisle is engaged in more than 100 community organizations, charities, and philanthropic initiatives across the globe. To learn more about our external initiatives visit: Community/Civility.
GRI 102-13: Membership of associations
Carlisle is committed to four areas of community engagement: civility, veterans, education, and mental health services. Carlisle operates partnerships with Headstrong, Elevate Phoenix, and UMOM New Day Centers through corporate programs. In addition to these programs, all our business units are involved in their local communities providing resources to address local challenges.
Read more about our external initiatives at Community and Civility.