One of the world’s largest engineering companies has made the top 10 of a listing of America’s top 500 companies.

With global revenues of $US146.2 billion and a market capitalisation as at March 31 of $259.5 billion, Connecticut-based industrial giant General Electric (GE) was the only engineering company to make the top 10 in the Fortune 500 2014 list The company did, however, slip from eighth to ninth after a…