Wholly Owned Companies
Otis Elevator Company is the world's largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. With headquarters in Farmington, Connecticut, Otis employs 60,000 people, offers products and services in more than 200 countries and territories and maintains over 1.7 million elevators and escalators worldwide. United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries.
Otis L.L.C started its business in UAE in 1975 and was known as United Development Company. It was the sole agent in the country for all Otis products. From 2002, Otis Elevator Company has taken over the operations and full responsibility for the sales, installations and continuing maintenance of Otis products. OTIS in the UAE is a pioneer of the elevator and escalator industry and is proud to have been the first company to have installed an elevator, escalator and moving walkway in the country. The Company operates in the 7 Emirates and has offices in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. Its offices are electronically connected for instant communication. A number of technicians are factory trained on the installation, service and repair of its equipment. Skills are regularly refreshed through local theoretical and practical trainings by OTIS experts. The Company was the recipient of the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award in 2003 & 2009. The Company adheres to the strict worldwide Otis field safety and quality procedures and ensures through continuous training that all of its employees operate in accordance to the highest safety requirements and is ISO 9001:2008 certified.