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May 09, 2016, 09:05 ET Otis to Lift Discussion on Elevator Technology at AIA

 Otis, the world's largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways, will...


Apr 24, 2016, 06:51 ET Otis Elevator and UTC Expand Relationship with Microsoft to Develop State-of-the-Art Digital Solutions

 Otis Elevator Company and its parent company, United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), are exploring opportunities with Microsoft Corp. for a...


Mar 21, 2016, 11:03 ET Otis Australia to Provide Elevators for Melbourne's Tallest Residential Building

Otis Elevator Company Pty Ltd (Otis Australia) will provide 22 elevators and escalators to the Aurora Melbourne Central. When completed, the...


Mar 21, 2016, 09:00 ET Otis Elevator to Provide 22 Units for Prominent Seattle High-Rise

Otis Elevator has entered into a multimillion-dollar agreement with Schnitzer West, LLC  to supply elevators and escalators for Madison...


Mar 14, 2016, 13:11 ET Otis Presents its Next Generation Connected Elevator: The New Gen2®

 At the MIPIM international real estate show, Otis will reveal its new generation of intelligent, connected elevators, adapted to the trend of...


Feb 23, 2016, 15:43 ET Otis Installs World's Longest Double-Deck Elevator

 Otis Elevator Korea Co. Ltd. has installed the world's longest double-deck elevator in the Lotte World Tower, Korea's tallest building. The...


Feb 18, 2016, 09:02 ET Nippon Otis to Modernize Elevators for U.S. Embassy in Tokyo

Nippon Otis Elevator Company was awarded the multi-million-dollar Chancery Elevator project to modernize elevators at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo,...


Feb 17, 2016, 11:03 ET Xizi Otis Wins Rail Projects in Chengdu, Wuhan & Guizhou

Xizi Otis Elevator Co., Ltd. ("Xizi Otis"), a subsidiary of Otis Elevator (China) Investment Company Ltd., has secured three important new rail...


Jan 25, 2016, 10:03 ET United Technologies, Otis Donate Elevators to New Exhibit at Space Center Houston

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and its Otis Elevator Co. unit donated two Otis Gen2® elevators, valued at $325,000, for the new...


Jan 18, 2016, 13:03 ET Otis China to Provide Elevators for Asia's Largest Hilton Hotel

 The new Dongguan Huijing Hilton Hotel now under construction in Guangdong, South China, will feature 26 Otis elevators and escalators supplied...


Jan 15, 2016, 13:12 ET Otis France Provides Elevators, Escalators for 'Nouvelle Samaritaine' Renovation Project in Paris

 Otis France has been chosen to provide elevators and escalators at the "Nouvelle Samaritaine" development before its re-opening to the public...


Jan 07, 2016, 10:05 ET Otis Elevators Selected for Leading Children's Hospital

 Otis Elevator has entered into a multimillion-dollar agreement with W.S. Bellows Construction Corporation to supply elevator units for Texas...


Dec 02, 2015, 13:01 ET Xizi Otis Wins Shanghai Metro Line 17 Project

 As a leading supplier of Shanghai's extensive rail network, Xizi Otis Elevator Co., Ltd. (Xizi Otis) has been selected to support the...


Dec 01, 2015, 09:00 ET Otis to Supply People-Moving Products for McCormick Place

Otis Elevator has entered into a multimillion-dollar agreement with Prairie District3 Partners, a joint venture led by Clark Construction Group, to...


Nov 12, 2015, 13:38 ET Otis Elevators Selected for Saraya Aqaba Project in Jordan

 Otis elevators have been selected for the largest contract in the history of Jordan's elevator industry for Saraya Aqaba. Otis, which operates...


Nov 10, 2015, 12:35 ET Xizi Otis Secures Order at Hangzhou Olympic Sports Center

 Xizi Otis Elevator Co., Ltd ("Xizi Otis") will supply 30 energy-saving Gen2® elevator systems to the new 80,000-seat Olympic Sports...


Nov 03, 2015, 17:00 ET Xizi Otis Re-Awarded Maintenance Service Contract with Beijing South Railway Station

 Xizi Otis Elevator Co. Ltd (Xizi Otis) has recently been re-awarded the contract to provide maintenance services for all 110 Otis escalators...


Oct 26, 2015, 09:00 ET Otis Builds BIMCreate™ Tool for 3D Elevator Design

 Otis Elevator introduces BIMCreate, a new online tool that allows architects to create customized 3D files for building plans. BIMCreate is...


Oct 22, 2015, 17:12 ET Otis and UTC Climate, Controls & Security Present the Future of Intelligent Buildings at CTBUH Annual Conference in New York City

 Otis Elevator and UTC Climate, Controls & Security will have a significant presence at the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat...


May 15, 2013, 09:03 ET Otis Elevator Company Launches New Mobile Application for eService Customers

Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the launch of a new mobile application for its eService...


Apr 03, 2013, 16:35 ET Otis Elevator Company Marks 160th Anniversary

Otis Elevator Company, the United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) unit which powered cities skyward and moves passengers up and down structures as...


Dec 04, 2012, 13:21 ET Otis Elevator Company to Provide Energy-Efficient Elevators for Modernization Project at Los Angeles International Airport

 Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has won a contract with W. E. O'Neil Construction to provide 24...


Sep 26, 2012, 00:00 ET Otis Opens LEED® Gold Standard Plant in Chongqing, China

On September 21, Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announced the opening of a new LEED...


Sep 05, 2012, 04:00 ET Otis Elevator Company remporte un important contrat pour le Parlement Européen de Strasbourg, en France

-- Contrat de 10 ans pour la maintenance de 105 appareils dont 23 ascenseurs Gen2® équipés du nouveau système...


Sep 05, 2012, 04:00 ET Otis Elevator Company meldet den Gewinn eines Großauftrags im Europäischen Parlament in Straßburg, Frankreich

-- Zehnjahresvertrag über die Wartung von 105 Anlagen, darunter 23 Gen2®-Aufzüge mit energiesparenden ReGen™-Antrieben...