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Carrier Corporation

Public Industrial 10,000 - 25,000 Employees

Carrier Corp. is the world’s leader in high technology, heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier experts provide sustainable solutions, integrating energy-efficient products, building controls and energy services for residential, commercial, retail, transport and food service customers.

Founded in 1902 by the inventor of modern air conditioning, Carrier improves the world around us through engineered innovation and environmental stewardship. Headquartered in Farmington, Connecticut, USA, Carrier has approximately 32,000 employees in more than 170 countries in six continents.

Carrier is a member of the United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) family. UTC, based in Hartford, Conn., USA, is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the global aerospace and building industries. UTC’s products include Pratt & Whitney aircraft engines, Sikorsky helicopters, Hamilton Sundstrand aerospace systems and industrial products, Otis elevators and escalators, UTC Fire & Security systems and UTC Power fuel cells. Also in the UTC family is a central research organization - the United Technologies Research Center - where industry leaders deliver the world’s most advanced technologies, provide innovative thinking and conduct disciplined research for the UTC businesses.


Carrier manufactures, sells and services 50 brands in residential, commercial, refrigeration and transportation markets. The Company has 80 manufacturing facilities around the world, including 28 in the United States, with a worldwide network of owned and independent distributors and dealers in more than 172 countries on six continents. In North America alone, Carrier has in excess of 200 distributors and 20,000 dealers. Carrier also provides aftermarket services and components for its products. Everyday around the world, a Carrier unit is shipped every four seconds and installed every eight seconds.

Product lines include: air handling units, compressors, condensers, unitary packaged and split system air conditioners, transport and commercial refrigeration equipment, room air conditioners, packaged terminal air conditioners, central station air conditioners, hermetic absorption and centrifugal water chillers, open drive centrifugal chillers, hermetic screw chillers, reciprocating air and water cooled chillers, dehumidifiers, single packaged and split system heat pumps, electronic control systems and air cleaners.