United Technologies

United Technologies Corporation (UTC) is a leader in global industry innovation headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. It has more than 200,000 employees and does business in approximately 180 countries. In 2009, UTC revenues reached $52.9 billion and its annual investment in research and development is $3.7 billion. UTC has been named Dow Jones Sustainability Index Company since 1999. UTC provides a broad range of high technology products and support services to the building systems and aerospace industries.

UTC’s subsidiaries include:

• Carrier (heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, controls, services and sustainable building solutions)

• Hamilton Sundstrand (aerospace and industrial products)

• Otis (elevator, escalator and moving walkways)

• Pratt & Whitney (aircraft engines, land-based gas turbine and geothermal power solutions, space propulsion systems)

• Sikorsky (helicopters)

• UTC Fire & Security (security & fire protection systems)

• UTC Power (fuel cell systems for onsite power applications and transportation)

• United Technologies Research Center

UTC has established more than 40 joint ventures in China and is involved in a range of cooperative programs with customers and business partners in manufacturing and servicing. UTC employs about 19,000 people in China.

Website: www.cn.utc.com