The world’s leading manufacturer and
service provider of elevators, escalators
and moving walkways.

Otis is the world's largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. Founded more than 160 years ago by the inventor of the safety elevator, Otis offers products and services through its companies in more than 200 countries and territories, and maintains approximately 1.9 million elevators and escalators worldwide. Otis is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. For more information, visit or follow @OtisElevatorCo on Twitter.

Otis at a Glance
People Nearly 66,000 employees globally with approximately 1,000 branch offices
Revenue $12 billion in 2015
Installed Base

Approximately 2.6 million Otis® elevators and escalators in operation worldwide

Service Base Approximately 1.9 million elevators and escalators serviced by Otis worldwide
Countries Products sold and serviced in more than 200 countries and territories
Manufacturing Major manufacturing facilities on four continents
Engineering and Test Centers

Otis has a network of research and engineering facilities and test towers around the world

Company's two tallest elevator test towers are located in Shibayama, Japan (505 feet or 154 meters above ground; 89 feet or 27 meters below ground) and Bristol, Conn., United States (384 feet or 117 meters above ground)


We’ve made a company-wide commitment to providing outstanding service. That means responding promptly to customer requests, delivering what we promise and never compromising on quality and safety. See how we define Service Excellence