Carrier Corp. Acquires Metro Mechanical Service, Inc.

Oct 25, 2009

LAS VEGAS, Nev., United States

Carrier Corp., a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has acquired Metro Mechanical Service, Inc. (MMS), a Las Vegas, Nevada-based heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) contractor specializing in the service of commercial applied equipment and energy saving retrofit projects. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Metro Mechanical Service will operate under the Carrier Commercial Service organization, effective immediately.

Metro Mechanical provides HVAC service in the Las Vegas metro area to a prestigious clientele centered on the Las Vegas Strip, including hotels, casinos, hospitals and universities.

"We’re pleased to add Metro Mechanical Service to the Carrier Commercial Service network," said Erv Lauterbach, president, Carrier Building Systems and Services North America Operations. "Their knowledge of the local market and expertise in energy projects will help us provide greater value to our customers."

Carrier Commercial Service offers comprehensive HVACR services and energy management solutions from more than 100 locations in the United States and Canada.

About Carrier Corp.
Carrier Corp., headquartered in Farmington, Conn., is the world’s largest provider of heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions, with operations in more than 170 countries. Carrier is part of United Technologies Corp., a Hartford, Connecticut-based provider of products and services to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. Visit for more information.

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