AHIC is a wholly owned subsidiary of AHI Carrier Fzc, Sharjah, UAE a Carrier Corporation (“Carrier”) joint venture company. AHIC offers modern and innovative heating and cooling, air conditioning solutions (“HVAC”). AHIC is the Australian distributor of Carrier and Toshiba brand residential and light commercial HVAC products. AHIC keeps a flexible forward sales structure (sales offices and dealer network) in Australia and builds sales support functions in a centralised back office (Sharjah, U.A.E). The strategy focuses on economies of scale and allows AHIC to quickly respond to opportunities in the sales area, in parallel builds a competitive system of product specification and technical support, logistics coordination, finance and M.I.S. AHIC also operates Totaline stores in Australia. Totaline stocks and sells a full range of HVAC parts, consumables & tools for residential and commercial HVAC applications.

AHI Carrier FZC, Sharjah, UAE is a joint venture company formed by Air-Conditioning & Heating International (“AHI”) and Carrier on 18 December 2008. The partnership between Carrier and AHI dates back to the late 1990s when Carrier appointed AHI as its sole distributor of Carrier product in certain territories in the Middle East and Europe. In 1999, Carrier and Toshiba Air-conditioning entered into a joint venture resulting in the Toshiba range of air-conditioning products being added for distribution in AHIC territories. AHIC distribution rights were expanded to include East and Central Africa, Australia, and New Zealand in 2010.

Today, AHI Carrier FZC is the largest Carrier joint venture company outside of the USA and has operations in 108 countries spanning 4 continents. AHI Carrier’s commitment to exceeding customer expectations by offering energy efficient products with cutting edge technology, the highest levels of quality and market leading after sales service has enabled it to achieve a significant and satisfied customer base since its inception.


Customer Care

Providing optimal service to our customers is a top priority. In every vertical market we serve, we aim to achieve 100% satisfaction, building a strong, loyal and ever-expanding customer base.


Our performance is a vital reflection of who we are and our ability to deliver on promises to our customers. We are committed to achieving world-class performance and strive for continuous growth and improvement to reinforce Carrier's leadership position.

Employee Development

Our employees are our most valuable asset. We believe in building a culture of inspiration and mutual respect - where personal and professional development is encouraged, and diversity is celebrated.

Business Practices

Our business is driven by a fundamental sense of global citizenship and responsibility. We maintain the highest ethical and environmental standards.


Carrier Corporation is one of the world's leaders in high technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier provide sustainable solutions, integrating energy efficient products, building controls, and energy services for residential, commercial, retail, transport and foodservice customers. Founded by the inventor of modern air conditioning, Carrier improves the world around us through engineered innovation and environmental stewardship.

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AHI is part of Darwish Bin Ahmed Group, U.A.E. founded in 1964. The Darwish Bin Ahmed Group is engaged in the following business activities through a large, diversified investment and property portfolio, wholly owned companies, partnerships, agency agreements and joint ventures.

  • Civil Engineering
  • Real Estate & Hospitality
  • International Representation of Major Manufacturers
  • Business Investments
  • Joint Venture with Carrier Corporation

With 2008 revenues in excess of $1.5 billion the group employs approximately 8000 people worldwide.

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