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Big orders for Hitachi, KONE, Mitsubishi Elevator in Singapore, Laos

By Elevator World | November 1, 2020

Singapore Hitachi to Supply 300 Elevators to HDB Hitachi Elevator Asia has won a contract to supply 300 elevators for residential buildings in Singapore, the company announced in September. The deal, reported by Benzinga, is the latest large contract the company has received from the Housing & Development Board (HDB). The company was awarded another…

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Large metro orders join completions of factory and tower.

Large metro orders join completions of factory and tower.

By Elevator World | October 1, 2020

Metro Jobs for KONE Jinan Metro Line R2: 107 Escalators KONE will deliver 107 escalators to the first phase of the Metro Line R2 in Jinan, the company announced in July. Jinan, the capital of eastern China’s Shandong province, has traditionally been a major bus transportation hub, but the city opened its first metro line…

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Singapore Towers to Be World’s Tallest Modular Buildings

By Elevator World | September 1, 2020

A two-tower residential project planned for a site on the western edge of Singapore’s urban core will be notable as the world’s tallest modular-constructed buildings, Architectural Digest reported in July. The 56-story towers, known as Avenue South Residences, will be built with a process called prefabricated, prefinished volumetric construction (PPVC). Semi-finished apartment modules will be…

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Pair of Towers to Add to Lively Tokyo Scene

By Elevator World | September 1, 2020

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government approved a US$1.15-billion project that aims to bring a pair of 54-story residential towers to the Kachidoki and Toyomicho district on Tokyo Bay, Japan Property Central reported in July. Providing nearly 2,100 apartments, the towers promise to add to an already-lively high-rise residential scene with multiple towers offering more than 17,000…

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Contracts let for New Delhi, Hyderabad.

By Elevator World | September 1, 2020

96 thyssenkrupp Units for India’s Largest Convention Center Fifty-three elevators, 39 escalators and four moving walks will be provided by thyssenkrupp Elevator India to the India International Convention & Expo Centre (IICC), to be the country’s largest convention and exhibition space upon its completion in mid-2021, India Education Diary reported in July. IICC is being…

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Contracts and tall plans for Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Shanghai

By Elevator World | September 1, 2020

Hitachi Supplying 300-Plus Units for Metros Hitachi Elevator (China) Co., Ltd. won bids to supply more than 300 units of vertical-transportation (VT) equipment for two metro expansions, the company announced in June. In the first contract, the company will supply 152 escalators and an unspecified number of elevators for the first phase of Guangzhou Metro…

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Major industry equipment contracts and construction updates from around the country

By Elevator World | August 1, 2020

Contracts for Otis Nearly 300 Units for Metro Systems Otis Elevator Co. (China) Ltd. won contracts to provide 207 escalators and six moving walks to Chongqing Metro Line 9 and 85 escalators to the first metro line in Nantong, the company announced in June. In Chongqing, Line 9 will pass through five urban districts covering…

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KONE to Supply 77 Escalators for Nanchang Metro

By Elevator World | July 1, 2020

KONE has won a contract to deliver 77 escalators to Metro Line 3 in Nanchang, the capital and largest city of Jiangxi Province in southeastern China, the company announced in April. Nanchang metro already has two lines in service and two under construction, with a fifth line planned. Line 3 will be 28.5 km long,…

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Updates on work from Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur

By Elevator World | July 1, 2020

Hitachi Wins 300-Elevator Order for Singapore’s HDB Hitachi Elevator Asia Pte. Ltd. has won a long-term contract to supply, deliver and install 300 elevators for the Housing & Development Board (HDB) of the Republic of Singapore, the largest-ever order for Hitachi in the country. Observing that more than 80% of Singapore’s population lives in HDB…

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Activity in Nanjing and Shanghai, and efforts to lessen the possibility of coronavirus transmission

By Elevator World | June 1, 2020

KONE to Supply 36 Elevators for Nanjing Supertall KONE has won an order to provide 36 elevators featuring its UltraRope® carbon-fiber ropes for a supertall development in Nanjing, the company announced in April. The 416.6-m-tall tower, being developed by Nanjing Financial City Construction and Development Co., Ltd., will be the tallest of five high-rise buildings…

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