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Otis landing prestigious Willis Tower job leads a slew of news in the Windy City.

By Elevator World | July 1, 2018

Otis Chosen for Willis Tower Elevator Modernization Otis has been chosen by Equity Office to modernize the elevator system in Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower, which is undergoing a US$500-million makeover. The contract includes 83 elevators and 97 passenger cabs, which will be upgraded to SkyRise® units using the CompassPlusTM destination-management system. It also includes machine…

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Chicago remains hot, as Milwaukee and Denver get taller.

By Elevator World | June 1, 2018

Tribune Tower Project Adds Chicago’s Second Tallest The developers who are transforming Chicago’s iconic, neo-Gothic Tribune Tower into condominiums and retail space have unveiled plans to build a sleek metal-and-glass supertall just northeast that would be the city’s second-tallest structure, the Chicago Tribune reported in April. Standing 1,422 ft. (433.4 m), the skinny, tapering shaft…

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One Massive Development Becomes Two on Chicago Riverfront

By Elevator World | May 1, 2018

Riverline, a US$2-billion, multiple-tower residential development on 13 acres on the Chicago riverfront (ELEVATOR WORLD, May 2016) is now two separate projects — one called Riverline by Chicago’s CMK Cos. and the other yet to be named by Australia’s Lendlease, the Chicago Tribune reported. The developers, which had previously joined forces, will continue to use…

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U.S. headquarters established, and skyscrapers proliferate.

By Elevator World | April 1, 2018

“Iconic” Development Moves Forward One Chicago Square, a 76- and 49-story tower project in Chicago’s River North, described by developer JDL as “iconic,” moved forward in January with the Chicago Planning Commission unanimously voting in favor of a needed zoning change, Crain’s Chicago Business reported. JDL hopes to break ground before the end of the…

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Apartment Tower Opens in Chicago’s Gold Coast Neighborhood

By Elevator World | December 1, 2017

The Sinclair Apartments, a 390-unit, 35-story-tall luxury building incorporating a full-service grocery store at ground level, has opened at the northeast corner of Division and LaSalle streets in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood, Fifield Realty Corp. announced. Amenities are significant, including a deck with a pool, spa, cabanas, outdoor grilling area, gardens and dog run —…

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Studio Gang-Designed Apartment Tower Tops Out in Chicago

By Elevator World | November 1, 2017

Solstice on the Park, a 26-story apartment tower designed by Studio Gang in Chicago’s Hyde Park, topped out in late August, Curbed Chicago reported. The project took approximately a decade to come to fruition, ending up as a 250-unit structure with a 300-space parking garage that will be shared with a neighboring property. Its angled,…

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