Moving Walk Accident in Thailand Results in Amputation of Woman’s Leg

A woman’s leg had to be partially amputated after it was trapped by a moving walk in Bangkok, Thailand’s Don Mueang Airport, AP News is among outlets to report. The...

Bangkok Escalator Mishap Prompts Look at Managing Commuters

Limiting the number of passengers entering crowded stations is among measures being considered by the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration after 28 people suffered minor injuries on August 20 when a passenger...

Otis Opens Southeast Asia Training Center in Bangkok

Otis announced on August 22 the opening of its new Southeast Asia training center for elevators and escalators in Bangkok. The center includes an area showcasing Otis Gen2® elevators, LinkTM...

Mitsubishi Contributes to Happiness Project Donation in Thailand

Shoichi Ogiwara, president of Thai-MC Co., Ltd., and Suntipong Buranakittayakorn, general manager, representative of Mitsubishi Elevator (Thailand) Co., Ltd., recently presented THB1.5 million (US$41,528) to the Dr. Thiam Chokwatana Foundation...

Schmersal Names Managing Director For Bangkok Subsidiary

The Schmersal Group has named Passara Hongwisat managing director of Schmersal Thailand Co. Ltd. in Bangkok. Born in Thailand, Hongwisat has 18 years' experience in sales and marketing for IT...

Updates on work from Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur

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...

New Heart; image courtesy of UNStudio

UNStudio Design Selected for Düsseldorf Mixed-Use Development

(l-r) Mills and Watts

CTBUH Announces Key Leadership Transition


NAEC Virtual Town Hall To Explore Economic Indicators

Stannah’s new factory in Andover, Hampshire; photo courtesy of Stannah

Developer Hands Over Stannah’s New Sustainable U.K. Factory

VOLTA; image courtesy of DAMAC Properties via Construction Week Middle East

DAMAC Properties Launches Fitness-Inspired Residential Development in Dubai