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Experts: COVID-19, Climate Change to Impact Tower Design

Experts: COVID-19, Climate Change to Impact Tower Design

By Elevator World | September 15, 2021

Just as the September 11, 2001, attack on the World Trade Center in NYC prompted significant changes in skyscraper design, the COVID-19 pandemic of the past couple of years and ongoing concerns about climate change are likely to have an impact on new tall buildings over the next 20 years, experts told Dezeen in a recent article.…

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9/11 Prompted Design of OEO Elevators in Charlotte

9/11 Prompted Design of OEO Elevators in Charlotte

By Elevator World | September 14, 2021

The Bank of America Tower at Legacy Union in Charlotte, North Carolina, features elevators that emerged within the 20 years since the 9/11 attacks: re-engineered lifts that help evacuate people in fire emergencies, WCNC reported on September 10. The 33-story building, which opened in 2019, was built with Schindler’s Occupant Evacuation Operation (OEO) elevators. These units feature…

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CTBUH Study Finds 84% Of Tall Buildings Have Been Constructed After 9/11

CTBUH Study Finds 84% Of Tall Buildings Have Been Constructed After 9/11

By Elevator World | September 13, 2021

CTBUH released its latest study, The Global Impact of 9/11 on Tall Buildings, as part of the “Tall Buildings in Numbers” series, the company announced in a press release. The study reveals that 84% of buildings 200 m or taller were built after 2001. The study also finds that 86 of the 100 current tallest buildings in the…

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