Project of the Year

EW Announces 2024 Project of the Year Winners

ELEVATOR WORLD proudly announces the 2024 Project of the Year winners. Expert teams in Canada, the U.S., the U.K., Singapore and the Middle East emerged victorious by successfully completing challenging,...

Voted World’s Best Airport, Singapore Changi Airport Opens T2

Voted the World’s Best Airport in the 2023 Skytrax Airport Awards, Singapore’s Changi Airport has fully reopened Terminal 2 (T2) following a 3.5 year, 21,000-m2 expansion, CNN reports. Like other...

In Memoriam: Viktor Konstantinovich Khristich

Longtime ELEVATOR WORLD Russia Correspondent Viktor Konstantinovich Khristich passed away at age 78 on October 24 after a long illness. His colleague, friend and fellow EW Russia Correspondent Yury Kireev...

EW Project of the Year 2024 Open

ELEVATOR WORLD is accepting submissions for its 2024 Project of the Year Awards until September 30. The contest recognizes excellence in vertical, horizontal and inclined transportation. Winners in each of...

Dr. Pixley Ka-Isaka Seme Memorial Hospital Rooftop Lift

Doppler presents its rooftop elevator custom-designed for patient safety in harsh elements. Special-Purpose Lifts - KwaMashu, South Africa submitted by Doppler When transporting a patient, a helicopter air ambulance’s flexibility...

North Rosedale

Custom elevator maintains area’s heritage while providing accessibility and a scenic view. Toronto, Canada - Private-Residence Elevators submitted by UT Elevator NA Inc.  The prestigious North Rosedale Heritage district located...

U.S. Senate Handicap Accessibility Lifts

Custom lift specialist fine-tunes an innovative system serving top lawmakers.  Platform Lifts & Stairway Chairlifts - Washington, D.C. submitted by John C. Linsley,Gillespie Corp. Introduction Twelve years ago, Gillespie Corp....

Following Nature’s Path

Minnesota-based Hill Hiker conceives and realizes innovative lift system from home to shore.  Inclined Elevators - Panora, Iowa submitted by Bill MacLachlan,Hill Hiker, Inc. Hill Hiker, Inc., a Minnesota-based company,...

Port of Algeciras

Supply and installation of two moving walks in the lateral boarding tunnel of the ship terminal  Moving Walks - Algeciras, Spain submitted by Helena Calado,TK Elevator Analysis of the Previous...

First National Center

Escalator modernization breathes new life into 90-year-old building. Escalators, Modernization - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma submitted by Elise King, KONE Inc. Overview A comprehensive restoration of a historically significant building —...