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TKE Canada Opens Toronto South Branch

By Elevator World | June 11, 2021

TK Elevator (TKE) Canada has opened a new branch in Toronto South, the company announced in June. The branch, which will provide a range of vertical-transportation (VT) services, will represent the company’s 29th location in Canada. Located in Toronto’s Scarborough neighborhood, the branch includes more than 90 employees. The office is situated near the company’s International Technical…

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TKE Joins Global Net-Zero Emission Effort

TKE Joins Global Net-Zero Emission Effort

By Elevator World | June 3, 2021

TKE is among companies committed to the Business Ambition for 1.5˚ campaign, led by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) in partnership with the U.N. Global Compact and the We Mean Business Coalition in an “urgent call-to-action for companies to ensure their (CO2) emissions will match with the 1.5˚ goal,” the OEM announced on May…

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TKE Expands Canadian Presence with trio of Acquisitions

By Elevator World | June 1, 2021

TKE expanded its reach in Canada with the acquisition of three Ontario companies specializing in elevator modernization, service and repair: Bay Elevator Ltd. of North Bay, Direct Elevator Service Ltd. of Barrie and True Canadian Elevator Maintenance Co. of Etobicoke, the company announced on May 26. The move brings more than 100 new employees to…

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Vancouver House Lands Top CTBUH Award and More

Vancouver House Lands Top CTBUH Award and More

By Elevator World | May 24, 2021

Vancouver House, a 49-story residential tower in Vancouver, Canada, boasting TKE elevators that tie those at Calgary’s Telus Sky for fastest in western Canada at 1,600 ft/min, received the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) Best Tall Building Worldwide Award at the CTBUH 2021 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference held virtually on May…

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TKE Acquires Albany Elevator in New York’s Capital Region

By Elevator World | May 4, 2021

TKE has acquired Albany Elevator, a leading provider of modernization, maintenance, repair and installation services in the Albany, New York Capital Region for the past 21 years, the company announced on May 3. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Lift Business Advisors facilitated the transaction on behalf of Albany Elevator. The acquisition gives TKE a strong…

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TKE Brings First North American EV Service Vehicle Online

TKE Brings First North American EV Service Vehicle Online

By Elevator World | April 27, 2021

TKE, in an event marking Earth Day 2022, has brought into service its first North American electric vehicle (EV) fleet car, the company announced on April 22. The Los Angeles-based vehicle is a Chevy Bolt being driven by TKE service technician Craig Johnson. He will be joined by more technicians as TKE continues to transition…

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TKE Uses MAX to Gauge COVID-19 Elevator Trends in U.S.

TKE Uses MAX to Gauge COVID-19 Elevator Trends in U.S.

By Elevator World | April 16, 2021

Using its cloud- and Internet of Things-based digital platform  MAX, TKE introduced TK Elevator Index Powered by MAX — a monthly indicator of elevator activity across the U.S. — in April. MAX is connected to more than 85,000 elevators throughout the country. Prior to the pandemic, there were approximately 14 million daily elevator trips on…

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Mainland high-rise news includes contracts let

Mainland high-rise news includes contracts let

By Elevator World | April 1, 2021

Tall residential buildings planned, and timber being used in high rises. High-Rise Residences Multiply in Moscow Low interest rates, government-backed cheap mortgages and lockdown exemptions for construction companies are fueling a high-rise residential construction boom in Moscow, The Moscow Times reported in February. Citing data from Capital Group, the source observed more residential units in…

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Acquisition, hiring and certification

By Elevator World | April 1, 2021

TKE thyssenkrupp Elevator Now TK Elevator With Global Brand TKE thyssenkrupp Elevator is now TK Elevator with global brand TKE, the company announced in February. The new name and logo follows the company’s becoming a standalone entity following its purchase by a consortium of Advent, Cinven and RAG AG in February 2020 (ELEVATOR WORLD, April…

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TKE VT Maintenance Contract at New Airport in Berlin

TKE VT Maintenance Contract at New Airport in Berlin

By Elevator World | March 26, 2021

TKE said its experience and advanced technologies helped it secure a vertical-transportation (VT) maintenance contract at Berlin Brandenburg Willy Brandt Airport (BER) that covers approximately 200 systems from various manufacturers. Announced on March 25, the contract consists of servicing 48 escalators and 147 elevators at BER, which began operations in October 2020. TKE CEO Peter…

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