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Man In Life-Threatening Condition After Falling from Escalator in Toronto

By Elevator World | July 22, 2021

A man who fell from a mall escalator in downtown Toronto was in life-threatening condition, City News reported. Police were called to the scene around 4 p.m. on July 19 and paramedics transported the 25-year-old to the hospital. The man was on a central escalator, which is three-stories high, but it’s unclear from what height he fell.…

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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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Toronto Tower Proposal Gives Appearance of Bubble Wrap

Toronto Tower Proposal Gives Appearance of Bubble Wrap

By Elevator World | June 3, 2021

A new proposal for 55 Yonge Street in downtown Toronto’s financial district would create a new, 66-story tower that combines office, retail and apartments into a single, skinny package with a wrapper featuring an irregular grid of ovals-in-rectangles that stretches up the tower like a sophisticated bubble wrap, The Globe and Mail reported on May 21.…

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Multitower Project Pushed for Downtown Toronto

Multitower Project Pushed for Downtown Toronto

By Elevator World | April 15, 2021

A consortium of developers hopes to create a multitower, mixed-use project for a 16-acre rail corridor site in downtown Toronto, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat reported on April 9. Under the proposal, the master-planned community would be home to 3,500 residential units, an office tower and an elevated railway park. Developers CRAFT Development Group,…

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Structural Steel Assembly Rises with Toronto Tower

Structural Steel Assembly Rises With Toronto Tower

By Elevator World | April 9, 2021

A landmark office tower has begun rising at the intersection of Front and Simcoe streets in Toronto’s Financial District, Urban Toronto reported on April 5. The 46-story tower by Cadillac Fairview will stand out at its site, 160 Front Street West, showing off a design by AS+GG Architecture of Chicago working with Toronto-based B+H Architects and featuring…

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CECA Golf Tournament/Mini Tabletop Conference Planned

CECA Golf Tournament/Mini Tabletop Conference Planned

By Elevator World | March 31, 2021

The Canadian Elevator Contractors Association (CECA) plans to host a golf tournament/mini tabletop conference on September 14-16 at the Deerhurst Resort in Muskoka, which is approximately 2 h north of Toronto. CECA Executive Director Catharine Bothwell observes the venue features an abundance of outdoor space to allow for social distancing. CECA aims to open registration…

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357 King West Quickly Rising in Toronto

357 King West Quickly Rising in Toronto

By Elevator World | March 31, 2021

Construction of a 42-story, 148-m-tall condominium tower at 357 King West in Toronto has seen significant progress since work began in late 2018, Urban Toronto reported in March. Below-grade work has been completed, and the building has begun its ascent at the southwest corner of King Street West and Blue Jays Way. Designed by BDP Quadrangle, the…

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