For over a decade Elevator World has recognized projects from around the world that highlight innovative design, special applications or unique problem solving solutions in vertical, horizontal or inclined transportation. In order to be selected as the winner, each project is reviewed by a distinguished panel of industry specialists and judged on innovation, originality and creativity, as well as installation methods and techniques.
The Morgan Post Office sorting facility in
"We're very excited to be recognized for the work that we put into
projects such as the Morgan Post Office," said
The awards announcement comes at the close of a banner year that had KONE announcing the installation of the 200,000th Machine Room-Less elevator (MRL), as well as introducing the next generation Machine Room-Less, MonoSpace elevator. KONE's Machine Room-Less elevator consumes 70 percent less energy than a hydraulic drive and 40 percent less than a geared traction elevator drive, making it the most eco-efficient elevator in the market today.
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KONE is one of the world's leading elevator and escalator companies. It
provides customers with industry-leading elevators, escalators and innovative
solutions for maintenance and modernization. KONE also provides maintenance
services for automatic building doors. In 2007, KONE had annual net sales of