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Jan 20, 2015, 08:00 ET KONE Wins Elevator World 2015 "Project of the Year" Award for Airport Escalator Modernization

 KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, was recently recognized with top honors in Elevator World magazine's "Project of...


Jan 06, 2015, 09:00 ET KONE Wins Order for Fifth + Columbia

KONE Inc., a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has won an order to provide 19 gearless traction elevators at Fifth + Columbia,...


Nov 03, 2014, 13:30 ET KONE appoints Danilo Elez senior vice president, services business, for the Americas

 KONE Inc. has appointed Danilo Elez as senior vice president of the services business for the Americas as of Monday, Nov. 3. Elez will report...


Nov 25, 2013, 09:00 ET Eco-Efficient KONE Escalator Honored with Top Innovation Award

KONE Inc. today announced its eco-efficient TransitMaster™120 Escalator has won an Architectural Products Product Innovation Award (PIA)....


Nov 20, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE Launches Intuitive Touchscreen Operating Panel for Destination Control Systems

KONE Inc. today announced the launch of an innovative destination operating panel (DOP) for its KONE Polaris™ Destination Control System. The...


Nov 05, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE to Provide Efficient Mid-Rise Elevators for Santa Clara Courthouse Project

 KONE Inc. today announced a contract with Hensel Phelps – one of the largest general contractors in the United States – to...


Nov 01, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE Expands Los Angeles Presence with Acquisition of Elevator Dynamics, Inc.

 KONE Inc. announced today the acquisition of Elevator Dynamics, Inc. (EDI), an independently-owned elevator maintenance, repair and...


Oct 24, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE Ranked as Industry Leader in Carbon Disclosure Project for Fourth Straight Year

KONE Inc. today announced it received a score of 98 out of 100 in the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) reporting, which is the highest score since...


Oct 18, 2013, 09:44 ET KONE Wins Large Contract for Texas A&M Kyle Field Stadium Renovation

 KONE Inc. today announced that it will supply dozens of eco-efficient elevators and escalators for the renovation of Kyle Field Stadium in...


Sep 03, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE solidifies position in the Denver market through the acquisition of Advanced Elevator

KONE has acquired Advanced Elevator Corporation, an independent elevator company with a reputation for delivering great customer service in the...


May 01, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE adds market share in Alabama through the acquisition of EMR, Inc.

 KONE Inc. has acquired the assets of Elevator Maintenance & Repair, Inc. (EMR) based in Prattville, Ala. This acquisition provides...


Mar 21, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE to deliver eco-efficient elevators and escalators to new hospital complex in Montreal

KONE has been awarded a contract by Construction Sante Montreal, a Laing O'Rourke and OHL Canadian Joint Venture, to install a total of 77...


Feb 28, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE Wins Contract to Modernize Washington, D.C. Metro Escalators

KONE Inc. has been awarded a contract by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) to replace 128 escalators at 34 stations...


Feb 04, 2013, 09:00 ET KONE wins contract for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

KONE has been awarded the contract to modernize 29 escalators and moving sidewalks at the world's busiest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta...


Jan 31, 2013, 09:30 ET KONE and the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority (DRCFA) Celebrate Escalator Modernization Award

KONE Inc. today honored the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority (DRCFA), the governing body that manages and operates Cobo Center in...


Dec 03, 2012, 09:00 ET KONE strengthens market presence through the acquisition of Ascent Elevator in San Francisco

 KONE has acquired the San Francisco-based business of Ascent Elevator Services, Inc., an independent elevator company with a significant share...


Dec 03, 2012, 07:00 ET KONE ReVolution Elevator Modernization Wins Best Product Award from Architectural Record Magazine

KONE Inc. is proud to announce that its KONE ReVolution™ elevator modernization solution has been named one of the best new products of the...


Nov 12, 2012, 11:29 ET KONE Continues to Strengthen Environmental Leadership, Announces Latest Achievements at Greenbuild 2012

KONE Inc. is pleased to announce two new recognitions demonstrating the company's continuing commitment to environmental excellence in the elevator...


Nov 08, 2012, 09:00 ET KONE Escalator Solutions Win Top Innovation Award from Architectural Products Magazine

 KONE Inc. is pleased to announce that Architectural Products Magazine has awarded its 2012 Product Innovation Award to two of the company's...


Nov 02, 2012, 09:00 ET KONE ranked as one of the world's most innovative companies again

 For the second year running, KONE has been ranked among the top 50 most innovative companies in the world by the U.S.-based business magazine...


Oct 30, 2012, 11:30 ET KONE Recognized for Excellence in Execution and Customer Satisfaction

KONE Inc. is proud to announce it has been named a leader in supplier execution and customer satisfaction by Johnson Controls.  As part of...


Oct 02, 2012, 09:00 ET KONE elevators and escalators Selected for Marine Gateway project in Vancouver

KONE has won an order from Ledcor Construction and PCI Development to supply 33 elevators and escalators for the Marine Gateway mixed-use...


Aug 14, 2012, 09:59 ET KONE announces grand opening of the KONE Centre in Moline, Illinois

 KONE Inc. is pleased to announce that the new KONE Centre in Moline – which is expected to achieve LEED Gold status based on leading...


Aug 01, 2012, 11:16 ET KONE acquires Apex Elevator in Washington, D.C.

KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has acquired the business of Apex Elevator Corporation, an independent elevator...


May 02, 2012, 09:30 ET KONE acquires Eagle Elevator in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

KONE has acquired the business of Eagle Elevator Corporation, an independent elevator service company with a very strong reputation in the...