TIANJIN, China, Sep 28, 2015—–Otis Elevator China Co., Ltd. (“Otis China”) has entered into an agreement with Fujia Group to supply 35 Skyrise™ elevators and four escalators to the Fujia International Financial Centre (Shenyang IFC) in North China to serve its expected 20,000 daily visitors. A world-class financial services complex, Shenyang IFC is located in the Golden Corridor, the central business district of Shenyang. Upon completion in 2016, the project comprising of three skyscrapers, the tallest of which will be 178 meters, will serve as a hub for major financial companies.
The emergence of high-rise buildings across China generates demand for high-speed elevators to efficiently transport people inside buildings. Otis SkyriseTM elevators offer a rise of up to 600 meters with single-deck, double-deck and super double-deck configurations. Skyrise elevators are especially designed for high-rise buildings and skyscrapers. A number of China’s new urban landmarks, including Shenzhen Ping’an Financial Center, Tianjin Chow Tai Fook Center and Chengdu Yintai Center will install the Otis Skyrise elevators.
“Our participation in the prestigious Shenyang IFC project is a testament to Otis’ proven high-rise elevator technologies,” said Tony Black, president, Otis Elevator (China) Investment Co. Ltd (OCL). “The project award also underscores strong customer endorsement of our service support, which plays a critical role in ensuring sound elevator and passenger safety. We are pleased to support the Shenyang Fujia International Finance Centre, which will become a new landmark in Shenyang.”
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Otis is the world’s largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products for buildings, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. Founded more than 160 years ago by the inventor of the safety elevator, Otis offers products and services through its companies in more than 200 countries and territories, and maintains more than 1.9 million elevators and escalators worldwide.
Otis is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. Otis China is part of the Otis Elevator worldwide group of companies.For more information, visit www.otis.com.