KONE Corporation, press release, May 19, 2016
KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, will equip the two Sopodel Office Tower + Lifestyle buildings under construction in Jakarta's prestigious business district with 41 elevators and escalators.
Built upon 1.7 hectares of land, the twin-towered office and hotel development is situated in a prime location within SCBD Mega Kuningan in Central Jakarta, Indonesia. Developed by PT. Toba Pengembang Sejahtra, Sopodel Office Tower + Lifestyle will be a Grade-A Platinum-rated Green Building property once completed in 2017.
KONE will deliver 26 energy-efficient KONE MiniSpace(TM) elevators, nine KONE MonoSpace® machine room-less elevators, six KONE TravelMaster(TM) escalators, and the KONE Hybrid Destination Control System (DCS) to the two towers. In addition, all equipment will be linked using the KONE E-Link(TM) remote monitoring solution. KONE E-Link(TM) provides real-time equipment performance status updates and facilitates rapid resolution deployment to ensure operational quality.
"We are honoured and excited to have been selected by PT. Toba Pengembang Sejahtra for this project in Jakarta's prestigious business district," says Neeraj Sharma, Executive Vice President for KONE Asia-Pacific. "With our energy efficient equipment, KONE is playing a part in enabling effective people flow for the development."
The order was booked in the first quarter of 2016.
Previous press releases on KONE's orders are available at www.kone.com/press including:
March 16, 2016: KONE wins order for Australia 108 luxury apartment building in Melbourne
August 5, 2015: KONE wins order for Sky Park, a mixed development in Cyberjaya, the "Silicon Valley of Malaysia"
April 14, 2014: KONE wins an order for a multiuse complex District 8 in Jakarta's financial center in Indonesia
For further information, please contact:
Liisa Kivelä, Director, Communications, KONE Corporation, tel. +358 204 75 4330. firstname.lastname@example.org
At KONE, our mission is to improve the flow of urban life. As a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, KONE provides elevators, escalators and automatic building doors, as well as solutions for maintenance and modernization to add value to buildings throughout their life cycle. Through more effective People Flow®, we make people's journeys safe, convenient and reliable, in taller, smarter buildings. In 2015, KONE had annual net sales of EUR 8.6 billion, and at the end of the year close to 50,000 employees. KONE class B shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. in Finland.