Press Releases

Mar 18, 2015 17:32 SGT KONE ​KONE acquired Express Elevators Ltd (Express), a British company that specialises in the maintenance, repair, modernization and installation of elevators. Express is based in Yorkshire and located in close proximity to KONE's regional offices in Keighley. The company currently has over 2000 elevators in service and employs approximately one hundred people,

KONE wins order for Sengkang General and Community Hospitals in Singapore

Mar 17, 2015 14:00 SGT KONE KONE has won an order to supply elevators and escalators to Sengkang General and Community Hospitals. Upon its completion, the 1,400-bed integrated hospital development will bring holistic, multi-disciplinary and patient-centric care to meet the healthcare needs of the residents in northeast Singapore.

KONE poised for growth in East Malaysia with new Sabah office

Jan 23, 2015 09:00 SGT KONE ​KONE recently opened a new branch office in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. This latest investment in Malaysia is to enhance the service level to its existing customer’s base and poises itself for growth in the East Malaysia.

KONE wins a fourth consecutive Oasis-class cruise ship order

Jan 22, 2015 11:35 SGT KONE KONE will equip Royal Caribbean Cruise Line's latest luxury cruise ship, Oasis 4. The new ship will be a sister vessel of the world's largest cruise vessel Oasis 3, with 42 elevators and two escalators. This is the fourth consecutive Oasis-class order for KONE.

KONE is the first elevator company to announce the best A-class certification for its customer references according to the new ISO energy efficiency standard

Dec 22, 2014 09:00 SGT KONE ​KONE, an innovative leader in the elevator and escalator industry, is the first company to announce the A-class energy efficiency certification according to ISO 25745-2 for its volume elevators, according to the final draft of the standard (ISO/FDIS 25745-2: 2014). ISO 25745-2 is a new global standard for the energy calculation and classification of elevators to be published in early 2015

KONE Park in Kunshan receives prestigious LEED Gold certification for green buildings

Nov 25, 2014 11:49 SGT KONE ​KONE has been granted LEED Gold certification for KONE Park, a manufacturing and R&D site in Kunshan, China. LEED certification is a highly respected rating system that provides third-party verification of green buildings. KONE Park earned LEED Gold certification by excelling in many of the LEED categories for green buildings, scoring full points in both water efficiency and innovation & design.

DSM Singapore takes home a prestigious win at the Singapore Sustainability Awards

Oct 15, 2014 14:45 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations DSM Singapore has won the Singapore Sustainability Awards, an initiative of the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) under the prestigious Sustainable Business Award category. DSM Singapore has been recognized for efforts in creating shared value for customers, employees, society and shareholders.

KONE received Green Label Certification from Singapore Green Building Council

Oct 02, 2014 11:48 SGT KONE ​KONE was the first elevator company to receive the Green Label certification by Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC) for KONE N MiniSpace™ and KONE N MonoSpace® elevators. Through this certification, KONE’s elevators are recommended for Green Mark certified green buildings.

HAUS Furnishing Featured on @ Home Magazine Issue 10

Oct 01, 2014 17:55 SGT HAUS Furnishing™ - Alfresco Indoor Outdoor Furniture Singapore HAUS Furnishing is privileged to be featured in the 10th Issue of @Home Magazine, one of the leading home décor and furnishing magazines in Singapore. The article features one of the best product line of HAUS Furnishing, Stainless Steel Teak or most commonly known as "S2 Teak".

KONE named one of the world's most innovative companies by Forbes

Aug 22, 2014 11:45 SGT KONE ​KONE has been ranked 42nd out of the top 100 most innovative companies in the world by the well-known business magazine Forbes. Out of all European companies listed this year, KONE was ranked an impressive sixth. KONE is the only elevator and escalator company featured on Forbes' list this year.