Category: Business

Thyssenkrupp board leans toward elevator sale as funding needs grow: sources

Christoph Steitz FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The majority of Thyssenkrupp’s (TKAG.DE) management board is leaning toward a sale of its 15 billion euro ($16.5 billion) elevator division, two people familiar with the matter said, citing the conglomerate’s weakened balance sheet. Binding bids for Thyssenkrupp’s most profitable business are due by Jan. 13 and will be followed
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Hitachi Elevator provides the elevators for the recently opened Leeza SOHO skyscraper in Beijing

BEIJING, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Leeza SOHO, located in Lize Financial Business District, a commercial area within Beijing’s Fengtai District, formally opened its doors for business on November 19, instantly becoming another landmark in Beijing. Hitachi Elevator provided all the vertical transportation solutions for the facility, including 16 units of 4-6m/s double cage elevators. The
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Hitachi Elevator again awarded Golden Wall Industry Benchmark Company of the Year

(4th) China Smart Manufacturing Annual Summit, organized by the 21st Century Business Herald, was held in Guangzhou, China, at which the results of the 2019 China Manufacturing Golden Great Wall Award were announced. Hitachi Elevator (China) Co., Ltd., together with Lenovo, Foxconn and Suning, won the China Manufacturing Golden Great Wall Award — Industry Benchmark
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KONE DX Class Elevators Take the Industry Into a New Era

The World’s First Elevator Series With Built-in Digital Connectivity as Standard HELSINKI, Finland, Nov. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, today introduces the world’s first digital elevator series. With built-in connectivity as standard, KONE DX Class elevators bring a new user experience to life through a combination
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