Elevator

thyssenkrupp Elevator releases long-term carbon targets, which includes cutting greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2040

Friday, June 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

ATLANTA, June 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- thyssenkrupp Elevator has released its long-term carbon targets as it continues its mission to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) moving forward.

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  • ATLANTA, June 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- thyssenkrupp Elevator has released its long-term carbon targets as it continues its mission to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) moving forward.
  • By 2030, thyssenkrupp Elevator is targeting a carbon footprint reduction of 25%, and by 2040, thyssenkrupp Elevator is aiming to reduce its GHG emissions by 50%, based on its current carbon-footprint for Scope 1 and 2 emissions.
  • thyssenkrupp Elevator has firmly distinguished itself in the world of elevator sustainability by becoming the first elevator company to retrofit existing elevators to achieve net-zero energy.
  • Last summer, thyssenkrupp Elevator announced it would pursue LEED v4 certification for its new elevator test tower being built at The Battery Atlanta.

First Ever Solar Powered Air Driven Elevator

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 1:32pm

MIAMI, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators LLC., PVE, has announced the world's first ever solar powered, air driven, home elevator.Powered by the most abundant resource in the world, AIR, PVE home elevators can now be electrically operated by the most abundant energy source in our solar system, the Sun, providing an innovative, sustainable solution for mobility challenges.

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  • MIAMI, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators LLC., PVE, has announced the world's first ever solar powered, air driven, home elevator.Powered by the most abundant resource in the world, AIR, PVE home elevators can now be electrically operated by the most abundant energy source in our solar system, the Sun, providing an innovative, sustainable solution for mobility challenges.
  • Available worldwide, the solar powered home elevator by PVE is a low-energy consumption, eco-friendly system that can be installed anywhere.
  • Elevate your standard of living with a PVE solar powered home elevator and experience for yourself the most sustainable, eco-friendly home elevator in the world!
  • For more information on our solar elevator, please visit: https://www.vacuumelevators.com/first-ever-solar-powered-air-driven-home...
    About Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators LLC:Founded in 2002, Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators LLC is the sole designer and manufacturer of air-driven elevators worldwide.

Perdue is Hosting a Hiring Event to Fill Multiple Production Positions for Their St. Claire Shores Facility

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:31pm

Adheres to all safety requirements, including PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), preventing and reporting unsafe acts and conditions, Lockout-Tagout procedures, and Process Safety Management related matters.

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  • Adheres to all safety requirements, including PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), preventing and reporting unsafe acts and conditions, Lockout-Tagout procedures, and Process Safety Management related matters.
  • Must be able to stand/walk for continuous periods without leaving the work area.
  • Must be able to grasp, hold, and turn with hands and wrists continuously throughout shift.
  • Must be able to safely lift and carry 29-49 lbs., continuously and independently
    Must be able to safely lift and carry 50+ lbs.

KONE supporting children impacted by coronavirus pandemic

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 3:00pm

CHICAGO, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has launched a program supporting children in the U.S., Canada and Mexico during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • CHICAGO, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has launched a program supporting children in the U.S., Canada and Mexico during the coronavirus pandemic.
  • The program is part of a global KONE initiative targeting children's education and welfare.
  • "As the coronavirus pandemic sweeps through the world, children's lives have been upended," said Ken Schmid, executive vice president, KONE Americas.
  • In 2019, KONE had annual sales of EUR 10 billion, and at the end of the year approximately 60,000 employees.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Improved Gripping Accessory for Weightlifters (LST-1022)

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 5:00pm

The invention provides an improved grip when lifting free weights.

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  • The invention provides an improved grip when lifting free weights.
  • As a result, it enhances safety, comfort and control and it could provide a more effective weightlifting workout.
  • The invention features a versatile design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for weightlifting and fitness enthusiasts.
  • The original design was submitted to the Los Angeles sales office of InventHelp.

CIM Group Unveils Fifth + Tillery in East Austin – Creative Office Building Featuring Outdoor Walkways and Solar Power

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 4:00pm

CIM Group announced today that it is preparing to open Fifth + Tillery, a newly constructed three-story, approximately 182,700-square-foot creative office building with outdoor walk-up access located at 618 Tillery Street in East Austin.

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  • CIM Group announced today that it is preparing to open Fifth + Tillery, a newly constructed three-story, approximately 182,700-square-foot creative office building with outdoor walk-up access located at 618 Tillery Street in East Austin.
  • Fifth + Tillery offers the features that appeal to a host of businesses such as technology, service providers, design firms, and others.
  • All floors are accessible from outdoor walkways and staircases from the ground level parking, without having to traverse a central lobby or take an elevator.
  • CIM Group acquired Fifth + Tillery, partially under construction, in October 2019 along with 507 Calles Street and a warehouse/office building located at 1300 E. 5th Street.

NEII Announces 2020 Board of Directors

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 3:00pm

SPOTSYlVANIA, Va., May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The National Elevator Industry, Inc. (NEII), the premier trade association representing the global leaders in the building transportation industry, announced the election of its new Board of Directors and officers.

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  • SPOTSYlVANIA, Va., May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The National Elevator Industry, Inc. (NEII), the premier trade association representing the global leaders in the building transportation industry, announced the election of its new Board of Directors and officers.
  • The returning members of the NEII Board of Directors include:
    Sterrett Lloyd, Draka Elevator Products Lloyd currently holds the position of president at Draka Elevator Products where he directs the company's worldwide operations.
  • The NEII Board of Directors sets the strategic direction of the association to drive its mission to advance safety and innovation in the building transportation industry throughout North America.
  • "In my new role as president of the NEII Board of Directors, I look forward to continue building on our association's successes over the past few years," said Greg Ergenbright, president of NEII.

Do I Need a Traditional Office in the Post-COVID World?

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 1:35pm

The informative article lists several benefits of maintaining a traditional office, including a more structured environment, fewer distractions and simplified cyber security.

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  • The informative article lists several benefits of maintaining a traditional office, including a more structured environment, fewer distractions and simplified cyber security.
  • In conclusion, the author acknowledges that organizations must remain flexible with their office approach in the face of continued uncertainty.
  • Below are a few excerpts from the article, " Do I Need a Traditional Office in the Post-COVID World? "
  • "Chance discussions in the elevator can prove pivotal, and many employees thrive in the structured environment of a traditional office.

Global Aerial Working Platform Market Study 2020-2025: Insights, Competition and Forecast

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 1:00pm

DUBLIN, May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Aerial Working Platform (AWP) Market - Analysis By Product Type (Boom Lifts, Scissor Lifts, Vertical Mast Lifts, Others), End-User, By Region, By Country (2020 Edition): Market Insight, Competition Forecast (2020-2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Aerial Working Platform (AWP) Market - Analysis By Product Type (Boom Lifts, Scissor Lifts, Vertical Mast Lifts, Others), End-User, By Region, By Country (2020 Edition): Market Insight, Competition Forecast (2020-2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Based on End-User segment, Construction & Mining segment holds the major share in the aerial working platform market followed by Telecommunication and Transport & Logistics segment.
  • The report assesses the Aerial Working Platform market by End-user (Construction & Mining, Telecommunication, Transport & Logistics, Government Projects, Others).
  • The report presents the analysis of Aerial Working Platform market for the historical period of 2015-2019 and the forecast period of 2020-2025.

thyssenkrupp Elevator Selects CoreView’s SaaS Management Platform to Maximize the Value of its Microsoft 365 Environment

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 7:00am

CoreView , the only intelligent SaaS Management Platform (SMP), today announced that thyssenkrupp Elevator has selected its flagship solution to help optimize the organizations management of its Microsoft 365 (M365) environment.

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  • CoreView , the only intelligent SaaS Management Platform (SMP), today announced that thyssenkrupp Elevator has selected its flagship solution to help optimize the organizations management of its Microsoft 365 (M365) environment.
  • thyssenkrupp Elevator is one of the leading passenger transportation companies in the world with more than 50,000 employees operating within a decentralized IT environment.
  • thyssenkrupp Elevators IT environment will be harmonized in order to fulfill ever-changing market and customer needs.
  • CoreView combines actionable visibility with granular management capabilities in a single-pane interface to increase productivity of Microsoft 365 and other SaaS applications.