TIANJIN, China, Oct. 11, 2016 — The new Panyu Modern Information Services Base in Guangzhou, south China, will be served by 62 Otis elevators and escalators, including 14 Otis SkyRise® elevators and 10 energy-efficient Otis Gen2® elevators. Otis, the world’s leading provider of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways, is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
With a total floor area of 330,000 square meters, Panyu Modern Information Services Base will feature three towers, the tallest rising to more than 200 meters. It will provide office and residential space, a conference center, shopping arcades and entertainment facilities. The complex is designed to attract leading information services companies.
Designed for high-rise buildings and skyscrapers, the Otis SkyRise® elevator offers a rise of up to 600 meters with single-deck, double-deck and super double-deck configurations. A number of China’s new urban landmarks, including Shenzhen Ping’an Financial Center, Tianjin Chow Tai Fook Center and Chengdu Yintai Center, have chosen Otis SkyRise® elevators.
“Otis’ involvement in the Guangzhou Panyu Modern Information Services Base project highlights the reliability of our Otis products, the quality of our time-tested consulting expertise and our service excellence,” said Luis Molina, president, Otis Elevator (China) Investment Co., Ltd. “With more than 160 years of industry experience and a strong track record supporting iconic buildings in China, Otis is the choice of many prestigious high-rise buildings here and around the world.”
The elevators will be provided by Otis Elevator (China) Co. Ltd, a local Otis operating entity. For more information, visit www.otisworldwide.com.
Otis is the world’s leading manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, 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. Otis is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. For more information, visit www.otis.com.