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KONE Corporation, press release, September
KONE Corporation, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has won an order to provide KONE elevators and escalators at Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetts, the United States.
The equipment will be installed as part of the expansion of the airport's Terminal E serving international passengers. Built in 1974, the terminal currently offers nonstop service to 56 international destinations. The expansion will add four gates.
"KONE is proud to collaborate with Massport on this important project," says Ken Schmid, Executive Vice President, KONE Americas. "Seamless and safe people flow is essential at today's airports. Reliable, dependable KONE elevators, escalators and moving walkways help prevent bottlenecks and keep traffic moving."
KONE solutions to be installed at Logan include 17 KONE elevators and 12 KONE escalators. The project has a phased opening with the final units expected to be complete in mid-2022.
Architectural services for the facility, which is owned by Massport, the Massachusetts Port Authority, are provided by AECOM. Suffolk Construction is the general contractor.
KONE booked the order in the first quarter of 2020.
For further information, please contact:
Hanna Rutanen, Director, External Communications, KONE Corporation, tel. +358 41 507 1361, email@example.com
Previous press releases are available at https://www.kone.com/en/news-and-insights/releases/ including:
March 4, 2020: KONE wins order for Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort in Cherokee, North Carolina
February 13, 2019: KONE to equip Vancouver office tower with energy-efficient elevators
January 18, 2019: KONE wins modernization order for Mexico City's iconic Arcos Bosques Torre I
June 20, 2018: KONE wins order for mixed-use project in heart of Nashville, Tennessee
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 2019, KONE had annual sales of EUR 10 billion, and at the end of the year approximately 60,000 employees. KONE class B shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. in Finland.