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Kone wins order for WOW Hotel Apartments Tower in Dubai

Kone Corporation has won the order to supply 23 elevators for the WOW Hotel and Hotel Apartments development in Dubai

WOW Hotel and Hotel Apartments development in Dubai.
WOW Hotel and Hotel Apartments development in Dubai.

Kone Corporation has won the order to supply 23 elevators for the WOW Hotel and Hotel Apartments development in Dubai.

Located in Business Bay, Kone will provide the 76-floor, 323m-high tower with 16 KONEMiniSpace and seven KONEMonoSpace elevators.

The company will also deliver two loading bay area elevators and three disabled access platform elevators.

 

The project is designed by Aedas Architects Ltd and will be developed by WOW investment Ltd, according to a company statement.

The order was booked in the third quarter of 2017 and is expected to be completed in 2020.

Pierre Liautaud, executive vice president for Kone South Europe, Middle East and Africa, said: “The supply of hotel rooms and hotel apartments in Dubai is expected to reach 134,000 by the end of 2018.

“We’re excited to be part of the city’s growing hospitality sector and look forward to providing premium travel experience with our equipment to the people visiting and working at the development.”

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