Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501 / “Hitachi”) today announced that Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd.(“Hitachi Building Systems”) and Hitachi Lift India Pvt. Ltd. (“Hitachi Lift India”) which is in charge of sales, installation and maintenance service for elevators and escalators in India have signed contract so supplying a total of 49 elevators and escalators units with Embassy Group for Embassy Manyata,which is the biggest office park including hotels and convention centre, to be constructed in Bengaluru.
In Embassy Manyata,two office blocks,two international-brand hotels and convention centre are to be newly constructed. The completion of all facilities is in FY2022.This time, Hitachi Building Systems and Hitachi Lift India will deliver22 elevators for office blocks,13 elevators in two hotels, and ten elevators and four escalators inconvention centre.
The site will facilitate comfortable passenger transportation by adoptinga destination floor reservation system which assigns an elevator immediately to passengers on registering destinations in the lobby and activates lighting to efficiently indicate the assigned elevator,and “Future Reference-Trajectory Control,”a group control system aiming to minimize waiting by predictingfuture travel needsfrom learned operation patterns.Moreover, the car designs of high-speed elevators are customized.
The new installation market for elevators and escalatorsin India exceeds 50,000 units per year, making it the world’s second largest market, with strong potential for continued steady growth. In January 2008, Hitachi established Hitachi Lift India and installed a large number of elevators and escalators for luxury apartments, hotels and office buildings, mainly in major cities such as Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Pune, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.
Moving forward, Hitachi and Hitachi Building Systemswillglobally supply safe, secure and comfortable elevators and escalatorsas well as services that help resolve customers’ various issues in urban spacestocontribute to a sustainable society.
Outline of Ordered Elevator Specifications
|Office Blocks||Passenger/Service Lift||105m/min||1,020 / 1,360/ 1,496 kg||22 units|
|Hotels||105 / 150 m/min||1,020 / 1,360 / 1,768 kg||13 units|
|Convention Centre||60/105 m/min||748 / 1,020 / 1,360 / 1,768kg||10 units|
Outline of Ordered Escalator Specifications
|Convention Centre||30m/min||4.5 – 6.5m||4units|
Outline of New Facilities of Embassy Manyata
|Embassy Group||Hebbal, Outer ring road, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India||
L1-13 upper floors, |
L1 – 13 upper floors, |
L1 – 15 upper floors, |