New Delhi: OTIS Elevator Company (India) Limited has announced that it has been awarded the escalator contract for the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). Otis has been contracted to supply and install 222 units of the of escalators (520NPE-L model) for phase III of the Delhi Metro project. OTIS is a unit of United Technologies Corpopration.
Patrick Blethon, President, OTIS Pacific Asia Area said, “We are delighted with the Delhi Metro Rail win. Our experience with the Taipei Metro System, Shanghai Metro Line 6, Singapore East-West metro line, Tianjin Subway, Beijing South Railway station etc. will all help in delivering the best solutions for this prestigious project. This win reaffirms our position as a major vertical transportation supplier to Metro systems in Asia and around the world.”
Sebi Joseph, Managing Director, OTIS India said, “The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation win is a proud moment for us. This win re-affirms our position as a key solutions provider for elevators and escalators in the infrastructure segment. This back to back win in the infrastructure segment ensures that OTIS is a strong driver that keeps the heart of urban life beating”.
The environment friendly 520 NPE-L escalators caters to public transportation and heavy traffic demands by offering exceptional safety, solid reliability and service friendly design. The control panel allows for monitoring of actual working conditions while interfaces allow for remote monitoring and control, therefore providing for safer operation.
OTIS Elevator Company (India) Limited recently announced its partnership with L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited (LTMRHL) to provide 670 units for the Hyderabad Metro Rail Project