The latest breaking news, comment and features from The Independent. “This contribution is an example of how United Technologies supports vibrant communities and encourages growth and vitality where our employees live, work and raise families.”. Last updated: 03/2017, More about Copyright and other Restrictions. When completed, the Museum will cover approximately 380,000 square feet and is expected to welcome millions of visitors each year. As the primary vehicle for transporting visitors, the new Otis NCE escalator units will help the museum achieve its goal of becoming the first “green” building and the first LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) museum on the National Mall. International shipment of items may be subject to customs processing and additional charges. Title from banner (YPNI weekly, viewed on Aug. 13, 2009). View cart for details. Please enter 5 or 9 numbers for the ZIP Code. Select PayPal Credit at checkout to have the option to pay over time. Follow He worked hard and enjoyed what he did. Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 or use the U.S. Condition:--not specified. Goldin Finance 117 is expected to take the honor of being the tallest building in the whole North China region. The Gen2 Switch™ elevator will be available globally through Otis operating units in a phased roll-out in developed and emerging markets, including: Europe, India, South East Asia, and Central and South America. “We are proud to support the Smithsonian in celebrating African American life, art, history and culture by contributing to a world-class visitor experience,” said United Technologies Chairman and CEO Louis Chênevert. In addition, Otis is also working on its elevator-as-a-service business model through the OtisOne program, which has been fully rolled out in China but still is coming to the United States and Europe. Otis joined the 8th Air Force and became a tail gunner in a B-17 flying fortress. “It is exciting for us to take on another project of such magnitude here in China and it will be the largest single contract for a commercial building for Otis,” said Tom Vining, president of Otis China Area. (June 3, 2013) – Otis Elevator Company today announced its latest success in the China marketplace with the award of the Goldin Finance 117 contract in China’s northern metropolis of Tianjin. The acquisition price was not disclosed publicly. Qualifying purchases could enjoy No Interest if paid in full in 6 months on purchases of $99 or more. "IEI and Lucky have been Otis'' strategic partners for years. Available as: Unspecified Donate Norma passed away in 2003 and he lived alone until 2015 when he moved in with his grandson, Chris, and family in Monterey, CA. Much of Otis’ long-term potential will come from winning contracts in places like Delhi and maintaining their contracts in China. ), The Akron news-reporter. Colorado Weekly Otis independent appears as a supplement inside The Akron news-reporter from Feb. 7, 1985- Description based on: Vol. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities external link and the Library of Congress. 83/1, Plot No. Citing Primary Sources. Otis NCE escalators use power monitoring sensors and other advanced technology to sharply reduce energy consumption when compared to conventional escalators. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors, and do not necessarily represent the views of DISCLOSURE: Scheduled for completion in 2015, it is now under construction on a five-acre tract on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., adjacent to the Washington Monument. IEI has operated in Colombia as an independent and exclusive Otis distributor since 1987 with headquarters in Bogota and operational branches in all the major cities – Medellin, Cali, Barranquilla and Cartagena – with presence in about a dozen other municipalities. Other offers may also be available. Once out of the service, they returned to the Texas panhandle and began their family. Otis always had a way with horses, but it was difficult to find ranch work in the area, so they moved out to California to raise their family. 30, no. This new installment in the central business district of Tianjin’s High-Tech Park will reach a prominent height of about 600 meters and 117 floors.