TOSHIBA ELEVATOR AND BUILDING SYSTEMS CORPORATION

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Toshiba Johnson Elevators (India) Pvt. Ltd. wins order for 128 elevators for prestigious Surat Diamond Bourse in Surat

Surat, India, June 04, 2019 - Toshiba Johnson Elevators (India) Pvt. Ltd. (TJEI) today announced winning its largest order till date in India for 128 elevators in Surat Diamond Bourse (SDB). The scope of work entails supply, installation and maintenance of the 128 elevator units. The Surat Diamond Bourse, with a total built-up area of 620,000 square metres, will become the single largest office building in the world, consisting of 4,500 offices.

Mr. Junichi Kyushima, Managing Director, Toshiba Johnson Elevators (India) Pvt. Ltd. said, "Utilizing the comprehensive technological infrastructure developed by Toshiba Corporation over 140 years of history, TJEI has established itself as one of the leading players sought for the most prestigious projects. For the 15-storey world's single largest office building designed to complement the diamond industry of Surat, enabling safe and easy navigation for large volumes of people are of prime importance. TJEI will provide state-of-the-art technology represented by safe, secure, and comfortable elevators, to support economic growth and enhance users' satisfaction."

The complex is expected to witness footfall upwards of 65,000 people daily. To ensure efficient people traffic management, Toshiba will install 128 high-tech world class premium elevators for Surat Diamond Bourse with 12-car group control system. All the elevators come with 'Destination Control Systems' for seamless traffic handling. Elevator Monitoring System is also one of the premium features being supplied by Toshiba along with interface provisions for access control, live TV, CCTV etc. These special features equipped with Toshiba's ultra-safety standards make Toshiba Elevators the perfect choice for this ultra-premium building that shall enhance the brand value of SDB in terms of quality, safety and reliability.

"With our goal to provide one-stop solutions to all elevator requirements, TJEI will continue to contribute to India's economic growth by providing wide range of elevators in the commercial segment", Mr. Kyushima added.

About Toshiba Johnson Elevators (India) Private Limited (TJEI)

Toshiba Johnson Elevators (India) Pvt. Ltd. (TJEI), a joint venture of Toshiba Elevator and Building Systems Corporation and Johnson Lifts Pvt. Ltd., provides world class, energy efficient and safe vertical transportation systems in the Indian elevator & escalator market utilizing the comprehensive technological infrastructure developed by Toshiba Corporation over 140 years of history. To find out more about TJEI, visit

http://toshibaelevators.in/index.aspx

2019-06-05

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