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September 2014

With Silverstein Properties’ announcement of the 4 World Trade Center’s (WTC) grand opening on November 13, 2013, no firm could have been prouder than Schindler. Following 9/11 and the winning of his company’s 99-year lease of the WTC site from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Larry A. Silverstein, founder and chairman of Silverstein Properties, vowed after the attack that his legacy will be the rebuilding of the site.

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Special Section: Cab Aesthetics and Design

Online Extras

In addition to selected U.S. patents, this month includes:

  • More photos, an infographic and quotes from the 4 WTC project
  • More photos from the WEE Expo and Elevator U events
  • Des DeSimone’s retirement party photo gallery
  • Videos on Hudson Yards and the Aero-K fire-suppression system


ewi 3q14 cover MagazineCover Story: ThyssenKrupp Elevator’s Green Elevator Technology

In line with the growing global trend toward designing and constructing sustainable buildings and cities, ThyssenKrupp Elevator is committed to continuously applying cutting-edge technology with energy-efficient and environmentally friendly features in its products. We have attached a high priority to developing and implementing sustainable solutions for the entire lifecycle of our products and processes worldwide, which, naturally, includes India, the world’s second-largest elevator market. In addition, high standards for health and safety are observed for all products to minimize the use of toxic materials from the R&D to manufacturing stages, as well as in field operations.
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