2015 POYHeader Project of the Year

It’s that time again! Submit your vertical, horizontal or inclined transportation system of an innovative design, special application or approach that has solved a major problem or overcome a unique challenge to the ELEVATOR WORLD 17th Annual Project of the Year Awards. Please read this year’s rules carefully, as some requirements have changed.

All entries will be judged and categorized as received by an impartial panel of experienced industry professionals and experts. Projects will be judged on the following: innovation, originality and creativity, challenges overcome, installation methods and techniques, the use of advanced technology, and overall quality of presentation.

Winning entries will be published in the January 2015 issue of EW, and the winners in each category will be acknowledged with an award of recognition.

Download the 2015 Project of the Year entry form

Congratulations to the 2014 Project of the Year winners:

Category 1: Elevators, New Construction
Project: Statue of Liberty – Complete Life and Safety Upgrades, New York, New York
Submitted by Liberty Elevator Corp.

Category 2: Elevators, Modernization
Project: N/A

Category 3: Escalators, New Construction
Project: Torrassa Station, Barcelona, Spain
Submitted by ThyssenKrupp Elevator Southern Europe, Africa and Middle East

Category 4: Escalators, Modernization
Project: Ford Motor Co., Building One, Dearborn, Michigan, U.S.A.
Submitted by ThyssenKrupp Elevator Southern Europe, Africa and Middle East

Category 5: Moving Walks
Project: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
Submitted by KONE Inc.

Category 6: Inclined Elevators
Project: N/A

Category 7: Accessibility Systems
Project: Makkah Clock Tower Chairlift Project, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Submitted by ThyssenKrupp Access Solutions GmbH

Category 8: Private Residency Elevators
Project: Orange County Beach House, Orange County, California, U.S.A.
Submitted by Custom Cabs, Inc.

Category 9: Automated People Movers
Project: N/A

Project Categories:

  • Elevators, New Construction
  • Elevators, Modernization
  • Escalators, New Construction
  • Escalators, Modernization
  • Moving Walks
  • Inclined Elevators
  • Platform Lifts & Stairway Chairlifts
  • Private-Residence Elevators
  • Automated People Movers

Think one or more of your projects has what it takes to be a winner?  Email editorial@elevatorworld.com for more information.  Deadline is August 31, 2014.