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 20th 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 2018 issue of EW, and the winners in each category will be acknowledged with an award of recognition.

Congratulations to the 2017 Project of the Year Winners:

Category 1: Elevators, New Construction

Project: Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Center (VCCC); Melbourne, Australia
Submitted by Schindler

Category 2: Elevators, Modernization

Project: The Metropolis Trust Building; San Francisco, California
Submitted by Star Elevator

Category 3: Escalators, New Construction

Project: The Denver Museum of Nature & Science; Denver, Colorado
Submitted by KONE Inc.

Category 4: Inclined Elevators

Project: Jwacheon-Dong Inclined Elevator; Busan, South Korea
Submitted by HIEC Inclined Lift Solutions

Category 5: Private-Residence Elevators

Project: Round Glass Elevator; Salt Lake City, Utah
Submitted by

Category 6: Special-Purpose Lifts

Project: Maersk Oil Rig; Black Sea
Submitted by DOPPLER

Category 7: Platform Lifts & Stairway Chairlifts

Project: Lincoln Center Theater’s Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater; New York, New York
Submitted by Doug Boydston, Handi-Lifft, Inc.

Project Categories:

• Elevators, New Construction

• Elevators, Modernization

• Escalators, New Construction

• Escalators, Modernization

• Moving Walks

• Inclined Elevators

• Platform Lifts & Stairway Chairlifts

• Private-Residence Elevators

• Special Purpose Lifts

Think one or more of your projects has what it takes to be a winner?

Email for more information.

Deadline is September 30, 2017.