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 21st Annual Project of the Year Awards.

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 2019 issue of EW, and the winners in each category will be acknowledged with an award of recognition.

Congratulations to the 2018 Project of the Year Winners:

Category 1: Elevators, New Construction

Project: Lotte World Tower; Seoul, South Korea
Submitted by Otis Elevator Korea

Category 2: Elevators, Modernization

Project: City Centre Elevator Modernization; Tallahassee, Florida
Submitted by Southeastern Elevator Consulting

Category 3: Escalators, New Construction

Project: Bilbao Athletic Museum; Bilbao, Spain
Submitted by thyssenkrupp Elevator

Category 4: Escalators, Modernization

Project: Tower City Rapid Station; Cleveland, Ohio
Submitted by KONE, Inc.

Category 5: Moving Walks

Project: Port of Melilla; Melilla, Spain
Submitted by thyssenkrupp Elevator

Category 6: Inclined Elevators

Project: Taipa Houses-Museum Pedestrian System; Macao, China
Submitted by Suzhou Rhine Lift Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Category 7: Platform Lifts & Stairway Chairlifts

Project: Aerospace Center for Education; Clearfield, Utah
Submitted by A+ Elevators & Lifts

Category 8: Private-Residence Elevators

Project: Downtown Row House; Chicago, Illinois
Submitted by Savaria

Category 9: Special-Purpose Lifts

Project: City of Arts and Sciences; Valencia, Spain
Submitted by Alapont Group

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 October 15, 2018.