The global lifts and elevator company Kone has won an order to deliver 54 elevators to the Suning Rui City development in Nanjing, China. The mixed use complex with an area of 150,000 square meters will house a luxury hotel, as well as office and retail space. Suning Rui City is located close to Nanjing's top commercial centre and local famous landmarks.
The order was booked in the first quarter of 2012 and the project is expected to be completed in 2014. Kone has not disclosed the value of the order.
Developed by Suning Real Estate, the project has been designed by local architect Nanjing Changjiang Urban Architectural Design. The main contractor of Suning Rui City is China Construction First Building Group Corp.
Kone is one of the global leaders in the elevator and escalator industry. In 2011, the compant had annual net sales of EUR 5.2 billion and on average 35,000 employees.