9:15am – Gathering at entrance of Tower 1 of Millennium City 1 (Please check the gathering point from the link)
9:30am – Briefing presentation of Elevator and Escalator
10:30am – Visit the Showroom and Workshop
12:00noon – Dismiss at Hung To Centre
(The scheduled time may be changed so as to suit the actual conditions on the date of the visit.)
(Successful registration will receive details of the visit.)
Founded in Finland in 1910, KONE is one of the global leaders in elevator and escalator industry with over 100 years experience and operate worldwide with around 50,000 employees.
KONE Elevator (HK) Ltd was founded in 1980 with over 700 staff and is servicing over 6,000 units of elevator and escalator in various segments including retail, residential, infrastructure, office, hotel, medical and public transportation.
The topics to be covered in the presentation will include (1) Contemporary Green Solutions – Latest Elevator and Escalator Technologies, and (2) General Practices on Design and Construction of Elevator and Escalator.
After the briefing session, members will be guided to visit the showroom and workshop. The visit to the showroom will give a more holistic picture elevator development. There are also real elevator cars, interior material samples, accessories, signalizations on display. The workshop is equipped with different functions of simulators for training and testing purpose covering process of installation, dismantlement, maintenance and repairing.
After the visit, members can obtain (1) basic knowledge of elevator and escalator including equipment components and its mechanical operations, (2) the benefits of choosing “green products”, (3) the industry updates and innovation development, and (4) clear understanding of elevator practices.