STO introduces KONE escalators with SJ Mall contract

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Following the introduction of Finland’s KONE brand elevators to the Maldivian market, STO makes first-time introduction of the brand’s escalators.

The official introduction of KONE’s commercial elevators came on Wednesday when the state-owned enterprise signed an agreement with SJ Construction for the supply and installation of 02 units.

Moreover, these escalator units are expected to be installed at the SJ Mall, which the construction company developed at the satellite town of Hulhumale’.

General Manager, Energy and Construction Solutions of State Trading Organization Mr. Mohamed Eeman signed on behalf of the SOE while Director of SJ Construction, Mr. Shihad Ibrahim signed on behalf of the construction company.

KONE is a globally popular brand in elevators and escalators known to fit the ISO4001 safety standards enhanced with fall-prevention apparatuses including balustrade extensions.