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Otis, Elisha Graves,

1811–61, American inventor, b. Halifax, Vt. From his invention (1852) of an automatic safety device to prevent the fall of hoisting machinery he developed the first passenger elevator (1857). The invention of the elevator was of great importance to architecture because it permitted the building of skyscrapers.
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About Otis Elevator Company Otis Elevator Company is the world's largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products including elevators, escalators and moving walkways.
Participating in the construction of 7 World Trade Center is a landmark endeavor for Otis as it celebrates its 150th anniversary this year.
There will be no access to those buildings off Otis Street from Route 9.
As per a statement from Otis Saudi, District's two tallest structures, such as the KAFD World Trade Centre and GCC Bank Headquarters, the Gulf region's governing financial institution, would feature Otis elevators and escalators.
Two of the tallest structures in the District, the KAFD World Trade Centre and GCC Bank Headquarters, the Gulf region's governing financial institution, will include Otis elevators and escalators, said a statement from Otis Saudi.
Source: Otis College of Art and Design, Creative Economy of the Los Angeles Region
The principle components of the Otis System are so well constructed they are guaranteed for life.
Authorities will present their findings to a grand jury to determine whether charges will be filed against Otis, but charges are unlikely because Texas law states "that a person is justified in using deadly force to protect land or other property .
For more information on OTIS and programs that support effective alarm management and the enhancement of public safety, visit the Security Industry Alarm Coalition at http://www.
Otis president Ari Bousbib said, "The NextStep escalator is a testimony to Otis' worldwide industry leadership and a tribute to our history of product innovation.
OTIS does the job in a couple of days, saving time and money.