Otis awarded IGBC Gold rating for Bengaluru factory
The factory has been serving India’s people-moving market since it opened in the mid-nineties
Otis Elevator Co. has been awarded the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Gold rating for its Bengaluru factory. The factory has been serving India’s people-moving market since it opened in the mid-nineties.
“We are delighted to receive the IGBC’s Gold rating,” said Sebi Joseph, president, Otis India. “Since 2014, the factory has doubled its manufacturing capacity and its localisation programme has enabled us to increasingly fulfil our customers’ needs.”
The IGBC is a part of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the IGBC Rating System encourages green concepts and techniques in the industrial sector. To receive an IGBC Gold rating, a building must meet certain requirements under different categories. This includes site selection and design, water conservation, energy conservation, material conservation and indoor quality & occupational health.