DUO TOWERS
PARIS, FRANCE

Elevators installation, 2020-in progress

We are starting a new project in another iconic building in Paris. Famous architect Jean Nouvel designs a new iconic twin-towers in the Bruneseau-Masséna district of Paris. Simplex has contracted to install 15 elevators from 10 to 18 floors with a capacity of 1000 to 1600 kilograms and speed from 4 m / s to 6 m / s. The project is located in the Paris Rive Gauche development zone in the 13th arrondissement, consists of two high-rise blocks for office, retail and hotel use. DUO 1 will be 180 meters high and have 39 floors, and DUO 2 will be 122 meters with 29 floors with 9 underground levels intended for technical facilities and car parking areas.

Atelier Jean Nouvel
Atelier Jean Nouvel
Atelier Jean Nouvel

15 elevators in total: 

  type speed load capacity stations height
6 elevator 4 m/s 1600 kg - 16 115,25 m
1 elevator  6 m/s 1600 kg  -   18  161,8 m 
 2  elevator  6 m/s  1600 kg   -  17 157,8 m 
1 elevator    6 m/s  1600 kg -  18  161,8 m  
2 elevator   6 m/s   1600 kg  -  17  157,8 m 
 2  elevator  4 m/s  1000 kg    -   10   110,45 m 
1 elevator   4 m/s  1000 kg   -   15   127,1 m