about awards

Smart Lift and Mobility Awards 2024 aims to identify and incentivize the stakeholders who are performing exceptionally & delivering the finest quality services in the Design, Adaptation & Implementation of Technology and Management of Elevators and Escalators.

The main objective of this initiative is to raise the bar of Safety, Quality & User-Experience in the industry of Elevators and Escalators in India.

The awards ceremony will be held on Saturday 2 March 2024, at Jacaranda Hall, BIEC, Bengaluru, India Timing 6:30PM Onwords.

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Participation Categories

Architects / Interior Designers

Award Categories

The Award is given to the developer or owner of the building that has the most aesthetically designed elevator lobby and interiors without compromising on the factors related to safe accessibility and safety. The evaluation is based on design elements that include, signages, user interface and ambience. The interior architect is also felicitated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Buildings In Operations 2018-2023)

The elevator vendor with a unique product or feature for the first time in the mobility category. The evaluation is based on the product being installed in a live environment and ready to be evaluated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Installed In Between 2018-2023)

The Award is given to the developer or owner of the building that has the most compliance to Harmonised Guidelines without compromising on the factors related safety. The evalutaion is based on design elements that include building and lobby access as well. The interior acrhitect is also felicitated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Buildings In Operations 2018-2023)

Builders Developers / Facility Management Companies

Award Categories

The Award is given to the developer or owner of the building that has the most aesthetically designed elevator lobby and interiors without compromising on the factors related to safe accessibility and safety. The evaluation is based on design elements that include, signages, user interface and ambience. The interior architect is also felicitated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Buildings In Operations 2018-2023)

The Award is given to the developer or owner of the building that has the best maintained elevator system . The evalutaion is based on the age of the equipment, (over and above 20 years), least call backs and repairs, best house keeping, and well maintained cabin and doors, ride quality. The builder felicitated along with the facility team.
(Eligibility Criteria : Buildings In Operations 2018-2023)

The elevator vendor with a energy efficient system and built using sustainable material. The evaluation is based on the product being installed in a live environment and ready to be evaluated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Installed In Between 2018-2023)

The elevator vendor who has restored a 20+ year old equipment by modernising only ,without full replacement and retaining minimum 60% of the original components.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Installed In Between 2018-2023)

The building owner having the oldest heritage elevator maintained in original condition with least modernisation done. The elevator should be in working condition and under AMC.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevator should be of 40+years with menial replacements of 20 - 30% and should be in great condition)

The Award is given to the developer or owner of the building that has the most compliance to Harmonised Guidelines without compromising on the factors releated safety. The evalutaion is based on design elements that include building and lobby access as well. The interior acrhitect is also felicitated
(Eligibility Criteria : Buildings In Operations 2018-2023)

The Award is given to the developer or owner of the building that has the most innovative new feature designed and implemented in the elevator without compromising on the factors releated to accessibility and safety. The evalutaion is based on design elements that include, user interface, technology, product, safety feature, user convenience and ambience. The builder felicitated
(Eligibility Criteria : Buildings In Operations 2018-2023)

Vertical & Horizontal Transportation Systems - Components

Award Categories

The elevator vendor with a unique product or feature for the first time. The evaluation is based on the product/ feature being implemented and ready to be evaluated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Component / Accessories Manufacturers 2022-2023)

Indian elevator manufacturer with highest export orders (value). Evaluation based on export order documents vetted by a competent authority (export executed).
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Installed In Between 2018-2023)

Indian elevator component manufacturer with highest export orders (value). Evaluation based on export order documents vetted by a competent authority (export executed).
(Eligibility Criteria : Make In India 2022-2023)

The component vendor with a unique product or feature for the first time in the category. The evaluation is based on the product being installed in a live environment and ready to be evaluated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Component / Accessories Manufacturers 2022-2023)

Vertical & Horizontal Transportation - Projects

Award Categories

Builders, contractors, and Project Management Consultants (PMCs) who have created standalone building projects of unique design and/or landmarks of significance to the nation with apt vertical and horizontal transportation systems.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Component / Accessories Manufacturers 2022-2023)

The building owner having the oldest heritage elevator maintained in original condition with least modernisation done. The elevator should be in working condition and under AMC.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevator should be of 40+years with menial replacements of 20 - 30% and should be in great condition)

The building owner and elevator supplier who has restored a 20+ year old equipment by modernising only ,without full replacement and retaining minimum 60% of the original components.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Installed In Between 2018-2023)

The building owner and elevator supplier with a energy efficient system and built using sustainable material. The evaluation is based on the product being installed in a live environment and ready to be evaluated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Installed In Between 2018-2023)

The building owner and elevator supplier with a unique product or feature for the first time in the mobility category. The evaluation is based on the product being installed in a live environment and ready to be evaluated.
(Eligibility Criteria : Elevators Installed In Between 2018-2023)

Lifetime Achievement Award

Award Categories

People who have created a positive impact in the industry with longest service.
(Eligibility Criteria : Minimum 30+ years experience in the elevator industry and 20 years of service in the same company)

Project of the Year 2022-2023

Award Categories

Extraordinary achievements by the project in terms of vertical transportation in the building. Unique landmark structures of national and international repute.
(Eligibility Criteria : ICONIC PROJECT / PROJECT OF THE YEAR 2022-2023)