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Delta Supplies Elevators to Waterloo’s First Four-Star Hotel

The Delta Waterloo hotel is now open at the Barrel Yards development in Uptown. It is the only four-star, full-service hotel in the marketplace and is ideally located close to the city’s two universities, hundreds of high tech companies, and internationally recognized public institutes. The hotel is also next to one of the future Ion LRT stops that will provide a connection to the Regional transportation corridor.

Inside the facility are three Delta Elevator MRL units, custom-designed to blend with the high-quality, premiere service approach of the Delta Hotel chain.

The Delta Waterloo hotel is one phase of the Barrel Yards block currently under construction by Auburn Developments, which also includes four high-rise condominium buildings (The Cooperage) with views overlooking Silver Lake in Waterloo Park.

Delta Elevators to be Installed in Toronto’s Prestigious Life Condominiums

Delta Elevator is pleased to be working with Chestnut Hill Homes and Quadrangle Architects for the supply of elevators at the Life Condominiums in Toronto.

This prestigious development is located at Yonge and Merton in the quiet and safe midtown area. The 13-storey midrise architectural gem has 149 urban suites, comprising studio, one, two, and three bedroom designs.

Delta Supplies Glass Elevators for CN Tower Plaza Re-development

Delta Elevator worked with Graham Infrastructure to supply the 910 kg capacity elevators for the re-development of the CN Tower plaza. The two units were installed in 2013 as part of the re-vitalization of the entrance to Toronto’s iconic landmark tower.

From inside, the glass cabs provide a scenic overview of the courtyard. From outside, the glass shafts provide an excellent insight into the mechanical workings of a hydraulic elevator. Check them out next time you are visiting downtown Toronto!

New TSSA Compliance Dates for Car Top Railings and Maintenance Control Program

The Technical Standards & Safety Authority (TSSA) recently released the updated Code Adoption Document (CAD) Amendment 261/13-r1 effective September 15, 2013. The CAD includes revised compliance dates for Car Top Railings and Maintenance Control Programs pertaining to elevating devices in Ontario.

Car Top Railings must now be completed by May 1, 2014. These important features are required by the TSSA to ensure the safety of Mechanics and Inspectors while working on the top of elevators meeting certain criteria.

Maintenance Control Programs (MCPs) must now be in place for existing elevating devices by March 31, 2014. These control documents have been mandated by the TSSA to ensure that every elevator in Ontario has a documented procedure for ensuring its safe operation.

For more information, please see the TSSA website at http://www.tssa.org.

Delta to Provide Elevators for One Victoria

Momentum Developments has recently chosen Delta Elevator to provide the elevating devices solution for its exciting development at 1 Victoria Street in Kitchener, Ontario.

One Victoria condos

Surrounded by an abundance of activity, this premiere condominium development will invigorate the corner of King and Victoria Streets.

Life here will be energized by the verve of downtown, the vitality of the Innovation District and the expediency of the new Transit Hub with a light-rail transit system.

Two Local Universities Choose Delta Elevator for New Building Projects

Delta Elevator is pleased to announce that it has been selected to supply two MRL elevators for Wilfrid Laurier University’s new Global Innovation Exchange (GIE) facility. The GIE is the new home for the WLU School of Business and Economics and the department of Mathematics.

The state-of-the-art facility will be prominently situated on the North side of University Ave West, across the road from the WLU Waterloo Campus main entrance. The 215,000 square foot facility will include a 1,000-seat auditorium, seven lecture halls, and an indoor atrium. The building design is intended to meet a minimum of LEED Gold standard.

The University of Waterloo has also selected Delta to supply two MRL elevators for its new Science Teaching Complex. The five-storey, 120,000 square foot building will be nestled in the heart of campus. The facility will include a 425-seat amphitheatre, a 300-seat lecture hall and various additional lecture halls and laboratories. Student lounges and meeting rooms will cater to undergraduate students as the new home for science students. The new facility is being built to LEED Silver standards.

Delta is proud to supply new elevators, maintenance and service to our local schools, colleges and universities and to employ graduates from area schools and post-secondary institutions.

Delta Elevator Releases New Diagnostic Interface for DMPC Controllers

The Delta Diagnostic Interface (DDI) is a state-of-the-art interface for servicing Delta DMPC elevator controllers by providing user feedback and input capabilities to facilitate maintenance and repair.

The DDI comes fully supported by Delta Elevator’s technical staff. Additional benefits include:

  • Easy installation
  • Access to controller data
  • Generic unit
  • Backwards compatibility
  • User friendly interface
Delta Diagnostic Interface for DMPC elevator controllers
Delta Diagnostic Interface for DMPC elevator controllers

The multi-purpose unit can be included with new DMPC elevator controller installations or modernizations, used to replace current NPTools, or added to existing DMPC controllers.

More information about the Delta DDI can be found on our Elevator Controllers page.

Delta Elevator Selected for The Stockyards Project in Toronto

Delta is pleased to announce that it has been selected to supply the elevators for The Stockyards project in Toronto.

The Stockyards is a brownfield redevelopment being built by Traugott Building Contractors for RioCan REIT and Trinity Development Group.

The site will feature a new approach to urban shopping that includes multi-storey parking and retail facilities. The Stockyards includes the first purpose-built Target store in Canada, along with other well-known retailers such as Best Buy, Old Navy, and PetSmart.

The 554,000 square foot development is centrally located at Weston Road and St. Claire Avenue West and is mass transit accessible. The opening is scheduled for Fall 2013/Spring 2014.

Delta to Supply MRL Elevators for Columbia Corporate Centre

Delta Elevator is pleased to announce that it has been selected to supply MRL elevators for the Columbia Corporate Centre.

Activa Group is undertaking this high-profile re-development of the former La-Z-Boy facility in Waterloo, Ontario. Located next to the new Waterloo Regional Police Division 3 building, the complex will encompass 157,000 square feet when completed.

Auburn Selects Delta Elevator for Barrel Yards Development

Delta has been selected to provide the overhead traction elevators for the Barrel Yards in Uptown Waterloo.

This significant project by Auburn Developments is an urban community on the doorstep of the city core. There are a variety of living options including townhomes, apartments and live/work spaces. The Barrel Yards incorporates the city’s rich history and a sense of community in a modern, impeccably designed neighbourhood.