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Monarch BST exhibits in India for the first time at the IEE Expo, Mumbai – hall 1, stand F10
Date of release:2020-02-15 Author: Number of hits: Printing Size:TT

The company will be demonstrating its full range of elevator control capabilities, and showcasing its EN 81 safety-rated NICE Integrated Solutions

·         EN 81 safety credentials that meet the highest global standards

·         Products tailored for the Indian market

·         Monarch BST is India’s leading supplier of Integrated Solutions for elevators

IEE Expo, Mumbai India, 27th -29th February 2020 – At the IEE Expo in Mumbai, Monarch BST, the elevator business platform of global industrial automation group Inovance, will be exhibiting in India to showcase its full portfolio of elevator control solutions. The company will be promoting its EN 81-20 and EN 81-50 safety credentials, which allow its NICE Integrated Solutions to meet the highest global safety standards. Monarch BST was formed in 2019 when Inovance acquired BST and merged it with its existing elevator division – Monarch. While both Monarch and BST have long operated in India, IEE Expo 2020 represents the debut appearance of the merged business platform – Monarch BST – on the Indian market. At the show, Monarch BST is presenting its full elevator control solution portfolio, including:

o   EN 81-1-A3 certified NICE 1000+ and NICE 3000+ integrated elevator controllers

o   NICE100+ integrated elevator controllers, designed for the Indian market

o   COPs/LOPs, inspection boxes, mechanical door headers, door drives and cabling solutions

o   Open and closed loop elevator drives, and escalator drives

o   The EN 81-20/50 machine roomless E-package solution (plus an optional India-specific panel)

o   EN 81-20 control cabinets and Active Front End units

Anil Kumar, Director of Inovance, India, says: “Monarch BST is India’s leading supplier of Integrated Solutions for elevators. Our products are installed all over the country and we have an India-wide network of offices and engineering facilities. We tailor products to the local market and boast world-leading gearless performance as well as robust designs for tough working conditions. Perhaps most importantly, we see customer safety as our core responsibility. Please come and visit us at hall 1, stand F10 to learn how our NICE Integrated Solutions meet the highest EN 81 global safety standards.”

Inovance’s 2019 acquisition of BST merged Monarch’s world-leading elevator control technology expertise with BST’s strong capability in customer-facing electronic control components. With revenues of $500m+, Monarch BST has a global footprint and supplies the world’s largest multinational elevator OEMs. Monarch BST offers a strong capability for the creation of customised solutions as well as a one-stop solution centre for customers who want to buy all elevator control products from a single supplier.

About Monarch BST

Monarch BST is Inovance’s dedicated elevator business platform and is a world-leading manufacturer of elevator control solutions, supplying the largest global elevator OEMs. The company is a specialist in integrated elevator controllers and gearless drive technology; and is also one of the world’s largest suppliers of electrical components including COPs/LOPs, inspection boxes, mechanical door headers and cabling solutions. Monarch BST was formed in 2019 when Inovance acquired BST and merged it with Monarch – its existing elevator division. Monarch pioneered NICE Integrated Solutions: an ‘all-in-one’ concept that combines both the elevator controller and the drive in a single package. The NICE series has an installed base of >2,000,000 worldwide.

About the Inovance Group

Inovance is a leading provider of industrial automation solutions. The company was founded in 2003, and has enjoyed rapid growth since then. Today, with revenues of $1bn+ and a strong global customer base, Inovance offers a hub of world-class manufacturing and innovative R&D. The company has a rapidly expanding global presence, and maintains offices, factories and R&D facilities in India and South Korea. It also has a dedicated European division – Inovance Technology Europe – with facilities in Germany, France, Italy and Turkey – allowing it to offer fast delivery and local support across the continent. For more information, visit   


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