KONEGlobal elevator and escalator company KONE has acquired Barist Elevator Company’s elevator maintenance, repair and modernization business. Barist is based in Deer Park, New York.

Barist was founded in 1974 and has decades of experience within the metro New York area covering all of Long Island, Suffolk County and Nassau County. The company also provides services to other New York Cityboroughs including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx and Queens.

“As KONE continues to broaden its services footprint in the U.S., New York City is the perfect foothold in the Northeast to deepen our customer base,” said Larry Wash, Executive Vice President for KONE Americas. “We are excited to welcome Barist Elevator Company’s well-qualified employees, efficient operations and customers to KONE.”