ThyssenKrupp North America has announced that their Canadian factory, where they produced “Northern” elevator systems, will be closed by summer 2016.¬† We presume that will be the end of the Northern product line including Normic 3200 elevator controls that are commonly installed throughout Canada.¬† Obviously this raises concerns of obsolescence for existing Northern elevator owners although for now it is indicated¬†ThyssenKrupp will continue to support the product line from other factories.