KONE opens it’s new test tower

KONE is celebrating the grand opening of one of the world’s tallest elevator test tower. The new 36-floor tower is centrally located at the...

Kone turnstile 100 solution wins iF Design award

KONE has won an iF Design Award for its KONE Turnstile 100 solution. The awarded turnstile sets a new standard for innovative and timeless...

KONE wins a fourth consecutive Oasis-class cruise ship order

KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, will equip Royal Caribbean Cruise Line's latest luxury cruise ship, Oasis 4. The new ship...

KONE JumpLift debuts in North America

KONE Inc announced the first North American installation of KONE JumpLift technology in One Bloor, Great Gulf's flagship high-rise condominium under construction in Toronto. KONE JumpLift, which...

KONE Progress and Opportunities for the Americas

KONE elevator hosted its annual Capital Markets Day event on Sept. 26 in London.  Our senior executives, including Larry Wash, Executive Vice President Area...

KONE has won two Red Dot Awards

KONE has won two awards in the "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2014". The awarded products are RL 20 elevator ceiling light and KSP...

KONE ranks 12th among World’s Greenest Companies

Newsweek magazine partnered with Corporate Knights Capital, as well as leading sustainability experts from nongovernmental organizations and academic and accounting communities, to rank the...

KONE will deliver elevators for Saudi Arabia’s Kingdom Tower

Elevator company KONE has won the contract to provide lifts and escalators for Saudi Arabia’s Kingdom Tower – set to be the world’s tallest...

KONE Polaris Destination Control System

An elevator is a lot like a train in that everyone gets on board and has to make every stop along the way. But...

Elevator companies can use GPS to keep tabs on workers

Two elevator companies in British Columbia, Canada can continue to use GPS technology to keep tabs on their employees after the province's information commissioner...

KONE innovative company

For the third consecutive year, KONE has been ranked among the top 100 most innovative companies in the world by the U.S.-based business magazine...

Kone’s ultrarope means taller skyscrapers

If you get vertigo riding in the glass elevators at your local fancy hotel, you might want to stop reading now. Hotels and skyscrapers...

Kone India expanding

Kone Elevator India plans to expand its product base over the next two years when it plans to commission a new factory. Neeraj Sharma, Managing...

KONE replaceing 128 escalators in Washington D.C.

KONE Inc. is announcing a $154 million deal to build escalators for Washington, D.C.’s mass transit system at its Coal Valley plant. That’s the largest...

Kone acquires Ascent Elevator

KONE has acquired the San Francisco-based business of Ascent Elevator Services, Inc., an independent elevator company with a significant share of the service market...

KONE Escalator Solutions Win Top Innovation Award

KONE Inc . is pleased to announce that Architectural Products Magazine has awarded its 2012 Product Innovation Award to two of the company's offerings,...

ThyssenKrupp World Trade Center and Time Square elevators infringing Schindler’s patents

Elevators at the World Trade Center and Times Square made by ThyssenKrupp AG contain technology that a Schindler Holding AG unit said infringes one...

Roosevelt University’s New “Vertical Campus”

One result of our ever-growing urban population is that colleges are challenging the definition of “the college campus” experience. Without an abundant horizontal space...

KONE recognized for excellence by Johnson Controls

KONE Inc . is proud to announce it has been named a leader in supplier execution and customer satisfaction by Johnson Controls. As part...

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Hitachi Launches New TX Series Escalator for India

Hitachi announced the launch of the new TX Series escalator for India, Asia and the Middle East. The escalator has already been released in...