Hitachi to Deliver the World’s Fastest Elevators

Hitachi announced today that they will deliver the world's fastest ultra-high-speed elevators with a speed of 3937fpm (1,200 m/min,72 km/h) to the Guangzhou CTF...

TWIN two elevators in one hoistway

The idea of having two independent elevators in same shaft dates back in the 1930s, but it took modern-day technology to turn it into...

Schindler 3300 solar elevator

With another pace setting innovation, Schindler, one of the world’s leading providers of elevators and escalators, has introduced an elevator powered by solar energy....

Space elevator by 2050

Japanese construction giant Obayashi announces plans to have a space elevator up and running by 2050. Once the realm of science fiction, a Japanese company...

The World’s Most Unusual Elevators

Here is few unusual elevators from around the world. If you know about any other unusual  elevator, please let us know so we can...

Space Elevator Closer to Liftoff With Nano Carbon Cable

Professor Matteo Pasquali recently unspooled one of the longest carbon nano tube fibers from his lab in Rice University. One of the many possible...

CycloCable the Bike Lift

Cyclocable® is perfectly in line with the Sustainable Development and EcoMobility initiatives of today’s cities. The concept Cyclocable is a cable lift that is specifically adapted...

World Elevator and Escalator Expo 2014 Guangzhou China

Hosted by China Elevator Association and China International Center for Economic And Technical Exchanges, organized by Langfang Conference & Exhibition Co., Ltd. The 10th...

Virtual Elevator Window System

The modern city skyline is built on skyscrapers, but skyscrapers would not exist without elevators. Enter LiftEye, the world’s first and most realistic virtual elevator...

Kone MovingMedia Advertising

A big advantage of KONE MovingMedia™ escalator advertising is that the messages can be easily changed.  Messages are enclosed in the escalator step riser...

Underground Storage with Elevator for Your Bicycles

Riding your bike is not only good for the environment, but it’s good for your health. However, the biggest drag about biking is the...

Elevator in one day

Elevator installation is one of the most problematic, expensive and time-consuming aspects of construction. Modular Elevator Manufacturing, Inc. (MEM) offers a fully operational elevator...

ThyssenKrupp introduces vegetable-based hydraulic fluid

In Georgia,  ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas has introduced enviromax, the elevator industry’s first performance-improving vegetable based-hydraulic fluid for use in hydraulic elevators. “Enviromax is formulated from...

Hitachi’s Elevator Reaches 4134 fpm

Hitachi has announced that its ultra-high-speed elevator reached a speed of 4134 fpm / 1,260 m/min. The speed was recorded during a test of...

Axel’s Unique Elevator Solution

  Axel, Italian based elevator company is one of the few elevator companies in the world who can designs this custom hoistway-less elevator to meet the specific wishes,...

Elevator made out of composite materials

The world may soon get the first passenger elevator (enclosure) that is made out of composite materials. Unveiled by the Singapore Lift Company (SLC) on...

2017 iF Awards – Hyundai Elevator

Hyundai Elevator won multiple awards this year at 2017 iF Design Awards, in Munich, Germany. 2017 iF Award (discipline: Product) was given to Hyundai Elevator...

Thyssenkrupp MULTI in full scale

Thyssenkrupp has recently revealed that they have successfully developed fully functional full-scale MULTI elevators. Watch their promotional video above. In the video, you can clearly see...

Otis Expands SkyRise with Self-Climbing Construction Elevator

Otis Elevator introduces the innovative new SkyBuild self-climbing construction elevator, which enables builders to complete high-rise projects faster while reducing costs. The SkyBuild elevator...

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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...