TWIN two elevators in one hoistway

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

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...

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....

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 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...

Emergency Evacuation Platform

Korean company Nerigo has designed a simple evacuation platform which enables people, mainly elderly resident which can't make it easily down the stairs, quickly...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

Thyssenkrupp looks to delivery robots for elevator maintenance logistics

As part of a research project, thyssenkrupp Elevator is testing TeleRetail delivery robots to make elevator maintenance safer and more efficient. New solutions for urban...

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...

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thyssenkrupp launches virtual showrooms across Asia and the Middle East

Enjoying a quick ride in the new and exciting MULTI-cabin? Casting a glance behind the curtain and admiring the groundbreaking technology working? No problem...