Key safety step missed!

St Pete Beach, FL, USA - It could be months before investigators know exactly why an elevator at the TradeWinds Island Resorts fell on...

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...

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...

World’s fastest elevator at 60 km/h

As skyscrapers get taller, elevators are getting faster. The new ones travel as fast as a car on a city street at over 60 km/h. In...

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 tallest outdoor elevator in the world!

If you suffer from a fear of heights, perhaps this one's not for you. The Bailong Elevator, also known as the Hundred Dragons Elevator, carries...

World’s first stair lift for your overweight pooch?!

With the exception of the Mediterranean minnow that is Malta, Britain is the fattest nation in Europe* – and worryingly our canine companions are...

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...

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...

Theresa Christy – The Ups and Downs

You press a button and wait for your elevator. How long before you get impatient and agitated? Theresa Christy says 20 seconds. As a mathematician...

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Canada replacing faulty sheave jammers

A company that built more than 2,000 elevators with faulty brake devices has agreed to pay $12 million to firms that had to repair...

Elevator and Escalator Safety Awareness Week

Sunday marks the start of the 19th annual Elevator and Escalator Safety Awareness Week, held from November 11 – 17. With the holiday season almost...

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...

Sigma Elevator aims to increase production

Sigma Elevator Co aims to increase the annual production capacity of its factory in Dalian from 10,000 units in 2011 to 30,000 units by...

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...

Aging equipment and lack of maintenance to blame

As aging, overused elevators go up, so does the potential for accidents, the top quality watchdog has warned. Old, creaking machinery coupled with increased demand...

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...

New Mitsubishi NEXIEZ-GPX line of elevators

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced today that it will launch the NEXIEZ-GPX, a new line of NEXIEZ-series elevator for Central and South America on November...

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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...