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thyssenkrupp Elevator Technology: About us

Together we move the world

A global urban mobility leader

As cities grow, so does air travel. With air traffic at an all-time high, passenger numbers are expected to increase by 50%, reaching an estimated 7.2 billion by 2035. The need for enhanced mobility and smarter airport infrastructure has never been greater.

At thyssenkrupp Airport Solutions, we lead in innovation, efficiency, safety, customized solutions and services. We innovate tirelessly and invest continually to improve:

  • Passenger flow and comfort
  • Aircraft turnaround time
  • Gate management and safety
  • Sustainable lifecycle performance and costs

Unmatched global reputation

Industry-leading solutions

Our commitment to driving airport efficiency is matched by our reputation for cutting-edge technology, unrivaled service standards, rigorous maintenance, engineering reliability and on-time project delivery.



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A trusted partner

Throughout the project lifecycle, we strive to fully understand your needs to consistently deliver the highest quality mobility, maintenance and modernization solutions.

From design to end-of-life services, here’s what you can expect from us:

  • Customized solutions to optimize your apron and gate configurations
  • Unrivaled capability to custom-design and manufacture diverse aesthetic and functional requirements
  • Superior quality and reliability
  • Smooth on-time project delivery and continuous service support
  • Single point of contact at all project phases
  • Rigorous onsite quality, health, safety and environmental controls
  • A large, fully engaged, multidisciplinary team

thyssenkrupp Elevator family

We’re part of thyssenkrupp Elevator, an innovative powerhouse that’s shaping the future of the global mobility industry. Clients benefit from our family’s deep expertise and proven reliability in German engineering and a global manufacturing footprint. We also maintain strong local relationships through a vast network of resellers and partners.

Together we’re focused on improving our existing offerings and delivering game-changing solutions to make urban mobility more efficient, comfortable and sustainable.

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engineering. tomorrow. together.

Customers in 150 countries
Over 900 sales and service locations
Sales of EUR 7.5 bilion
50,000+ employees

Figures for our Elevator Technology business. Financial results for the year 2016/17

Accreditations and Policies

ISO 9001: Quality management systems. Requirements.
ISO 14001: Environmental management systems. Requirements with guidance for use.
OHSAS 18001: Occupational, Health and Safety management systems. Requirements.

Download our environmental policy here.
Download our quality policy here.

Customer statements

Vice President – Facilities Management
Hamad International Airport

thyssenkrupp has been working in partnership with Hamad International Airport, contributing with their extensive experience as Apron Service suppliers to enhance Hamad International Airport’s standards as well as offering the best experience to travelers. Within the scope of services provided by thyssenkrupp, we highlight the maintenance of 90 passenger bridges, 94 400Hz units and 82 PCAir units.

Vice President
Delhi International Airport (P) Limited

This is to certify that thyssenkrupp supplied a total of 57 passenger boarding bridges at T3, New Delhi International Airport, all of which were properly installed, tested, commissioned and put into operation since November 14, 2010. We confirm that all passenger boarding bridges are performing to our satisfaction since then. This letter is issued on request of thyssenkrupp to include as reference for the bidding process.

Fraport AG

We confirm that, in 2012, thyssenkrupp delivered 18 new passenger boarding bridges to Frankfurt Airport. The product fulfils our prescribed requirements.

Deputy Managing Director
OAO International Airport Sochi

We confirm that, in 2012 and 2013, passenger boarding bridges were delivered and successfully put into operation by thyssenkrupp at the International Airport Sochi:

  • September 2013: 5 PBB, 5 400 Hz units and 5 VDGS units
  • May 2013: 5 PBBs, 5 400 Hz units and 5 VDGS units
  • The equipment was delivered on time and works well without complaints.

Manager of VA Project
Dushanbe International Airport Project

This is to certify that thyssenkrupp has successfully manufactured, supplied and installed four passenger boarding bridges for Terminal T1 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. We also confirm that the units are performing to our satisfaction during their time in operation.

Head of Asset Care
Cork Airport

We confirm that thyssenkrupp supplied airbridges to Cork Airport, Ireland (2005 & 2016). The bridges have been produced, installed and commissioned to our satisfaction. We also confirm that, during the test operation, the bridges fulfil our requirements in the best possible way.