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Taking the rush out of rush hour

Imagine commuters at a metro station, battling the crowds to get to work. Or travellers at an airport you’re currently working on, weighed down with luggage, rushing to catch their flight. They all need a dependable and efficient transportation system to get them to their train or plane safely and on time.

At thyssenkrupp Elevator, our mobility solutions help you do just that. From high-capacity elevators to heavy-duty escalators, moving walks and passenger boarding bridges, our barrier-free systems help you manage pedestrian traffic and stay in charge. They help commuters and travellers feel safe and calm.

Short transfers, changes in schedule, ridiculously busy rush hours – we understand the stress and time pressures that always accompany public transport. Our industry-leading solutions help you manage these challenges by delivering best-in-class conveying performance, the highest reliability and constant availability.

We also work with you to find the right solution to retrofit and modernise your aging system, whether it’s made by a competitor or us. Through our global service network, our highly skilled professionals will keep your new or retrofitted system operating at peak performance for years to come.

Our infrastructure and transport products

Elevators

endura

endura

Since 1937, our hydraulic elevator system has been the standard for quality and reliability. The thyssenkrupp endura elevator continues that heritage as a smooth, quiet and efficient workhorse that exceeds the demands of today’s low-rise buildings. endura can be configured to meet your building specifications and is customizable with a variety of interior cab and fixture designs.

  • Travel height: 18 m (60 ft)
  • Maximum speed: 1 m/s (200 fpm)
  • Maximum capacity: 2,500 kg (5000 lbs)

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endura MRL

endura

endura MRL is a hydraulic elevator for low-rise buildings. You no longer need a machine room — the pump unit is located in the pit. The simplified installation requires less coordination. It also has fewer moving parts, so you’ll have lower maintenance costs.

endura MRL uses little electricity and has a small environmental impact. In fact, if you choose enviromax®, the industry's first vegetable-based hydraulic fluid, you can virtually eliminate petroleum. When compared to traction MRL elevators, endura MRL can save up to $100,000 on costs over 25 years.

  • Travel height: 10.2 m (33.5 ft)
  • Maximum speed: 0.76 m/s (150 fpm)
  • Maximum capacity: 2,500 kg (5000 lbs)

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evolution

endura

For low- to mid-rise buildings, this MRL elevator was developed for you. Whether it's increased speed, capacity or energy efficiency, you can choose an elevator that comes without compromises. You also get special features like regenerative drive and electronic auto-rescue without paying extra. Best of all, everything fits into the hoistway.

evolution 100

  • Travel height: 30 m (100 ft)
  • Maximum speed: 1 m/s (200 fpm)
  • Maximum capacity: 1,600 kg (3500 lbs)

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evolution 200

  • Travel height: 100 m (350 ft)
  • Maximum speed: 3 m/s (600 fpm)
  • Maximum capacity: 2,500 kg (5000 lbs)

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Escalators

tugela

Tugela - escalator for high-traffic areas

The innovative escalator for high-traffic areas

tugela is tough. In metro and airport areas alike, tugela performs around the clock, safely and reliably transporting high passenger volumes.

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victoria

Victoria - escalator for extended travel heights

The powerhouse escalator for high heights

No job is too demanding for our victoria escalator. Travelling heights of up to 50 metres (164 feet), it handles heavy loads non-stop in any weather.

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Moving walks

iwalk

iwalk - modular moving walk system

The easy-to-install moving walk

Easy to transport, easy to handle, easy to install – these are a few of the reasons for the increasing popularity of our modular iwalk system. Its pitless configuration also allows you to place iwalk directly on a finished floor, eliminating the need for additional costly civil works.

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orinoco

Orinoco - versatile moving walk

The versatile moving walk

orinoco is the perfect solution for people using trolleys and shopping carts where permitted. It lets them easily cover distances of up to 656' (200 m). And its unique 63'' (1600 mm) wide pallets mean more passengers travel in greater comfort. With configurations ranging from light to rugged, orinoco is always streamlined, ergonomic and technically sophisticated.

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Passenger boarding bridges

Comfort, security and convenience

We work with airport operators worldwide to make getting on and off planes a stress-free experience. Our tailor-made gate systems enhance boarding efficiency, convenience and security. Our product portfolio includes solutions for virtually all aircraft types, ranging from the largest commercial jets to propeller and regional aircraft.

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Infrastructure and transport references

escalator heathrow airport london united kingdom

Heathrow airport

London, United Kingdom

Zurich Airport

Zurich Airport

Zurich, Switzerland

Beijing-Capital International Airport Terminal 3

Beijing-Capital International Airport Terminal 3

Beijing, China

Metro Barcelona, Barcelona

Barcelona Metro

Barcelona, Spain

Metro Amsterdam Oostlijn

Amsterdam Oostlijn Metro

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Shenzhen North Railway station

Shenzhen North Railway Station

Shenzhen, China

Hangzhou Metro Line 4

Hangzhou Metro Line 4

Hangzhou, China