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thyssenkrupp Elevator Technology: About us

Your global urban mobility leader

A global urban mobility leader

In 40 short years, we’ve become one of the world’s leading elevator companies with unique engineering capabilities.

When done well, urban mobility drives down congestion, pollution, stress and energy consumption. Our innovative, efficient and reliable passenger transportation systems are key to getting it right in cities. Whether building a new state-of-the-art system or modernizing an existing one, our products deliver crucial energy and time efficiencies.

Industry-leading solutions

Industry-leading solutions

Customers worldwide turn to us to design, build, install, upgrade and maintain smart and innovative mobility systems for a wide variety of applications. These solutions include:

  • Passenger and freight elevators
  • Escalators and moving walks
  • Passenger boarding bridges
  • Stage systems
  • Stair and platform lifts
  • Customized service and modernization solutions
  • Innovations: ACCEL, MULTI, MAX

A trusted partner

We support our customers around the world throughout their project lifecycle, from the design through to the end-of-life phase. Every step of the way, we strive to fully understand their needs and consistently deliver the safest, highest quality passenger transportation solutions.

Our capabilities include high-quality, customer-focused service as well as individual maintenance and modernization packages. Our highly skilled technicians efficiently service a multi-brand portfolio consisting of more than 1.2 million units under maintenance.

Game-changing innovations

We’re reshaping the elevator industry and transforming cities into the best places to live. Our experts develop advanced solutions and innovatively apply existing technologies to address customer needs including:

  • Higher transport capacity and efficiency
  • More efficient use of building floor space
  • Reduced energy consumption
  • Maximum availability of existing passenger transportation solutions

Breakthrough technologies and R&D

TWIN

TWIN

2 cabs. 1 shaft. 0 crowds.

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MAX

Maximizing availability and strengthening customer relationships

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ACCEL

Fostering innovative urban mobility for cities and airports

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MULTI

Opening the door to new possibilities in all directions

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Rottweil Test Tower

Part of our industry-leading R&D network

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We're part of thyssenkrupp AG

Our international expertise and local presence are reinforced through thyssenkrupp AG, a global diversified industrial group dating back to 1811.

thyssenkrupp AG has traditional strengths in materials and a growing share of capital goods and services businesses. With 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries, it develops high-quality products and intelligent industrial processes and services for sustainable progress. In fiscal year 2015/2016, thyssenkrupp AG generated sales of around €39 billion.

engineering. tomorrow. together.

At thyssenkrupp Elevator, our industry-leading engineering skills make us a reliable and innovative partner. Customers trust us to engineer, deliver and maintain high-quality passenger transportation systems. They count on us to intelligently apply existing technologies and develop next-generation solutions to move people safely, comfortably and efficiently, today and in the future. That’s why we’re committed to working together to make cities the best places to live.