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thyssenkrupp Elevator UK: About us

About us

Your global urban mobility leader

A global urban mobility leader

In just a few decades, we’ve become one of the world’s leading lift 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.

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thyssenkrupp Elevator in UK & Ireland

In the UK and Ireland, our more than 300 employees work across a network of three regions, London and South, Scotland and North and Northern Ireland and Ireland with our main Headquarters located in Nottingham.

We provide full lifecycle support for urban mobility, ranging from new installations of standard and custom equipment to service, maintenance and modernisation. We’re exceptionally proud of our ITS (International Technical Services) division, which trains our engineers to be experts in the service and maintenance of our multi-brand portfolio. Established in 2006, our ITS centre in Manchester provides 100% customer-focused, round-the-clock support to thyssenkrupp Elevator branches throughout Europe and Africa.

As a testament to our expertise, we count some of the UK and Ireland’s leading businesses as our customers, including Dyson and Sports Direct.

Memberships and accreditations
thyssenkrupp Elevator is a member of the Lift and Escalator Industry Association (LEIA), the UK’s trade association and advisory body for the lift and escalator industry in the UK. All LEIA members are required to hold ISO 9001 certification. thyssenkrupp Elevator in the UK holds OHSAS 18001:2007 l SSIP certification (for safety schemes in procurement) and ISO 14001:2004 certification (Environmental Management System Standard), and in the UK & Ireland holds ISO 9001:2008 certification (Management System Standard).

Game-changing innovations

We’re reshaping the lift 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

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.

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


2 cabs. 1 shaft. 0 crowds.

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Maximising availability and strengthening customer relationships

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Fostering innovative urban mobility for cities and airports

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Opening the door to new possibilities in all directions

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Customers in 100+ countries
Over 1000 sales and service locations
Sales of EUR 8 bilion
50,000+ employees

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 more than 160,000 employees in nearly 80 countries, it develops high-quality products and intelligent industrial processes and services for sustainable progress. In fiscal year 2017/2018, thyssenkrupp AG generated sales of around €43 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.