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on January 28,2015

Elevators and escalators make up 2% to 5% of the energy used in most buildings, but can reach as high as 50% during peak operational times. 

on December 01,2014

ThyssenKrupp's latest offering, named MULTI, will allow several cabins in the same shaft to move vertically and horizontally.

on July 21,2014

Pennsylvania plant is the first LEED Gold certified elevator manufacturing facility in North America.

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on November 03,2014 in Feature

The JumpLift system from KONE uses a mobile machine room that moves upward as the construction progresses, speeding construction of tall towers....

on March 13,2013 in Feature

New elevator technology enables Detroit’s Cobo Center to replace its escalators without disruption to its convention business.

on October 12,2011 in Feature

Elevators and escalators have been re-engineered to help building owners reduce energy consumption and move people more efficiently.