CTBUH technical document analyzes how to approach tall urban habitat.
Measuring 33 inches wide, the delivery robots can travel on sidewalks and can carry payloads weighing up to 77 lbs. Photo courtesy thyssenkrupp
“With driverless delivery robots, we could fill a gap and get spare parts from our warehouses to...read more
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According to the developers, the system will handle more passenger traffic and save energy costs....
Rendering courtesy Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
The tower would be the centerpiece of Next Tokyo, a mini city in Tokyo Bay adapted to climate cha...read more
Customers invited to submit before and after photos of their elevator cab makeover for chance to...read more
Shanghai New World Daimaru Store. Photo: © Ffang, Dreamstime.com
From towering spiral escalators to solar-powered elevators, check out these innovations in vertic...read more
The tower's location in Rottweil, Germany, was selected because of its proximity to roughly 10,000 engineering students in area universities. Photos courtesy ThyssenKrupp
The 761-foot concrete tower will enable the manufacturer to test its maglev elevator prototypes....read more
Rookery Building, Chicago. Photo: Velvet via Wikimedia Commons
New York City’s Fire, Buildings, and City Planning Departments in New York are writing rules to g...read more
The JumpLift system from KONE uses a mobile machine room that moves upward as the construction pr...read more
Pennsylvania plant is the first LEED Gold certified elevator manufacturing facility in North Amer...read more
Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction fore...read more
Last year was the second-busiest ever in terms of 200-meter-plus building completions, with 73 to...read more
KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are amo...read more
KONE Corporation has announced a new elevator technology that could make it possible for supertal...read more
New elevator technology enables Detroit’s Cobo Center to replace its escalators without disruptio...read more
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Supertall two-tower complex located in Seoul’s Yongsan International Business District.
The living lab—the only one of its kind in Texas—is designed to test various technologies and sys...read more
The operation of the elevator is scheduled to begin in 2014.
Harley Ellis Devereaux will relocate the employees in its current Berkeley, Calif., office to the...read more
The acquisition of Sterling Elevator Services Corporation is the third acquisition completed by T...read more
The Griffin Electric team was responsible for replacing the previous electrical service...read more
Elevators and escalators have been re-engineered to help building owners reduce energy consumptio...read more
The conclusive and independent third-party validation process is another step toward a green prod...read more
Wins reinforce Otis’ position as leader in energy-efficient products.
The energy-efficient NCE escalator from Otis offers customers substantial “green” benefits.
Elevator fixture line to operate independently of safety edge and communication business.
The project was one of three to win the award in the category of Architectural/Non-Residential. ...
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The $4.8 million Lewis and Clark Confluence Tower in Hartford, Ill., commemorates explorers Meriw...read more