Elevator Technology

Elevator Technology

At thyssenkrupp, our Elevator Technology business designs and delivers innovative passenger transportation solutions that make cities the best ever places to live.

As a leading global company, Elevator Technology’s over 50,000 highly qualified employees develop, manufacture, install, maintain and modernize:

  • Passenger and freight elevators
  • Escalators and moving walks
  • Passenger boarding bridges
  • Stair and platform lifts

Our pioneering systems transport people safe and comfortable in many of the world’s landmark buildings—from major airports, train stations and shopping malls to the largest office towers and most luxurious hotels. We also provide tailored service solutions for all of our products to customers in 150 countries.

Today’s cities need smart solutions

A growing number of people are moving to cities; and buildings are getting taller and bigger than ever. Our personal transportation systems tackle these challenges head-on. They’re technically advanced, user friendly and resource saving.

  • 7,674 mn €

    sales

  • > 52,000

    employees worldwide

  • > 900

    locations worldwide

7,674 mn €

sales

> 52,000

employees worldwide

> 900

locations worldwide

Products

ACCEL
ACCEL

ACCEL is a game-changing transportation system shortening connection times at airports and metros. Passengers enter at normal walking speed and are transported at high speed to the other end. Powered by linear motors, ACCEL can cut transit times at airports by an incredible two-thirds. ACCEL can also be installed in existing metro stations without major building work or infrastructure modifications.

Airport Solutions
Airport Solutions

In addition to increasing aircraft efficiency, thyssenkrupp passenger boarding bridges enhance the comfort and safety of passengers on the way to the plane. A variety of options are available to serve most aircraft types, from the Airbus A380 to propeller planes. Our clients – airport operators and developers – trust our custom solutions, the result of decades-long experience. thyssenkrupp creates not just a product, but a tailor-made solution for every need.

Industries

Automotive
Automotive

Innovations for the automobiles of tomorrow

As a reliable partner we support auto manufacturers worldwide in the manufacture of light, safe, and affordable vehicles – with our products and our expertise.
Construction, infrastructure, and buildings
Construction, infrastructure, and buildings

Innovations for urban transformation

Whether it’s passenger transportation solutions or materials for state-of-the-art architecture – with our innovative products we are helping shape the cities of tomorrow.
Mining and metals
Mining and metals

Global services and products from a single source

Our extensive product portfolio includes high-strength, high-tech materials, innovative machinery, and turnkey facilities, as well as global warehousing and logistics services.
Chemicals
Chemicals

Higher efficiency, lower emissions

We support our customers in the chemical industry with our engineering expertise in the design and construction of efficient chemical, refinery, and other industrial plants.
Energy generation and distribution
Energy generation and distribution

Sustainable technologies for a better future

With our vast product portfolio we offer solutions for the production, transportation, storage, and transformation of renewable and fossil energies.
Food and drink
Food and drink

Form follows function

As one of the three biggest packaging steel producers in Europe, we offer our customers innovative materials and a comprehensive range of services.
Appliances
Appliances

Smart solutions for smart appliances

For the household appliance sector, we develop innovative materials and surfaces – and supply the starting material for white goods and furniture. A comprehensive range of services rounds out our portfolio.
Aerospace
Aerospace

Full support for the world’s leading aerospace companies

With our advanced materials and processes, we help our customers reduce costs in the production of aircraft parts and raise air safety standards.
Engineering
Engineering

Premium materials for state-of-the-art processing technologies

As partner to a wide range of industries, we support plant construction projects around the world – with our vast experience and engineering expertise.
Oil and gas
Oil and gas

A local presence worldwide

With our wide portfolio of products and services and our global network, we have a local presence in all the main oil and gas markets.
Shipbuilding
Shipbuilding

Engineering expertise “Made in Germany”

With over three hundred years of experience and expertise, we offer our customers state-of-the-art technology and German craftsmanship in civil and naval shipbuilding.
Special vehicles
Special vehicles

For the toughest conditions

Through rigorous material tests and continuous process control, we offer our customers consistent high quality in the construction and operation of highly specialized vehicles for all applications.