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Elevator Technology

Elevator Technology

Your global urban mobility leader

In just a few decades, 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.

thyssenkrupp Elevator in UK & Ireland

In the UK and Ireland, thyssenkrupp UK have more than 470 employees work across a network of 13 branches, including a registered office in Nottingham and our head office in London. 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).

Products

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Escalators
Escalators

thyssenkrupp escalators optimize traffic flows in train stations and airports and improve use of all floors in department stores and malls. Architects, consultants, general contractors and operators count on us when it comes to handling new installations and modernization projects and providing reliable service and maintenance support. Our tailor-made products ensure cities are prepared for the challenges of tomorrow.

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Home elevators
Home elevators

thyssenkrupp home elevators offer a new level of comfort and quality of life for the home environment. Our systems are sold individually to private customers or as standard solutions to housing developers. Available in various sizes, for installation with or without a shaft, in existing or new houses, indoors or out, and with an incredible selection of cabin décor elements and materials, home elevators from thyssenkrupp are a feature no home should be without.

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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.

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Passenger boarding bridges
Passenger boarding bridges

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.

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Moving walks
Moving walks

thyssenkrupp moving walks provide a convenient mobility option for people with luggage and shopping carts. At airports and in large superstores, moving walks are key to efficient traffic flows. Architects, consultants, general contractors and operators count on us when it comes to handling new installation and modernization projects and providing reliable service and maintenance support. Our modular pitless moving walk is a resource-friendly solution for sustainable urbanization.

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Elevators
Elevators

thyssenkrupp elevators help keep people moving in residential and office buildings, hotels, hospitals, train stations and airports. Our passenger and freight elevators are sought-after by architects, planners and facility managers – whether for new installations or modernization projects. Our German-engineered elevator systems offer increased user safety, superior ride comfort and maximum availability. With our innovative solutions we are contributing to the mobility of the future.

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Platform lifts
Platform lifts

thyssenkrupp platform lifts offer practical accessibility solutions for wheelchair users – indoors and out, at home and in public places. For authorities, tourist attractions and public transport, barrier-free access is particularly important, so our clients include architects, facility managers and construction companies. Our products meet all architectural requirements, are robust and reliable and feature smart, user-friendly functions.

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Stair lifts
Stair lifts

thyssenkrupp stair lifts allow people with reduced mobility to use the stairs in their own home. Our stair lift solutions are available directly to private customers as well as to public institutions. Numerous international design awards prove that design and functionality don't have to be mutually exclusive. Our patented ASL technology for automatic swiveling and leveling of the chair makes our lift best in class.

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