Month: August 2019

Predictive Maintenance: Top 10 Ways IoT is Changing Elevators

08/09/2018 | BY JANELLE PENNY The same Internet of Things (IoT) devices that are enabling more granular lighting and HVAC control are now making predictive maintenance easier, cheaper and less labor-intensive for elevators and escalators. IoT’s technical capabilities let the devices manage large streams of performance data and predict maintenance requirements and impending failures with a fraction of the time
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Thyssenkrupp CEO warms up to elevator unit sale after profit warning

August 08, 2019, 01:29:00 AM EDT By Reuters Reuters By Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff FRANKFURT/DUESSELDORF, Germany, Aug 8 (Reuters) – Germany’sThyssenkrupp on Thursday issued its fourth profit warning under current boss Guido Kerkhoff, who agreed to consider a sale of its prized elevators business to help turn around the stricken conglomerate. The crown jewel in a
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thyssenkrupp Elevator to pursue LEED v4 certification for its new Innovation and Qualification Center in Atlanta

– Boasting the tallest elevator test tower in the Western Hemisphere at 420 feet, the IQC will be the cornerstone of thyssenkrupp Elevator’s new North American headquarters in Atlanta – The global urban mobility leader’s LEED v4 certification pursuit continues thyssenkrupp’s commitment to improving green building transportation worldwide ATLANTA, Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — thyssenkrupp Elevator has announced
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Hitachi Elevator China debuts next-gen smart elevator

by Gigi OnagAugust 6, 2019 Hitachi Elevator (China) launched its new smart elevator at a company event in Kunming. Hitachi Elevator (China) recently unveiled in Kunming its the next-generation smart elevator MCA-ES, which uses advanced intelligent control technology to monitor users’ riding experience. The new model is designed for 5G and is running on an open platform.
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