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December 08, 2014 ThyssenKrupp Elevator remains on growth track: UK acquisition strengthens the company’s global service network In response to cities flourishing at an unstoppable pace – a 2.5 billion increase is expected in urban populations by 2050 – ThyssenKrupp, who has just introduced the new rope-less elevator MULTI, set to revolutionise the elevator industry, is expanding its network of mobility products and services. The company’s acquisition of UK-based Lift & Engineering Services is another step in strengthening its global reach.
November 28, 2014 ThyssenKrupp develops the world’s first rope-free elevator system to enable the building industry face the challenges of global urbanization The era of the rope-dependent elevator is now over, 160 years after its invention. ThyssenKrupp places linear motors in elevator cabins, transforming conventional elevator transportation in vertical metro systems. MULTI elevator technology increases transport capacities and efficiency while reducing the elevator footprint and peak loads from the power supply in buildings. Several cabins in the same shaft moving vertically and horizontally will permit buildings to adopt different heights, shapes, and purposes. The first MULTI unit will be in tests by 2016.
November 25, 2014 Engaging urbanisation: Urban-Hub.com is a new digital magazine to promote discussions on how people shape cities Urbanisation will see a 2.5 billion increase in city populations by 2050, and of the 10-11 billion population expected by the end of the century, around 70% will live in urban spaces. Factoring in the challenges that urbanisation represents for the world, it is more imperative than ever that we make sustainable choices to move towards creating cities that are not only pleasant but also the most environmentally friendly structures possible, offering efficient mobility in the city as well as inside buildings, with easy and cost-effective infrastructure.
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Asia Pacific Press

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September 04, 2012 First training truck of ThyssenKrupp Elevator (China) embarks on its cross-country training mission A unique and ingenious new training approach debuts in China
January 31, 2012 ThyssenKrupp Elevator continues its success in introducing TWIN to elevator market in China 2 TWIN systems for the Sightseeing Tower in the Beijing Olympic Park ThyssenKrupp Elevator (China), a subsidiary of ThyssenKrupp Elevator AG,…
January 31, 2012 ThyssenKrupp Elevator strengthens market position in India New Joint Venture with Eros Elevators & Escalators Private Limited