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TK Elevator acquires Accurate Elevator, its fifth acquisition in North America in 2021

Jun 18, 2021

TK Elevator has acquired Accurate Elevator, a leading provider of elevator services in the Florida Keys for many years.

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Physical and digital merge

Jun 9, 2021

Until recently, services and offerings were made either in the digital world or the physical world. Today, innovative approaches are merging the two. URBAN HUB investigates how phygital offerings can transform and optimize how we experience services from shopping to maintenance.


TK Elevator commits to reach net-zero global emissions

May 28, 2021

As a stand-alone-company, TK Elevator is clearly committed to lead the way to a low carbon future.


TK Elevator Canada strengthens position in Ontario by acquiring three elevator companies

May 26, 2021

TK Elevator Canada has acquired three companies that specialize in elevator modernization, service and repair in Ontario – Bay Elevator, Direct Elevator and True Canadian Elevator Maintenance Company.


TK Elevator launches new momentum elevators for high-rise buildings in Europe and Africa

May 26, 2021

TK Elevator, a global urban mobility leader, is responding to the needs of the evolving high-rise segment in Europe and Africa with its new elevator family: momentum.

World Day of Cultural Diversity

May 21, 2021



TK Elevator bows to Helmut Jahn

May 10, 2021

TK Elevator is deeply saddened by the death of Helmut Jahn. The world has lost one of the most distinguished personalities of the international architecture scene.


TK Elevator acquires Albany Elevator, a leading provider of maintenance, repair and installation services in the Albany, NY area

May 3, 2021

TK Elevator has acquired Albany Elevator, a leading provider of modernization, maintenance, repair and installation services in the Albany area founded in 2000.


World Safety Day

Apr 28, 2021

Today marks the annual UN World Day for Safety and Health at Work.


Maximum mobility for the fans of the Texas Rangers: TK Elevator supplies 24 elevators and 13 escalators at Globe Life Field

Apr 26, 2021


TK Elevator moves into new headquarters

Apr 19, 2021

From Ruhr to Rhine: as of this week, the first employees of TK Elevator are moving into the new headquarters in the immediate vicinity of Düsseldorf Airport.


S200 Stairlift by TK Elevator wins Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021

Apr 14, 2021

The S200 stairlift by TK Elevator has just won the prestigious Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021 for its outstanding design quality.

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CEO interview on India

Mar 29, 2021

Learn key details of the Indian elevator market and ideas for accessing it. Successful entrepreneur Manish Mehan, CEO TK Elevator India, offers his tips and insights as a market insider and talks about the qualities that helped him win an APEA 2020 Master Entrepreneur Award.


TK Elevator takes over service at new Berlin Brandenburg Airport

Mar 25, 2021

TK Elevator takes over servicing of 48 third party escalators and 147 elevators.


TK Elevator: Vincent Della Valle is new COO with responsibility for Product and Supply Chain

Mar 16, 2021

Vincent Della Valle (59) has been appointed to the Management Board of TK Elevator GmbH, effective April 1, 2021.


TK Elevator installs 8 TWIN lifts at the Trinity Tower in La Défense

Mar 11, 2021

TK Elevator, a leading global player in the elevators and escalators market, announces the installation of two escalators and 16 lifts, including 8 TWINs, at the Trinity Tower of La Défense business district in Paris.


TK Elevator is signatory of UN Global Compact

Mar 9, 2021

TK Elevator, a leading global player in the elevator and escalator market, actively supports the UN Global Compact objectives. The company has become a signatory of the United Nation’s initiative.


TK Elevator provides 110 essential mobility units for spectacular Shenzhen Airport Satellite Concourse in China

Mar 3, 2021

TK Elevator exclusively provides 110 mobility units for Shenzhen Airport’s satellite concourse in China. Scheduled to open in June 2021, the new concourse will be further boosting the airport’s capacity as a hub and strengthen the capabilities of the Chinese Shenzhen region.


New company name, new brand: thyssenkrupp Elevator now called TK Elevator with new global brand TKE

Feb 25, 2021

Essen, February 25, 2021 - TK Elevator, a leading global player in the elevators and escalators market, announces the launch of its new global brand, TKE. The new brand name results from the change in ownership that took place mid of last year.


TK Elevator strengthens its position in the Nordic region by acquiring Swedish elevator companies

Feb 19, 2021

TK Elevator, a global urban mobility leader, is about to strengthen its position in the Swedish market by acquiring the elevator operations of Sdiptech AB. Together, the companies in scope have generated revenues of about 30 mn EUR in the fiscal year 2020. With 115 employees, they manage a maintenance portfolio of approximately 9,500 units in the Swedish capital.

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Last mile connectivity

Feb 17, 2021

Elevators, escalators, and moving walks are gaining recognition as essential elements of urban public transport networks. They help extend the range of metro stations by closing the “last-mile” gap, and they can also be used independently to create entirely new urban connections.


Next generation stairlift: S200 from TK Elevator enables new home mobility

Jan 28, 2021

Elderly people as well as those with mobility issues often struggle to move freely in their homes from floor to floor when stairs become an obstacle to their mobility. Considering that the worldwide number of over 60-year-olds is continuously rising, the growing need for a mobility solution in homes becomes a larger concern for the homeowner and their loved ones. With the new S200, TK Elevator has created a stairlift that offers maximum comfort, safety and customization.

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Mobility drives hospital efficiency

Jan 25, 2021

Any project related to healthcare bears a huge responsibility. In short, equipment cannot fail. This also holds true for in-house mobility solutions. URBAN HUB looks at modernized and some brand-new hospitals on the frontline benefiting from cutting-edge technology in elevators and escalators.


TK Elevator ensures maximum mobility at University of Seville

Jan 19, 2021

TK Elevator announces its latest success in urban mobility: the company has won contract to provide maintenance services for 213 mobility units at the renowned University of Seville in Spain.


thyssenkrupp Elevator wins Elevator World’s ‘2021 Project of the Year’ award for mechanical ramps of Gran Via in Vigo, Spain

Jan 14, 2021

The international magazine Elevator World has awarded thyssenkrupp Elevator the prestigious International ‘Project of the Year’ prize for the company’s mechanical ramp project carried out on the Gran Via de Vigo, Spain. The project won the first place in the category of moving walks.

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Cozy holidays at home

Dec 22, 2020

The holiday season is upon us and many are wondering how they’ll celebrate. Winter is a time of cozy indoor gatherings, but sometimes that’s just not possible. URBAN HUB looks at some tips on creating a warm holiday spirit and still connecting when get-togethers are not possible.


thyssenkrupp Elevator with promising start as independent elevator company

Dec 16, 2020

Despite the impact of the global corona pandemic, thyssenkrupp Elevator has demonstrated its fundamental resilience. Due to its strong focus on its stable services business driven by the digital transformation, the company’s global footprint, a dedicated management team and a highly motivated employee workforce, the firm has found ways to continue working under difficult conditions – ensuring ongoing mobility in buildings, especially for crucial infrastructures such as health facilities and public buildings.


MAX in every new elevator and escalator: thyssenkrupp Elevator is expanding its digital platform MAX

Dec 10, 2020

thyssenkrupp Elevator integrates its cloud-based digital platform MAX into all kinds of new elevator and escalator systems. With this significant step towards digitalization of its products and services, the company drives the industry by making digitally enhanced products and services the new normal – increasing service quality, creating transparency and giving customers a peace of mind.


thyssenkrupp Elevator recognized as global leader in climate protection by CDP

Dec 8, 2020

thyssenkrupp Elevator has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP. The organization placed thyssenkrupp Elevator on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling climate change. Therewith, the company was recognized for its actions to cut emissions, mitigate climate risks and develop the low-carbon economy.

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Digital Transformation Elevator Services

Dec 3, 2020

How is the elevator industry changing and what can we expect in the near future? Jon Clarine, Head of Digital Services, thyssenkrupp Elevator North America knows and is excited. URBAN HUB talks to him about how digitization transforms services and opens new doors in the elevator industry.


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