Hitachi, a japanese company made the fastest elevator in the World. During tests at the CFT Finance Center in Guangzhou, the elevator reached a top speed of 75,6 km/h !
It is a new world record....
Elevators enhance upper floors
In 1860, Stigler founded an engineering company. In 1898, this company will become Sigler Elevator Electric.
From 1860 to 1864, Grosvenor Hotel in London is the only...
In 1849, the counterweight appears. The goal is to build higher buildings and to move elevators faster.The idea of using a pulley to counterbalance the weight of the cabin seems to be...