Company organization

ThyssenKrupp Elevator AG

The Elevator Technology business area brings together the ThyssenKrupp Group's global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 5.7 billion euros in fiscal 2011/2012 and customers in 150 countries, ThyssenKrupp Elevator is one of the world's leading elevator companies. With more than 47,000 skilled employees, the company offers innovative and energy-efficient products designed to meet customers’ individual requirements.

The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. 900 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.

The business is organized in five operating units, four of which concentrate on the regional elevator business (Central/Eastern/ Northern Europe, Southern Europe/Africa/Middle East, Americas and Asia/Pacific). The other one, which operates globally, is: Access solutions (passenger boarding bridges/chair, service and platform lifts, as well as home elevators).

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Asia Pacific

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Asia Pacific is active in the Asia Pacific market with a dense network of branches and offices offering new installation, modernization and service business for the complete product range.

Our manufacturing factories are located in the following areas:

  • Songjiang Elevator Plant in Shanghai, China
  • Zhongshan Elevator Plant in Guangdong, China
  • Cheonan Elevator Plant, Korea
  • Zhongshan Escalator and Passenger Boarding Bridge Plant in Guangdong, China
  • Access Plant in Shanghai, China

ThyssenKrupp AG in brief

ThyssenKrupp has 150,000 employees in around 80 countries work with passion and expertise to develop solutions for sustainable progress. Their skills and commitment are the basis of our success. In fiscal year 2011/2012 ThyssenKrupp generated sales of €40 billion.

Innovations and technical progress are key factors in managing global growth and using finite resources in a sustainable way. With our engineering expertise in the areas of "Material", "Mechanical" and "Plant", we enable our customers to gain an edge in the global market and manufacture innovative products in a cost and resource efficient way.

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