We maintain all makes and models of elevators, escalators, and automatic building doors.
Boost your elevator’s reliability, eco-efficiency, comfort, and appearance with our modernization solutions.
Our modernization solutions will increase their lifespan, giving you the flexibility of replacing the entire installation or just individual components.
BUILDINGS WITHOUT ELEVATORS
Discover our retrofit elevators solutions for buildings currently without elevators.
A SLICE OF HEAVEN
KONE’s Tall Buildings survey reveals that 2 out of 3 metropolitans have positive or very positive attitude toward tall buildings. Pauliina Louhiluoto, a resident of Shanghai is one of them. Find out why.
ATTENTION: STARTUPS WANTED!
Startups are hip, agile and innovative. Corporate giants have the muscle to make ideas happen. Put them together in a marriage and everyone wins – if the chemistry is right.
BACK TO BASICS
What do end-users and customers really want? Every year hundreds of KONE employees spend one entire day with their customers, building personnel, and end-users to find out. We let you in on a few secrets from the last event of People Flow Day with special focus on service experience.
CAUTION! HACKERS AT WORK
‘An elevator that reads your mind’ could leap from the fringes of fiction into the realms of reality if Streamr’s concept of a ‘telepathic elevator’ – that uses big data to enhance People Flow – begins to take shape. After all, the idea won KONE’s first Hackathon.
Celebrating the dragon
A 20-year-old relationship has a charm and mystery of its own and KONE’s presence in China, for two decades, stands testimony to this chemistry.
DECODING THE CONNECTED WORLD
The increasing amount of data collected by sensors embedded in elevators, buildings, cars and even appliances in our homes is expected to change the way we live in rapidly urbanizing cities. To make sense of this sea of data, KONE partners with IBM.
Design for more livable cities
At KONE we see design as a strategic tool for improving quality of life. Our strategy is to differentiate ourselves by offering the best customer and user experience, and design plays a key role in this pursuit.
IT'S ALL ABOUT A ROPE!
Traveling a kilometer is no huge feat – unless you want to make the journey upwards in a single elevator ride. The secret lies in the ropes.
LIFE IN THE SKY
Imagine living in a skyscraper that shoots through the clouds to take you away from all the chaos, noise, and pollution of daily-life. If your imagination has already taken wings, then read our 2-part story on ‘living the sky life’.
NEW RULES OF THE GAME
Digitalization has the power to transform industry, improve quality and bring innovations to the market more quickly. Antti Koskelin, CIO at KONE, explains how is KONE shaping its operations to the trend.
PUTTING ELEVATORS TO TEST
Whatever the future of high-rise technology might hold, KONE has the facilities to test them. The Kunshan Test Tower is purpose-built for a single mission: testing elevators to make them better, smarter and faster.
Find out how KONE and Karstadt department store teamed up to make safety training fun, informative, and rewarding – for children.
SHIFTING GEARS WITH DIGITALIZATION
Digitalization and connected solutions are changing the automotive industry and there are striking similarities to the elevator and escalator industry.
SUSTAINABLE URBANIZATION - MYTH OR REALITY?
Building sustainable cities is no child’s play. As megacities devise strategies to make their habitats more livable, we find out if there’s a secret recipe to success.
Tapping the potential of urbanization
Henrik Ehrnrooth, President and CEO, KONE Corporation tells us how KONE contributes to the creation of liveable and sustainable cities in different parts of the world.