What lies beneath!
Elevators of the world’s tallest building to be, Jeddah Tower, were tested in an underground limestone mine in Tytyri, Finland. The world’s deepest elevator testing facility houses 11 elevator shafts and can test a travel distance of 305 meters. See how a country with no high-rises is shaping the high-rise revolution.
Reaching new heights in Kunshan
Kunshan test tower in China is the Asian twin of KONE’s high-rise laboratory in Finland. Towering 235 meters above land, this is where cutting-edge high-rise innovations undergo rigorous testing. Find out what makes this test tower a technical chameleon.
The story of a rope
The revolutionary KONE UltraRope® is as strong as conventional steel cables, while having 1/5th the mass. See how it has doubled future elevator travel distances from 500 meters to 1,000 meters.
Jump-start to a new era
The KONE JumpLift elevator solution keeps pace with construction, allowing buildings to be completed faster, while improving people and material flow efficiencies by 20%. Watch this fascinating piece of tech at work.
Elevators weighing tons are dropped into free-fall at extreme speeds to test their safety gears in real-life situations. Watch what happens when safety devices kick into action.
See the ground-breaking technologies that form the cornerstone of Beijing's Tallest Tower.
Redefining vertical journeys in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Presenting the tallest man-made structure in the southern hemisphere.
KONE JumpLift™ takes Toronto’s high-rise industry by storm.
KONE Major Projects
Learn more about KONE’s global team of experts dedicated to special buildings and large projects.