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Yes, you read that right. I assert we will need to miniaturize our products’ burden on buildings while having bigger experiences and faster delivery times which requires stronger materials. 

Remember Ironman’s super-cool digital screens inside his ocean-side lair? Well today, thyssenkrupp announced that our service technicians will use HoloLens technology in its elevator service operations worldwide.

There is no getting around it. If your building is two stories or hundreds of feet, you are going to need an elevator. You have to meet the American Disabilities Act codes but what you don’t need is a complicated elevator system to travel just a few feet.

The term “smart city” can be open to interpretation. Here are a few prerequisites established a few years ago.  A smart city uses technologies to be more intelligent and efficient when using resources.

thyssenkrupp is currently putting the finishing touches on the installation of 30 elevators and 2 escalators that will serve 52 floors at River Point, a new office tower located on a prime piece of property overlooking the Chicago River.


Hi – my name is Monica Miller and I am thyssenkrupp’s sustainable design manager and my co-workers and I spearhead our sustainable efforts in the North America. Part of my job includes meeting with architects and attending conferences to learn about the industry’s sustainability trends so we can ensure thyssenkrupp stays on the leading edge. I strongly believe that a multi-disciplinary approach is the ideal way to build well- designed sustainable projects and in this blog, I will share what I learn.