• Elevators
    • Passenger elevators
      • Schindler 3000

        Our flexible passenger elevator solution that matches form with function. The perfect all-around passenger elevator for many different building types and uses.

      • Schindler 5000

        The Schindler 5000 passenger elevator integrates the latest technologies to deliver faster handling times for larger passenger volumes with optimum ride quality.

      • Schindler 7000

        Meet the Schindler 7000, our passenger elevator for high-rise buildings that exceeds the demanding specifications for tall structures.

    • Freight & other elevators
      • Overview

        We provide appropriate solution for freight, goods & special requirements with various types of bed, glass, panoramic & service elevator.

      • Schindler 2600

        Discover the Schindler 2600 freight elevator for warehouses, shopping centers or industrial facilities. It makes lifting heavy loads a lightweight task.

    • Modernization
      • Overview

        Our modernization solutions are expertly designed to improve your elevator's reliability, safety, performance, and energy efficiency.

      • Schindler 6300

        Easy to plan, fast to install. The Schindler 6300 is the out-of-the-box elevator modernization replacement for residential and commercial buildings.

    • Destination control
      • PORT elevator

        PORT Technology provides passengers with the lowest possible times to their destinations with the best possible comfort.

    • Building Transit Solutions
      • Overview

        An innovative solution also known as the Building Transit Integrator (BuilT-In) that streamlines operation and infomration flows across multiple appliations, from facial recognition to security access system and robot services

      • BuilT-In Facial Recognition

        By integrating Schindler Transit Management System with facial recognition, BuilT-In brings about a whole new level of convenience.

      • BuilT-In QR

        BuilT-In QR PORT Access is a proprietary Schindler solution that includes the ‘BuilT-In QR’ mobile app, PORT terminals, QR readers and BuilT-In Visitor Management System.

      • BuilT-In Robot Service Connection

        With BuilT-In integration robots can easily navigate busy building environments, place elevator calls to their destination floors, and request elevator status information.

      • BuilT-In Landing Destination Indicator

        Advertisements and infotainments are slowly slotting in every corner of the building, no matter on a TV, touch-screen device, elevator door etc.

      • BuilT-In API

        The agile, powerful API enables building management to effectively analyse data and handle daily operations, from biometric access control to robotics applications and real-time passenger tracking.

    • Digital Media Services
      • Overview

        Our digital media services make it possible to turn your elevators into communication platforms. New possibilities to advertise!

      • Schindler Ahead MediaScreen

        This in-car media solution for elevators provides relevant information to your passengers in real-time, with minimal effort and maximum attention.

      • Schindler Ahead DoorShow

        Our Schindler Ahead DoorShow keeps passengers entertained & informed while they're waiting for their elevator.

      • Schindler Ahead SmartMirror

        Our new in-elevator multimedia experience will change the way passengers enjoy their elevator ride.

      • Schindler Ahead AdScreen

        We created the Schindler Ahead AdScreen to maximize your advertising effect with every elevator trip.

    • CleanMobility
      • Overview

        Explore our solutions that help keep elevators sanitary and safe.

      • ElevateMe

        Our new Schindler ElevateMe mobile application gives elevator passengers the control to interact with elevators using their smartphones.

      • CleanCall

        Our Schindler CleanCall lets passengers select their destination with a simple wave of the hand.

      • CleanCover

        Schindler CleanCover is an antibacterial protective film that covers elevator cabin surfaces that are often touched by passengers, such as the buttons, panels, and walls.

      • PORT Technology & myPORT

        Visitors navigate their way through buildings equipped with Schindler PORT and myPORT using only their phone or personal access card.

      • UV CleanAir

        With Schindler UV CleanAir, the air in elevator cabins is sanitized and cycled more frequently and efficiently.

      • UV CleanCar

        Our Schindler UV CleanCar uses UV-C ultraviolet light to destroy bacteria and viruses in elevators reducing the risk transmission between passengers.

      • CleanSpace

        With Schindler CleanSpace, you can adjust the maximum load capacity in elevators to keep cars from becoming overcrowded.

  • Escalators & Moving walks
    • Escalators
      • Schindler 9300

        Enhanced safety features, energy efficiency, and space savings, the Schindler 9300 escalator defines state-of-the-art for moving people in commercial & public spaces.

      • Schindler 9700

        The Schindler 9700 escalator is the ideal mobility solution for large public spaces with high-traffic demands, like airports and train stations.

    • Moving walks
      • Schindler 9500AE inclined

        Developed with shopping malls in mind, the Schindler 9500AE inclined moving walk provides quiet and comfortable transportation from floor to floor.

      • Schindler 9500 horizontal

        Explore the Schindler 9500 horizontal moving walk, the ideal solution for public transportation.

    • Modernization
      • Overview

        Our professional and highly experienced technicians can modernize your escalators and moving walks from simply installing updated components to performing a full replacement.

      • Full replacement

        Upgrade your property by replacing your older equipment with new, cutting-edge Schindler 9300 or Schindler 9700 escalators or with Schindler 9500 moving walks.

      • InTruss

        The existing escalator/moving walk is extracted, keeping its truss in place. A new Schindler escalator or moving walk is assembled inside the existing truss.

      • Modernization kits

        Schindler offers modernization solutions in all areas: safety, energy consumption, and appearance, all designed to bring your escalators and moving walks up-to-date, quickly and easily.

    • Digital Media Services
      • Overview

        Utilizing the captive audience and dwell time, Schindler Digital Media Services will enhance the passengers experience with value adding content, information and entertainment.

      • Schindler Ahead AdSpot

        The urbanization of our world means we are traveling up and down a lot more frequently than ever before. So it is no surprise that our media is also going vertical.

    • CleanMobility
      • Overview

        At Schindler, we’re continuously developing solutions to help keep escalators and moving walks sanitary and safe.

      • Ultra UV & UV Pro

        Schindler Ultra UV and Ultra UV Pro help to keep handrails clean and reduce bacteria and viruses with an innovative and effective UV-C light system.

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        Learn about the people, traditions, and values that motivate us to tackle the urban mobility challenges of the 21st century.

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        By building inclusive and diverse teams, Schindler is laying the foundation for creativity, innovation, and effective decision-making.

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        Discover how we take our most talented young professionals on an international and multidisciplinary 6-year journey to help their careers flourish.

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      • Experienced professionals

        Whether you’re a lift technician or an engineer, we need people with experience and skill. Seasoned professionals make our elevator service company great!

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Schindler 5000 Higher, faster, smoother, and greener

Swiss-engineered for excellence throughout, the Schindler 5000 integrates our latest technologies to deliver faster handling times for higher passenger volumes – all with optimum ride quality. And, we selected all Schindler 5000 components and materials to meet targets for their ecological soundness as well as for performance. 

Engineered for the highest demands

The Schindler 5000 offers an excellent ride experience for passengers, with improved stability and reduced noise levels, all at high speeds and travel heights up to 210 meters.

Higher, faster, bigger

We built our modular product platform around Swiss precision-engineered components of the highest quality, enabling the Schindler 5000 to easily handle heavier loads of up to 2500 kg, increased speeds of up to 4 m/s, and rises of up to 210 meters. 

First-class ride experience

New and optimized components, plus the Schindler 5000’s flexible, durable structure, result in significantly reduced noise and vibration levels for a best-in-class ride experience.

Swiss-engineered for excellence

The Schindler 5000 integrates the latest technology and the highest quality materials to deliver faster handling times for higher passenger volumes – all with optimum ride quality and greater reliability.

Innovative drive technology

We equipped the Schindler 5000 with our innovative, regenerative drive technology that is designed to reduce travel energy by up to 30%, compared to conventional technology.

Key figures

Capacity 630 - 2500 kg*
Travel height Up to 210 m
Stops Max 60 stops
Speed 1.0 - 4.0 m/s
Drive system Machine room or machine room-less solution*, eco-friendly and regenerative gearless machine, support hybrid sleep mode
Group size Up to 8 cars
Interior Four full design lines to complement your building interior or your free choice of design, glass walls and doors
Applicable segments Residential, commercial, public transport, retail, hospitals, industrial

* Subject to elevator specification


Architecturally and environmentally friendly

Our new modular product range is designed to combine dimensions, technologies, and options flexibly to complement your building. Schindler 5000 will make your building work more efficiently and optimize space through excellent shaft utilization.

Machine-room or machine-room-less design

  • Depending on the dimensions of the shaft, there are machine room and machine-room-less (MRL)* solutions for the Schindler 5000
  • The flexible positioning of the counterweight also provides more options for perfect space utilization, maximized rentable space and lower building costs

Regenerative drive technology as standard

  • Minimum heat dissipation due to energy recuperation
  • Return of regenerated energy to mains power during overhauling mode
  • Minimal reactive power thanks to use of Power Factor 1 converter

Controller

  • Reduced stand-by power improves energy efficiency
  • Halogen-free cabling and wiring available as an option

Door system

  • High-efficiency, low-mass Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
  • Low-mass door system and low-friction mechanics
  • Halogen-free cabling and wiring available as an option

Modular system, scalable car and door dimensions

  • Scalable car sizing in any direction in 50 mm increments
  • Car heights up to 3400 mm
  • Doors can be sized and positioned with millimeter accuracy
  • The door width is adjustable in 50 mm increments from 800 to 1800 mm and door height up to 3000 mm, with a choice of telescopic (T2) or center-opening doors (C2, C4) and single or double (through-loading)

* Subject to elevator specification

Interior design lines

Navona - Functional and durable

Introduce clarity and comfort in your car with this robust design line. Fresh colors, durable accessories, and the option of five different floors make Navona an excellent choice for residential applications. Stainless steel options are also available for rear and side walls.

Times Square - Modern and versatile

A contemporary look. Choose from warm or cool colors or combine to enhance contrast for more depth. Times Square adds distinctive features to any public, commercial or residential building.

Park Avenue - Sophisticated and elegant

A touch of class. Wooden and textured laminates or back-painted glass walls for a rich, contemporary mode. Or a luxury feel with stainless steel in seven different finishes or decorative glass. Matched lighting completes Park Avenue’s elegance.

Sunset Boulevard - Inspiring and bold

Aim high for passenger excitement in upmarket locations like hotels, clubs and restaurants. The combination of premium quality materials, captivating patterns and splashy color gradients make this car a unique experience. Make your elevator your stage.

Panels, handrails, mirrors and other accessories

Linea 100

Linea 100 offers functional design in stainless steel. The integrated white glass display comes with large, easily readable red LED dot matrix floor indicator. Push buttons have clear red illumination when a call is recognized.

Linea 120 Touch

The convenience of our classic user interface converted to a touch version. The stylish design is in resistant glass with light indication to signal all functions, and dot matrix displays with large, easily readable red LEDs.

Linea 300

An upmarket user interface to enhance your elevator’s looks, with an intuitive, efficient design. The display is in black glass, with buttons positioned on elegant black stainless steel, or white glass display on a stainless steel color finishing.

The PORT Terminal

The new PORT hall call destination terminals deliver brainpower to your building. A range of PORT Terminals is available, with numerous options to optimize traffic flows. Now an established reference worldwide, PORT terminals offer elegant design, stylish ergonomics and a contemporary look.

Mirrors

Mirrors heighten the sense of space, depth and comfort in elevators - and provide a vital service for passengers. Your elevator can be fitted with a full-height or half-height safety glass mirror on the side or rear wall of the car.

Handrails

Handrails convey a feeling of security. Schindler stainless steel handrails are designed to blend with car interiors, shapes and textures, and can be mounted to the side and rear walls. Available in curved, straight, straight with curved ends, and revolving layouts.

Landing doors

How your elevator design immerses with your building can enhance your tenants’ response to the overall building décor. We offer a full range of colors to help you unleash your building’s full design potential.

Bumper rails

Designed to protect your elevator car walls and prolong their sleek looks, Schindler’s damage bumper rails are available in a variety of heights, and in stainless steel or PVC.

Schindler elevators designed for next-generation technologies

Benefit from our tools, solutions, and latest innovations to support you throughout the entire product life cycle of your elevator. From planning to operation, we design our elevators to use state-of-the-art technologies.

Plan & Design online

With just a few clicks, you can plan exactly the right elevator for your building. Our online Plan & Design tool provides you with recommendations, comprehensive product specifications, and detailed layout drawings. All of these are compatible with Building Information Modeling standards, and with our Project Cloud you can share your projects with us.

Innovation in installation

Our new INEX (Installation Excellence) system reduces construction preparation and resources for our customers, as well as improving safety and efficiency on site.

Our autonomous self-climbing robot system - Schindler’s Robotic Installation System for Elevators (Schindler R.I.S.E) - will enhance quality and speed of construction while maintaining safety on site.

Smart operation - switching to digital

All our new elevators come fully enabled for Schindler Ahead—our IoT (Internet of Things) portfolio of services. With Schindler Ahead, we make sure that our customers can step confidently into the digital era.

  • Maximize uptime with Ahead Remote Monitoring
    With digital connectivity, issues can be detected and addressed well before service is affected. This helps facilities take timely action to minimize or even avoid downtime. Schindler Ahead maximizes uptime thanks to instant, accurate insights. 
  • Real-time insights with Ahead ActionBoard
    Schindler Ahead ActionBoard provides operational, performance and commercial information in real time, giving customers clear, instant oversight of their entire elevator and escalator portfolio.

User experience on a higher level

Inform, engage, entertain. Display engaging multimedia content for your passengers and generate new revenue streams through advertising. Turn your elevator into an infotainment hub with Ahead SmartMirror and DoorShow.

Best-in-class traffic management

All Schindler 5000 elevators are fully enabled for our PORT Technology, with all the advantages of reduced travel time in elevators, higher passenger traffic capacity, and the potential for full building security and personalized access. PORT makes buildings more attractive, more efficient, and more valuable. 

Performance

Schindler revolutionized the elevator industry with the PORT destination control. Especially suited to large elevator groups or straight-line configurations in heavy-traffic commercial buildings, PORT increases handling capacity and reduces travel times.

Comfort

PORT reduces crowding both in the lobby and inside the car, by selecting the destination floor before entering the elevator, passengers going to the same floor will be grouped to the same elevator. Now, PORT brings a number of powerful access control features that help curb unauthorized access to a building while preserving a smooth and contemporary experience.

Personalized

PORT opens up a wide range of possibilities when it comes to delivering a personalized user experience. Designed to meet the specific needs of a building and those of its individual occupants, the PORT Technology comes with a versatile user interface that ensures the highest level of vigilance - in total convenience.

PORT Access

PORT Access is a revolutionary access control solution for commercial and residential buildings, providing truly integrated mobility – tenants and visitors travel securely and conveniently from entrance to destination through a network of PORT Access terminals.

Excellent ecological performance

The Schindler Sustainability Policy is our commitment to continuously improve the environmental impact of our products and services across their entire life cycle. The Schindler 5000 passenger elevator is a fully pre-engineered product in which all parts are perfectly adjusted, saving both space and energy.

Class A energy-efficiency rating

Regenerative drive, LED lighting and standby mode while parked, are standard eco-friendly features in all Schindler 5000 elevators, helping it to achieve the highest energy-efficiency rating class according to ISO 25745-2*. 

Environmental Product Declarations (EPD)

To provide an insight into the ecological performance of our elevators throughout their life, we provide Environmental Product Declarations (EPD). Schindler has registered EPDs with the “International EPD® System” for all major elevator product lines, taking an important step further in the assessment of the environmental performance of our products, while underlining our continuous efforts towards sustainable solutions.  

*The classification always refers to a specific customer configuration. Usage pattern, load capacity, customer specific options and site conditions influence the final rating.


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Plan & Design

Create the perfect solution for your building. Plan & Design your elevator or escalator in minutes with our easy-to-use online planning tool.

Enhance your elevator

CleanMobility solutions

Explore our solutions that help keep elevators sanitary and safe.

Digital Media Services

Our digital media services turn your elevators into communication platforms, opening up new channels for advertising.

Destination control

The PORT technology revolutionizes the science of optimizing traffic flow through a building while offering personalized service and access control.