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Elevators, Escalators

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Hitachi pursues technical development for greater safety and comfort in elevators and escalators, in order to provide new value for people, building systems, and society. These are interviews with engineers about Hitachi’s pioneering efforts.

Interview

Developing the World’s Fastest Elevator

In ultra-high-speed elevators, various problems emerge which were not issues before, such as vibration and noise caused by air resistance and tiny bumps in guide rails. Let’s take a look at how Hitachi divided these issues into the three themes of drive performance, safety, and comfort, and developed technologies to achieve the world’s fastest speeds.

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Drive Performance

Drive and Control Technologies to Produce the World’s Fastest Speeds

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Comfort

Comming Soon

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Safety

Comming Soon

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