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As one of the world's largest elevators and escalators manufacturers, KONE has become a technology leader in elevators and escalators industry with its innovative products and services. KONE was the first company that applied the permanent magnet synchronous gearless traction technology in the elevators industry and became the industry pioneer in machine room-less and small machine room elevators, triggering a new wave of elevator drive technology revolution. In Finland, KONE has built the elevator test shaft with the longest travel height in the world, with the depth up to 350 meters.
Based on KONE’s global R&D centers and carrying forward its product technology and management experience that has been leading the world for more than 100 years, GiantKONE has a professional R&D team with more than 100 experts and advanced R&D center with first-class facilities and environment. Combined with the feature of target market, we keep introduction, development and research on new technology and product. Our technology and products are always leading the industry.
GM8 GiantKONE Disc Motor
In 1996, KONE invented disc-type motor and manufactured the first machine room-less elevator in the market. This brand-new elevator concept that requires only independent shaft but no machine room became the new standard for the elevator industry quickly.
Today, with more than 20 years of experience in disc motor, KONE strives for perfection with GiantKONE, and have jointly developed new products that meet KONE’s global safety and quality standards.
KONE LCETM Modular Control System
KONE's exclusive LCE™ Modular Control System creates "Smart Brain" and "Robust Nervous System" for the elevator products. The individual components are closely connected with each other through the LON network, making the elevator operation accurate and flexible, adaptable to the technology development at present or future, and always up to date.
Elevator control system and electrification system integrated
32-bit microcomputer network control system
Serial transmission technology
Intelligent control and self-diagnosis function
Group control module
GCETM600 GiantKONE Patented Escalator Control System
Co-developed with KONE, compliant with KONE’s global safety and quality standards and fully meet and exceed industry standard requirements
Fully leverage of PESSRAE technology
New design concept of safety bus using of CAN Bus
Highly integrated system with improved energy efficiency
KONE Innovation Achievements
KONE has achieved tremendous innovations in R&D and obtained more than 3,000 patents so far.
KONE EcoDisc? Motor
The core of KONE elevator solutions. Since the introduction of this revolutionary solution in 1996, the installed capacity in the world has exceeded 800,000 so far.
KONE UltraRopeTM Carbon Fiber Rope
It achieves the latest technological breakthrough and set a new milestone for high-speed elevator technology.
KONE High-speed Elevator Test Tower
KONE has the world's deepest elevator test shaft up to 350 meters, including 11 elevator shafts, a total length of 1.6 kilometers.