TOSHIBA ELEVATOR AND BUILDING SYSTEM CORPORATION
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About Us History

1966 Elevator and Escalator business launched Installed first escalator
New elevator factory(Tokyo) 1974

New elevator factory
(Tokyo) 1974

R&D tower(Tokyo) 1976

R&D tower
(Tokyo) 1976

150m high R&D tower completed (Tokyo) 1997

150m high R&D tower
completed
(Tokyo) 1997

Machine-roomless elevator (SPACEL)1998

Machine-roomless elevator
(SPACEL)1998

New factory in Shenyang(China) 2005

New factory in Shenyang
(China) 2005

Toshiba Elevator (China) Co., Ltd. 2008

Toshiba Elevator (China)
Co., Ltd. 2008

TOSHIBA ELEVATOR AND BUILDING SYSTEMS CORPORATION.(Tokyo) 2001

Chevalier Hong Kong LTD.
(Hong Kong) 2009

Toshiba Elevator Korea Inc. (Korea) 2002

Toshiba Elevator (INDIA) PVT. LTD
2011

TOSHIBA ELEVATOR AND BUILDING SYSTEMS CORPORATION. (Kawasaki) 2013

TOSHIBA ELEVATOR AND
BUILDING SYSTEMS
CORPORATION.
(Kawasaki) 2013

1967 Installed first elevator New elevator factory and a R&D tower (in Fuchu Complex) completed Toshiba Elevator Service Corporation established
1974 Escalator factory completed (in Fuchu Complex)
1977 Microcomputer application group supervisory operation system commercialized
1985 Installed Inverter-controlled high-speed gearless elevator (world's first)
1987 Installed Elevator for intelligent building (Umeda Center Building)
1991 Toshiba Elevator Products Corporation established
1992 Ultra high-speed elevator commercialized Received an order for six units of 540m/min high-speed inverter-controlled gearless elevators for Osaka World Trade Center Building (Osaka)
1993 Installed aerial escalator to Umeda Sky Building Telt Engineering Corporation established
1994 Obtained ISO-9001
1995 Toshiba Elevator (Shanghai) Co., LTD. established
Toshiba Elevator (Shenyang) Co., LTD. established
1997 New 150m high R&D tower completed (in Fuchu Complex)
1998 Machine-roomless elevator (SPACEL) commercalized (Japan's first) Obtained ISO-14001
2001 Toshiba Corporation's Elevator and Building Systems Company and Toshiba Elevator Corporation were unified in TOSHIBA ELEVATOR AND BUILDING SYSTEMS CORPORATION.
2002 Toshiba Elevator Korea Inc. established
2003 Installed Double-deck Elevator with adjustment floorheight by ball-screw to Roppongi Hills Mori Tower (world's first)
2004 Installed the world's fastest elevator(1010 meters per minute) to TAIPEI 101.
2005 New factory in Shenyang, China started operation
2006 Developed MagSus, world's first magnetic suspension for elevators
2007 Elevator Renewal Program won the Minister's Prize, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry at the 4th Eco-Products Awards (Eco-Services Category)
2008 Toshiba Elevator (China) Co., Ltd. established
Installed China's (mainland China) fastest elevator (600 meters per
minute)to Shanghai World Financial Center
2009 Chevalier Hong Kong LTD. established.
2011 Toshiba Elevator (INDIA) PVT. LTD established
Toshiba Elevator Middle East (L.L.C.) established
2012 Installed Japan's fastest elevator among large Capacity type (600 meters per minute) and elevator with Japan's longest travel distance (464.4 meters) to TOKYO SKYTREE®
Toshiba Johnson Elevators (INDIA) PVT.LTD established
2014 Relocated Headquarters to Smart Community Center (Kawasaki City)
TELC Engineering Center (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.established
Siam Elevator and Escalator Co., LTD. established
2015 Eleshiba Engineering Corporation changed company name
to Toshiba Elevator Engineering Corporation.
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