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Specialized Lifts Could Provide Access to Japanese Landmark

Specialized Lifts Could Provide Access to Japanese Landmark

The municipal government in Nagoya, Japan, is considering small, specialized lifts known as “electric baskets”...
Ticket Sales Begin for LIFT 109

Ticket Sales Begin for LIFT 109

Tickets for Battersea Power Station's chimney elevator experience, LIFT 109, are now for sale to...
Wisconsin Museum Elevator Project Nearing Completion

Wisconsin Museum Elevator Project Nearing Completion

The elevator project for the Rahr-West Art Museum at the historic Villas-Rahr mansion in Wisconsin...
"The Elevator is the Key" to Indiana Museum Expansion

“The Elevator is the Key” to Indiana Museum Expansion

The Goshen Historical Society announced the opening of the public portion of a fundraising campaign...
Historic Presidio County Courthouse and Jail; photo courtesy of Tripadvisor

Texas Courthouse Upgrade Considerations Include Elevator

At a meeting of the Presidio County Commissioners Court in Texas in June, William Helm...
Two High-Speed Elevators for Historic Theater in Buffalo

Two High-Speed Elevators for Historic Theater in Buffalo

Two high-speed, six-stop elevators are coming to the historic Shea’s Performing Arts Center in Buffalo,...
TKE Elevator Modernization at Historic Texas Tower

TKE Elevator Modernization at Historic Texas Tower

TK Elevator (TKE) is modernizing six elevators at the historic ALICO office building in Waco,...
Nearly 140-Year-Old Building Set to Open First Elevator

Nearly 140-Year-Old Building Set to Open First Elevator

Before she died in 2015, Mary Faith Young longed to see the installation of an...
Historic Otis Elevator Turns 100

Historic Otis Elevator Turns 100

Many things in the 1920s were made to last. The three-stop elevator in The Woodrow...
Prague is Repairing Two Historic Paternosters

Prague is Repairing Two Historic Paternosters

A story recently posted on expats.cz reports that the disappearing paternoster elevator has yet to see its...