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Elevator Makers Think Outside the Box, and Even Sideways


3D lab, Schindler component factory

Engineer Luciano Guarnuto wears a special glasses as he works in a 3-D laboratory at Swiss elevator maker Schindler's components factory in the town of Ebikon, Switzerland, December 5, 2016.

Credit: Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann

ThyssenKrupp's new $43 million elevator test tower soars 246 meters (808 ft) above the German town of Rottweil, but the company's lifts chief is not only thinking vertically.

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