KONE as a company
As a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, KONE provides elevators, escalators and automatic building doors, as well as solutions for maintenance and modernization, which add value to the life cycle of any building.
We support the ongoing green transformation of the built environment into smart eco-cities, low-carbon communities, and net zero energy buildings.
Safety is top of the agenda at KONE, and it is our strong belief that all accidents are preventable.
Kone is a proven technology leader and holds more than 3,000 patents across their businesses.
Diversity and inclusion
Diversity makes us unique, inclusion makes us powerful. At KONE, we strive to build and nurture an inclusive culture that promotes and values diversity.
We are proud to offer a range of total reward elements that engage and motivate our employees and help us make KONE a great place to work.
Students & graduates
Get a head start on your career at KONE, one of the world’s leading elevator and escalator companies.
Technicians & professionals
Whether you are a business or engineering professional, find your own role in meeting the most interesting challenges of today: urbanization, the efficient flow of goods and people, more efficient use of space, and the latest architectural trends.
General recruitment process consists of an application, an interview and a final selection round.
Do you want to work at KONE? Apply now!
Frequently asked questions
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Discover how KONE provides world-class services and innovative solutions for new buildings – all you need for smooth people flow
Lifts | Elevators
We offer many different types of elevators for a wide range of new buildings.
KONE MonoSpace® DX
Find a space-saving machine room-less elevator for low-rise buildings and mid rise buildings.
KONE MiniSpace™ DX
Learn about a passenger elevator with a highly compact elevator machine room.
KONE TranSys™ DX
Learn about durable elevators that offer best-in-class connectivity features.
Discover how KONE’s smart elevator solutions with built-in connectivity add value and make your building a more attractive prospect for tenants and visitors.
Elevator interior design
Discover how KONE DX Class elevators help you bring your design vision to life and create an elevator experience that helps your building connect with people and make a lasting impression.
Escalators & autowalks
Learn about the different types of escalators. We offer flat escalators and airport escalators.
Smooth people flow for everyday environments
Inclined autowalk for smooth people flow
Reliable people flow for transit environments
Reliable people flow for the most demanding transit environments
Safe people flow for horizontal speed
Advanced People Flow solutions
Advanced People Flow Solutions integrate equipment and devices into one holistic smart building solution. The result is a seamless user experience from front door to final destination—a new way to make everyday life easier.
Learn about access control and integrated access solutions for a wide range of building types.
Improve elevator performance. We offer destination solutions for a wide range of building types.
Learn about digital displays and elevator screen content managment. We offer elevator screens.
See our remote elevator monitoring system. We offer monitoring solutions for new buildings.
People Flow Planning and Consulting
Discover how KONE People Flow Planning & Consulting services can help you create a smart building with seamless people flow through expert analysis, elevator data, and world-class tools.
Health and well-being solutions
Get KONE’s touchless and cleaning solutions to keep your elevators, escalators, and doors safe, and healthy.
Discover our high-quality solutions for the maintenance and modernization of elevators, escalators, and automatic doors – all from one trusted supplier
Learn about our smart building solutions. We offer smart elevator solutions for existing buildings.
Elevator user experience
Enhance the elevator user experience. We offer elevator lighting for a wide range of buildings.
Maintenance services for elevators, escalators and automatic doors. We offer a wide range of building maintenance services.
Your maintenance journey
Learn about your maintenance journey with KONE and our intelligent maintenance services and contract options for elevators, escalators, and automatic building doors.
KONE Care – preventive maintenance
Discover how KONE’s flexible, tailored preventive maintenance services keep your elevators, escalators, and automatic building doors safe and in good condition.
KONE 24/7 Connected Services
See how predictive maintenance reduces faults, speeds up repairs and increases safety. Our predictive maintenance solutions proactively monitor elevators and escalators.
Customer communications channels
Stay up to date with equipment status and maintenance work progress around the clock.
Find out how to contact KONE when you need to make a maintenance service request or report an incident, and how to stay up to date with maintenance work via our digital channels.
Managing people flow and user experience with KONE DX
Our connected KONE DX elevator solutions add value to your building and make sure it’s ready for whatever the future brings. Improved accessibility for residents and visitors and a cleaner, healthier environment.
Learn about elevator safety features and explore the benefits of elevator modernization.
Full elevator replacement
Learn about the elevator replacement cost and increase the value of a building.
Find out about elevator renovation and see how it improves the elevator controller.
Discover our wide range of elevator upgrades covering things like the elevator door operator, signalization, and lighting system.
Buildings without an elevator
Increase the value of a building by retrofitting small elevators. We offer pitless elevators.
Discover our solutions for access and destination control, as well as communication and equipment monitoring.
News & Insights
What does city life mean for people in the world’s different urban environments? Our stories look for answers.
You can find all the latest press releases by choosing a category and year from dropdown boxes.
KONE is proud to present these selected achievements from around the world.
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Tools & downloads
Downloads, Codes and standards, Glossary
Codes & standards
Tools for architects
Tools for designers
When talking about elevators, escalators, and automatic building doors it’s sometimes necessary to use technical terms and acronyms, so we’ve created a handy glossary to help you make sense of them.
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