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History of Hitachi Elevators

1924 Lift manufacturing at the Kameido plant
1932 First elevator delivered (to Tokyo Electric Power)
1937 First escalator delivered (to Osaka Railway Department Store)
1956 Hitachi Building Services Co., Ltd. Founded in Japan
(currently known as Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd.)
1966 Hitachi Elevator Engineering Co., (Hong Kong) Ltd. founded in Hong Kong
1967 Construction of an elevator research tower in the Mito Works completed (90m high)
1968 Ultra-high-speed 300m/min elevator delivered to the Kasumigaseki Building, Japan's first skyscraper
1972 Hitachi Elevator Engineering (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. Founded
1974 Delivery of 540m/min elevators to skyscrapers in Shinjuku
1991 Siam-Hitachi Elevator Co., Ltd. founded in Thailand
1995 Three affiliated companies in China merged to found Guangzhou Hitachi Elevator Co., Ltd.
(currently known as Hitachi Elevator (China) Co., Ltd.)
2003 Opened Hitachi Building Solution Lab
2008 Hitachi Lift India Pvt. Ltd. founded in India
Delivered the world's highest class ultra fast double deck elevators to the Shanghai World Financial Center
2010 Construction of an elevator research tower "G1TOWER" in Mito Works completed (213m high)
Hitachi Elevator Asia Pte. Ltd. founded in Singapore as a general elevators and escalator business company for the Southeast Asia, India and Middle East regions
Construction of an elevator research tower for Hitachi Elevator (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (172m high)
2011 Hitachi Elevator Philippines Corporation founded in Philippines
2014 Domestic elevator and escalator business transferred to Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd.
2015 Hitachi Elevator (Myanmar) Co., Ltd. founded in Myanmar
2016 Hitachi Elevator Vietnam Co., Ltd founded in Vietnam
Hitachi Elevator (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. founded in Cambodia
2017 Hitachi Elevator (Thailand) Co., Ltd. founded in Thailand
(Sales / Installation / Maintenance Divisions separated from Siam-Hitachi Elevator Co., Ltd.)
Acquired Temple Lift Ltd., a UK-based elevator and escalator business company