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Revolutionary new lift design

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I just spotted this on Dezeen:

http://www.dezeen.com/2014/12/01/thyssenkrupp-multi-elevator-uses-magnet...

It's a remarkable new lift system that uses technology similar to the Maglev to run lifts in shafts half the size of conventional ones, meaning no lift core! They can also move horizontally as well as travel vertically like conventional lifts. Thyssen-Krupp claim potential floorspace savings of up to 40%.

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