Shanghai STEP Electric Corporation (or just STEP. Chinese: 新时达) is a China-based company that manufactures elevator fixtures, wiring for elevators, elevator and escalator controllers and inverter (VVVF drive), and other components. Sometimes they made their very own newly installed elevators and modernization for older elevators.[1]. They also provides elevator controllers for modernization[2][3]. It was established in 1995.

Notable projects

These notable projects were mainly installation or replacement of elevator fixtures, controllers, etc.


Hong Kong

  • Rose Mansion, Tsim Sha Tsui (2013)
  • Tai O Heritage Hotel, Lantau Island (2012)
  • Yue Hwa International Building, Tsim Sha Tsui (2006)


  • Pan Pacific Hotel Singapore
  • Raffles City Office Tower
  • Few Sigma low rise elevators installed under the Lift Upgrading Programme in HDB blocks (late 2000's to present)


  • Lippo Mall Kemang, Jakarta (2012, elevator buttons)
  • Wyndham Hotel Surabaya (elevator buttons)
  • Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel, Bali (November 2005, modernization by Schindler)
  • Mulia Resort Nusa Dua, Bali (2012, elevator buttons)
  • Apartemen Taman Rasuna - Tower 9 and 16, Jakarta (modernization of 1996 Thyssen elevators in 2018)[4]

Other countries

  • Suria KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2009, modernization by Schindler)
  • Milan Malpensa Airport, Milan, Italy (2005)



See also

Notes and references

  1. STEP Traction Elevator at Rose Mansion, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong
  2. Modded Schindler Elevator Controllers
  3. Mod機前Mod機後 (Facebook Group:
  4. Passenger elevators modernized by ThyssenKrupp in 2012 while the service elevators remain original. Elevators in Tower 16 have been modernized by PT. Marico Gria with STEP controllers in 2018 (Video 1 and Video 2)
  5. Destination dispatching system

External links

Non-proprietary/third-party elevator components companies
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Full list: List of elevator and escalator companies
See also: Third-party elevator maintenance companies
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