About Schindler USA & Canada

Yesterday, we carried 1 billion people vertically, diagonally and horizontally using Schindler elevators, escalators and moving walks. Today, we'll do it all over again.

Company Profile

With U.S. headquarters in Morristown, New Jersey, and Canadian headquarters in Toronto, Ontario, Schindler Elevator Corporation is the North American operating entity of the Switzerland-based Schindler Group. Schindler is one of the leading global manufacturers of elevators, escalators and moving walks. Schindler employs over 5,000 people in more than 230 locations in North America.

Founded in 1874 in Lucerne, Switzerland, by precision engineer Robert Schindler, it is a closely held company and is listed on the Swiss stock exchange. Mr. Alfred N. Schindler is chairman of the Board of Directors.

Schindler manufactures, installs, maintains and modernizes mobility solutions for almost every type of building requirement worldwide. The company specializes in latest-technology engineering, as well as mechanical and micro-technology products designed and rigorously tested for comfort, efficiency and reliability.

Schindler products can be found in many well-known buildings throughout North America, including office buildings, airports, shopping centers/retail establishments and specialty buildings.

Schindler was named one of Forbes Magazine’s 100 Most Innovative Companies from 2011-2013, and two of the company’s products received the 2011 Architectural Products’ Product Innovation Award.

Schindler provides mobility in landmarks around the globe