Schindler 3100: Optimized for 2-3 stops

All the benefits of our highly regarded Schindler 3300 machine room-less elevator, but configured effectively for the low-rise two- and three-story market. 

  • Capacity: 2,100 to 3,500 pounds; 13 to 21 passengers
  • Travel height: up to 48'; Max 3 stops, 3 front, 3 rear
  • Door dimensions: 36 to 42" wide; 84" high 
  • Speed: 100 FPM
  • Drive: Gearless/frequency controlled 
3100 MRL Traction Elevator inside

Features & benefits

  • Competitively-priced machine room-less traction elevator that outperforms hydraulic alternatives
  • Up to 60% more efficient than hydraulic elevators; contributes toward LEED® accreditation
  • Superior traction technology provides passengers with a noticeably more comfortable and quieter ride
  • Eco-friendly features lower operating costs
  • Unique frameless cab design reduces weight, energy consumption and installation times.
  • Can fit into the footprint of a hydraulic elevator while delivering larger cabs and more usable building space
  • Design efficiencies reduce overall space requirements by as much as 20%
  • Streamlined order process offers accelerated lead and installation times
  • Distinct design and aesthetic options can be configured to complement any building decor
  • Enhanced safety controls, along with Schindler Ahead service minimize downtime.

Engineered for sustainability and performance

The Schindler 3100 is the smart choice for two- or three-story commercial and residential buildings.

  • Compact gearless drive offers smooth, efficient operation
  • High-strength, flexible suspension traction media (STM) replaces heavier, less flexible traditional steel cables
  • Lighter cabs with more efficient drives allow smaller, space-saving traction sheaves and hoist machines.
3100 MRL Traction Elevator

MRL Traction vs. MRL Hydraulic


Energy efficient


Space saving

Smooth ride

Low noise

No odor

Large cab

Fits standard hoistway

Affordably priced