Schindler 5500 MRL traction elevator

High performance. Mid-rise elevator.

  • Capacity: 2,100 to 5,000 lbs
  • Travel height: up to 350 ft and 33 stops
  • Speed: 200 to 500 fpm
  • Drive: PF1 regenerative drive standard
  • Completely self-supported in hoistway

Schindler 5500 - Four essentials for a perfect fit

Schindler 5500 - Four essentials for a perfect fit

Solutions that fit you.

Schindler 5500 is the modular passenger elevator that takes configurability to a new level - it uniquely combines performance, flexibility and design, which makes it easy to fit to the requirements of commercial, mid and high-end residential buildings. Machine room less (MRL) configurations save valuable building space, shorten installation time and reduce power consumption.

Space configurability - Schindler 5500

Space configurability

Configure the dimension and technology of your elevator to best meet the requirements of your application. The Schindler 5500 fits your needs, by maximizing usable cab floor space and optimizing building space with excellent shaft utilization.


Green mobility - Schindler 5500

Green mobility

Rely on the latest technology with up to 30% energy savings. The Schindler 5500 helps you lower your building’s carbon footprint by using energy more efficiently – with regenerative drives for sustainable operation.

High-level performance - Schindler 5500

High-level performance

Enjoy the faster, quieter and smoother ride. The new developments in traction media and control systems give you not only more speed, but also lets you handle more passengers and goods while providing optimal ride quality.

Freedom of design - Schindler 5500

Freedom of design

Create the look and feel of your elevator just the way you imagine it. Our design lines give you the freedom of choice – from preconfigured cars to your own concept, from functional to sophisticated.

  • Glass & bare car options
  • Stainless steel and laminate finishes

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Schindler 5500 MRL elevator with Destination Dispatching: PORT Technology

Schindler 5500 MRL elevator brings high-rise performance to mid-rise buildings