Elevators modernization, 2020-in progress

Simplex is starting elevator modernization project at one of Europe's best university hospitals - Charité in Berlin. A thorough reconstruction of 12 elevators will take place from February to September 2020. During the modernization, the installation shaft, indicators, motors, control unit and other elevator components will be changed in 3 assembly phases. The elevators will be modernized in a central building called Bettenhochhaus. Charité is one of the most famous university hospitals in Europe, founded back in 1710. The hospital is an important medical and university center and more than half of all German Nobel Prize winners in physiology or medicine work in Charité.


Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Charite'Universitaetsmedizin Berlin

12 elevators in total: 

  type speed load capacity stations height
4 elevator 2,5 m/s 2200 kg - 22 75 m
8  elevator  2,5 m/s 1600 kg  -  22  75 m