When was the Elevator invented?

raman   November 22, 2011   Comments Off on When was the Elevator invented?

Probably in 236 BC, Archimedes built the first elevator. In 1793, the first screw drive elevator was installed in Winter Palace which was built by Ivan Kulibin. The safety elevator was introduced by Elisha Graves Otis of the United States in the year 1852. Werner von Siemens built the first electric elevator in 1880.


Elevator Inventor  Ivan Kulibin