China unveils world’s fastest elevator which travels at 45 mph


PUBLISHED Thu, October 06, 2016 - 12:13am EDT


The Shanghai Tower may be the world's second tallest building. But when it comes to speed, it's second to none. The 2,074 feet-tall skyscraper has installed a ground-breaking Mitsubishi elevator that travels at an incredible 20.5 meters per second. No elevator in the world is faster. Visitors are whisked up to the building's viewing tower by the lightning fast elevator, from where they have unrivaled views of the Bund. (CNN)





  China     

 

LEAVE COMMENTS



.

AROUND THE WEB




 

LIVE WIRE

Queensland Amber Alert: Young girl taken from Carrara day-care      18 hrs  

Knife and vehicle attack near Beijing leaves 1 dead, 13 injured     1 day  

Ohio Amber Alert: Leah Ross abducted from Gahanna     3 days  

Langara College in Vancouver briefly on lockdown     4 days  

Strong earthquake hits Turkey and Greece, killing at least 2     4 days  






BNO NEWS RADIO





email alerts



Just want the important news? Sign up now for the fastest email alerts from BNO News. Click here to get started!



Happening Now

Trump shushes reporter at White House     3 hrs  

Queensland Amber Alert: Young girl taken from Carrara day-care      18 hrs  

Homes, cars damaged in northern Kentucky floods     1 day  

Car goes off Nashville interstate, lands on train     1 day  

Teens who recorded man drowning will be charged     1 day  





More U.S. News

Emergency UN Security Council to convene over West Bank     1 day  

What to watch in the markets: Monday, July 24     1 day  

Daring Truck Rescue In China Flood     1 day  

Watch alligator dodge traffic to cross a road     1 day  

Horses Rescued from Flood Water in New Zealand     1 day