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Floor NAVI / Destination control system

Floor NAVI
Floor NAVI

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

Floor NAVI allows you to specify which floor you wish to go to before entering an elevator. The system efficiently bundles the desired destinations, allowing users to enter the car that will ascend or descend most quickly to their floor. Since you don't need to push buttons in the car, there is no uncomfortable jostling and teaching for the control panel after entering a congested elevator. Iconic ring-shaped icons and a chest-high operation panel further augment ease and comfort of use. Toshiba used a full-scale mock-up to test usability for various types of people, including those in wheelchairs. Finally, someone has taken the stress out of elevator rides.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2019

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia

  • TARGET GROUPS Public Sector / Government

Toshiba has designed an efficient elevator operation management system in line with universal design to cater to the needs of able and disabled people. AI allows for floor destinations to be bundled effectively, reducing waiting time. The simple and easy interface is readily adaptable to various architecture contexts.
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Client / Manufacturer

Toshiba Corporation

Toshiba Elevator
and Building Systems Corporation
Kanagawa, Japan

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Design

Toshiba Corporation

Toshiba Corporation
Design Center
Tokyo, Japan

Taro Anai, Hiroshi Onoda

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