Fastest lift (elevator)
  • This record is for the fastest lift (elevator) which has been installed and fully functional in a commercial building.
  • This record is to be attempted by a business entity, e.g. limited company, corporation.
  • This record is measured by the speed of a moving lift in a commercial building, measured in kilometres per hour (km/h) to the nearest 0.01 km/h, with the equivalent imperial measurement given in miles per hour (mph).
  • For the purposes of the record, a lift is a type of vertical carrier that moves people and/or other things between floors of a building which is normally powered by electric motors with cables.