Nov 2008 Improving Elevator Performance
SPECIAL NOTICE: Please check each course for verification of approval before purchasing. This test is based on the article, Improving Elevator Performance by Monitoring Elevator Cab Volume published in the November 2008 issue and counts as 1 Contact Hour (0.1 CEU) towards recertification. Most courses are approved by NAEC for CET/CAT and NAESAI for QEI and in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin. Learning Objects - After reading this article you should:
- Understand why some elevator applications have the problem of full elevator cabs stopping unnecessarily to service hall calls
- Be able to describe several methods that help minimize the problem of full elevator cabs stopping unnecessarily to service hall calls
- Recognize why camera technology provides a better solution for monitoring consumed elevator cab volume
- Know the application requirements for monitoring consumed elevator cab volume using infrared camera technology
- Obtain knowledge regarding the installation and operation of the CEDES ESPROS/VOL Camera sensor
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