Author: ELEVATOR WORLD
Format: SOFT (Softcover)
A compilation of ELEVATOR WORLD articles in our Educational Focus Series. This series ran for 19 months from March 2002 to October 2003 andcovered every aspect of elevator industry equipment. The articles contained in this book have been developed by some of the elevator industry's most highly respected field technicians and leading technical educators. The authors have presented detailed explanations of how to install,maintain, inspect and troubleshoot equipment. Also included are articles ontesting equipment and elevatormonitoring and management systems. Step-by-step instructions and proceduresare provided, along with explanations ofhow the equipment is designed to operateand how to be sure that it continues to perform as it was intended and in a safeand efficient manner. Directed toward the needs of service technicians and construction adjusters who install,adjust and maintain elevator and escalator systems. Chapters included: ElevatorControllers Elevator Door perators Hydraulic Elevators Dispatching Systems Elevator Drive Systems Elevator Door Protection Systems Elevator GuideRails Elevator Safeties andGovernors Elevator CarEnclosures Elevator Hoisting Machines Escalators Elevator Communication Machine-Room-Less Elevators Elevator Suspension Systems Testing Equipment ElevatorEntrances Remote Monitoring Freight ElevatorDoors Elevator Management Systems Softback, 210 pages Wt. 2lbs.
Elevator World, Inc. is the largest publisher in the world devoted to the elevator industry: publishing a monthly journal; compiling the Elevator World SOURCE, the most inclusive directory in the industry; publishing numerous books used for industry education; maintaining ELENET, a biweekly email newsletter; and developing the Elevator World online network, a group of specialized websites with more than 70,000 users a month. Elevator World is the publisher and distributor of the print-based materials for the four-year Certified Elevator Technician (CET) Education Program. The company is 62 years old and has played a key role in the transfer of knowledge in the vertical-transportation industry.