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The New Otis "Gen2" Elevators

I have a building in my district that recently had a Otis "Gen2" elevator installed.  This elevator is a counter weight belt driven elevato…

Started by Captain Jason Bonds

0 Mar 6, 2014

The Firefighters' Emergency Operation K1 Key

The FEO-K1 is now part of the elevator code for all of North America on new elevator installations since the 2006 version of the ASME A17.1…

Started by John O'Donoghue

6 Mar 16, 2010

Hydraulic Elevator room on roof!

We are fairly familiar with the elevators in our jurisdiction and today my Ladder company found something a little unusual. All of the hydr…

Started by Chad Berg

8 Jan 11, 2009
Reply by John O'Donoghue


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