Engineering News | Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/lifts-escalators-and-passenger-conveyors Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:44:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Global leader receives tender for new escalators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-leader-receives-tender-for-new-escalators-2016-09-23 Victor Moolman Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427038 1474355840 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586186_resized_liftsescalatorskoneduane1022.jpg ESCALATOR UPGRADES Kone will be upgrading the escalators throughout Stockholm’s metro stations 511 287 Industrial group wins contract for 500 elevators and escalators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-group-receives-contract-for-500-elevators-and-escalators-2016-09-23 Victor Moolman Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427066 1474355841 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586257_resized_liftsescalatorsthyssenkruppprovided1022.jpg ESCALATOR INSTALLATIONS Thyssenkrupp will be installing new elevators and escalators throughout Doha’s upcoming metro network 511 287 Elevator manufacturer to supply 183 electric elevators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elevator-manufacturer-to-supply-183-electric-elevators-2016-09-23 Victor Moolman Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427050 1474355841 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Market research shows growth in lift and escalator industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/market-research-shows-growth-in-lift-and-escalator-industries-2016-09-23 Victor Moolman Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427047 1474355841 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586200_resized_elevator102101022duane.jpg GROWING INDUSTRY Research has shown that there will be an increase in the amount of lifts installed throughout the Middle East 511 287 Lifts manufacturer well positioned to serve local demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wesant-well-positioned-to-serve-local-demand-2015-09-25 Schalk Burger Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384231 1442816367 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000465453_resized_16tpositivedrivemotorassemblyontopoftheicerinkroof1022.jpg POSITIVE DRIVE Wesant reports strong order book growth and increased demand from neighbouring African territories 511 287 German skyscraper includes maglev prototype http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thyssenkrupp-participation-in-rottweil-skyscraper-to-include-maglev-prototypes-2015-09-25 Schalk Burger Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384240 1442996835 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000465494_resized_richtfesttesttowerinrottweilgermany1022.jpg RICHTFEST TESTTURM The tower, which will be clad once completed to fit in with the town’s spires, will function as a technology testing facility for ThyssenKrupp and the surrounding universities 511 287 Load-shedding-proof elevator for seven-storey buildings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/load-shedding-proof-elevator-for-seven-storey-buildings-2015-09-25 Schalk Burger Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384246 1442998574 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000465490_resized_otisgen2switchlift1022.jpg GEN2 SWITCH ELEVATORThe elevator is designed to continue operating despite electrical power disruptions 511 287 Hoist and lift firm raises factory capacity, targets local and regional demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wesant-increases-factory-capacity-targets-local-and-regional-demand-2015-09-08 Schalk Burger Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384220 1443020124 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000465459_resized_8tdurbanicerinkliftatwesan1022.jpg 8 T ICE RINK LIFT The 8 t Ice Rink lift will carry the Rink’s Zamboni up 9.5 m 511 287 Lift manufacturer ranked among global innovative companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lift-manufacturer-ranked-among-global-innovative-companies-2014-09-09 Pimani Baloyi Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 344547 1411373480 1411682400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000356765_resized_bedfordcentrelifts209091022duane.jpg PEOPLE FLOW Kone Corporation provides industry-leading lifts, escalators, automatic building doors and integrated solutions to enhance the People Flow in and between buildings 511 287 Lack of skills weaken lift service offerings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-skills-weaken-lift-service-offerings-2014-09-26 Pimani Baloyi Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 344613 1411374429 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000356780_resized_eatonselevators1022.jpg LIFTS INDUSTRY The local lifts industry has to deal with a lack of adequately skilled labour 511 287 Company to deliver fastest elevators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-deliver-fastest-elevators-2014-09-26 Pimani Baloyi Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 345046 1411720910 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000356786_resized_14466181h13571091022.jpg GUANGZHOU CITY The Chinese city’s landscape will change with the addition of the 530 m tower 511 287 Company introduces battery-powered lifts onto local market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-introduces-battery-powered-lifts-to-local-market-2014-09-26 Pimani Baloyi Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 344545 1411720936 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000356759_resized_segrenreddymanagingdirectorotissouthernafrica1022.jpg SEGREN REDDY Otis South Africa was awarded the 2014 Diamond Arrow Award at the Professional Management Review Africa Awards 511 287 Southern Africa distributor receives top award for scissor lifts sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/southern-african-distributor-receives-top-award-for-scissor-lifts-sales-2013-09-27 Timothy Sibanda Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305695 1379925154 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Telehandler popular on building sites http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-telehandler-popular-on-building-cites-2013-09-27 Timothy Sibanda Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305717 1379925154 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000257104_resized_geniegth1022.jpg IDEAL ENVIRONMENT The Genie GTH-5022R is suited to the robust construction environment 511 287 Namibia a keen buyer of new lift http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/namibia-a-keen-buyer-of-companys-new-lift-2013-09-27 Timothy Sibanda Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305655 1380012475 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000257122_resized_schindlerascensormodernizacionelevators1022.jpg NEXT GENERATIONSchindler 5500’s light-emitting diode lighting and Sleep Mode can provide significant energy savings over time and, thus, reduce the environmental footprint of a building 511 287 Lift company notes trend towards greener technologies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-elevator-company-notes-trend-towards-greener-technologies-2012-09-28 Gia Costella Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 28 Sep 2012 23:59:00 +0200 268418 1348229482 1348869540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lifts industry stagnating, facing legislative changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifts-industry-amid-changes-says-consulting-firm-2012-09-28 Gia Costella Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 268606 1348662689 1348783200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local company to represent Canadian equipment manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-to-represent-canadian-equipment-manufacturer-2012-09-28 Gia Costella Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 268392 1348664426 1348783200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Elevator industry strives for greater energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficiency-resonating-through-all-industries-2011-09-23 Jessica Hannah Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 235164 1316499795 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company designs two space-saving innovations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-space-saving-innovations-from-elevator-company-2011-09-23 Jessica Hannah Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 235101 1316499793 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New rig used to replace window panes on glass buildings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-rig-to-replace-glass-window-panes-on-glass-buildings-2011-09-23 Jessica Hannah Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 233975 1316499788 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Research and development leads to innovative systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/research-and-development-pushes-company-to-high-performance-2010-09-24 Megan van Wyngaardt Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 24 Sep 2010 00:00:00 +0200 204190 1284984268 1285279200 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 New local standard for lift maintenance published http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-publishes-new-standard-for-lift-maintenance-2010-09-08 Megan van Wyngaardt Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 24 Sep 2010 00:00:00 +0200 204425 1284984228 1285279200 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 International lift manufacturer develops in-house talent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-lift-manufacturer-aims-to-develop-in-house-talent-2010-09-24 Megan van Wyngaardt Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 24 Sep 2010 00:00:00 +0200 204419 1284984314 1285279200 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 Infrastructure and property development catalysts for industry growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elevator-industry-healthy-and-growing-2009-09-25 Megan van Wyngaardt Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 25 Sep 2009 00:00:00 +0200 171663 1253608253 1253829600 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 KZN company under way with R6m lifts contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consultation-before-installation-ensures-reliable-elevators-2009-09-25 Megan van Wyngaardt Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 25 Sep 2009 00:00:00 +0200 171964 1253608284 1253829600 99999999999 Shannon de Ryhove 0 0 Vertical transportation maintenance is critical for safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/monthly-maintenance-keeps-vertical-transportation-up-and-running-2009-09-25 Megan van Wyngaardt Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 25 Sep 2009 00:00:00 +0200 172197 1253608309 1253829600 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 Safer solutions achieve greater heights http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safer-solutions-achieve-greater-heights-2008-09-26 Loni Prinsloo Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 26 Sep 2008 00:00:00 +0200 142621 1222078409 1222380000 99999999999 Laura Tyrer 0 0 Elevator company supplies Gautrain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elevator-company-supplies-gautrain-2008-09-26 Loni Prinsloo Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 26 Sep 2008 00:00:00 +0200 142699 1222078561 1222380000 99999999999 Laura Tyrer 0 0 New mountain cableway opens http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mountain-cableway-opens-2008-09-26 Loni Prinsloo Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 26 Sep 2008 00:00:00 +0200 142618 1311328732 1222380000 99999999999 Laura Tyrer 0 0 Moving walkways an efficient passenger conveyance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/moving-walkways-an-efficient-passenger-conveyance-2007-09-28 Gerrit Bezuidenhout Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 28 Sep 2007 00:00:00 +0200 116622 1190732648 1190930400 99999999999 Laura Tyrer 0 0 Manufacturer wins supply contract for London's tallest building http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-wins-supply-contract-for-london039s-tallest-building-2007-09-28 Gerrit Bezuidenhout Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 28 Sep 2007 00:00:00 +0200 116625 1190958234 1190930400 99999999999 Laura Tyrer 0 0 Safety standards a necessary consideration amidst elevator industry boom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-standards-a-necessary-consideration-amidst-elevator-industry-boom-2007-09-28 Gerrit Bezuidenhout Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 28 Sep 2007 00:00:00 +0200 116702 1190732586 1190930400 99999999999 Laura Tyrer 0 0 New industry standards in the pipeline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-industry-standards-in-the-pipeline-2006-09-29 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 29 Sep 2006 00:00:00 +0200 93582 1159349400 1159480800 99999999999 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia 0 0 Cruise-ship lifts contract awarded http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cruiseship-lifts-contract-awarded-2006-09-29 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 29 Sep 2006 00:00:00 +0200 93588 1159349940 1159480800 99999999999 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia 0 0 New lift range for harsh environments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-lift-range-for-harsh-environments-2006-09-29 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 29 Sep 2006 00:00:00 +0200 93591 1158304920 1159480800 99999999999 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia 0 0 World’s tallest escalators installed in German museum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/worldx2019s-tallest-escalators-installed-in-german-museum-2006-09-29 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 29 Sep 2006 00:00:00 +0200 93592 1159350000 1159480800 99999999999 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia 0 0 Lift company faces possible criminal charges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lift-company-faces-possible-criminal-charges-2006-09-29 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia Lifts, Escalators and Passenger Conveyors Fri, 29 Sep 2006 00:00:00 +0200 93593 1159349460 1159480800 99999999999 Olivia Soraya Spadavecchia 0 0