Süleyman Özcan

Managing Director Solutions Engineering suleyman.ozcan@solutions-engineering.net

Keeping Lifts and Escalators Safe Is a Process

Dear readers, The safety of lifts and escalators is a process; when it works properly, lifts and escalators are safe. Starting with the proper design, this process continues with the...

Lifts and Earthquakes: EN 81-77

A review of the protective measures of the requirement in lifts Abstract Two major earthquakes happened in Türkiye on February 6, 2023. The levels of the earthquakes were 7.8 Mw...

Requirements of EN 81-70,71,72 in Elevator Cabins

Dear readers, In this article, we will be examining the specific requirements of standards such as EN 81-70,71,72 for lift cars.  The EN 81-70 standard establishes the operating requirements for...

Rising Higher Together

KLEEMANN celebrates 40 years with anniversary event. KLEEMANN, which has grown into a global elevator supply and contracting company since its founding in 1983 by Nikolaos K. Koukountzos, celebrated its...

Basic Measurements for Escalators and Moving Walkways:

Measurements between fixed and moving parts of escalators and moving walkways and between the equipment and objects/barriers in the areas where they are installed are specified in different sections of...

Suspension Means for Lifts

Steel ropes and chains compose the suspension means that should be used for suspending the lift car, counterweights and balancing weights in line with EN 81-20 standard. The standard defines...

Basics of Testing And Certification of Safety Components

(Door Locking Gear and Safety Gear) Lift safety components are identified in Annex III of the Lifts Directive (2014/33/EU). Safety components in lifts include landing (car) door locking gears, gears...

Electrical Safety Devices in Elevators

According to EN 81-20 standard, when the electrical safety devices in elevators are activated, the elevator machine must not operate or, if necessary, the movement of the elevator must stop...

Think Before You Act

Esteemed readers of ELEVATOR WORLD Türkiye, I would like to start my article by thanking EW Türkiye management for this valuable opportunity to let me speak with you again after...

Story or Real?

Dear Readers, You often read highly satisfactory technical articles in ELEVATOR WORLD Turkey but now, instead of a technical article, I would like to tell you a story. A fairy...

ASME EXPANDS DIGITAL COLLECTION WITH CONTENT FROM THREE PUBLISHERS

ASME Expands Digital Collection With Content From Three Publishers

A fallen tree in the wake of Superstorm Sandy; photo by kris1 from Pixabay

Queens Residents Dealing With Costly Home Elevator Repair Bills

KEOVONGSA TO PRESENT NAEC TOWN HALL ON LEADERSHIP STYLES

Keovongsa To Present NAEC Town Hall on Leadership Styles

The program consists of OTJ and classroom training; image courtesy of NAESA.

Registration Open for NAESA’s Elevator Inspector Trainee Program

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