Components

Standard and Customized Safety Fixtures

Metropolitan transit authority’s needs illustrate what PTL does for its clients. Among products offered by...

Weatherproofing

Having recently performed a survey of escalators exposed to the weather, a continually discussed question...

Kone Escalator Installation for WMATA

Strategic planning was key to meeting unique challenges posed by project. Washington, D.C.’s public transit...

Bigger Escalator Step for More Capacity

How a little increase in step depth has a significant impact on increasing transportation capacity....

Hallé’s Moving Way for Transporting Persons and Goods

French engineer Jacques Hallé and his invention that established him as a father of the...

An Instrument for Testing the Handrail Speed-Monitoring Device of Escalators and Moving Walks

by Xueming Chen, Jianfeng Sun, Wei Hong and Yihui Ruan The stairs and handrails of...

Review: Spiral Escalators Configuration Design

by H.Y. Tian and Li Yuxiang Escalators are a common form of public transportation, and...

Which Materials Will Be Used in the Escalators of the Future?

Millions of people use escalators every day. I wonder how many of them have questioned...

Escalator Installations in Europe

The History Less than 20 years ago, Europe was the continent with the most escalators...

Turning Escalators into Profit Centers while Enhancing Safety

ADRailUSA has licensed a product that creates revenue for escalator maintenance companies and their customers....