July 2020 Issue

  • Focus on Disinfection and Cleaning
    Products, processes and safety enhancements.
  • A Prototype Robot Named “Heidi”
    New technology by Schindler.
  • Challenging Traditions
    Lerch Bates executives engage in wide-ranging discussion.
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Cleaning Up in the Aftermath

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United to be virtual event

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A major contract is announced

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Companies fill important executive roles in safety and sales.

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One tall residential building under construction; another long-planned development approved.

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Luxury living planned in Uptown; high-rise apartment building set near DART station.

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Updates on work from Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur

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Schindler Wins 164-Unit Order for Frankfurt Airport

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Updates on CECA and tall buildings for Vancouver and Toronto

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Planned Skyscraper in Sydney Suburb OK’d by Board

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Custom lifts for a Dubai factory and a tower approval in Jerusalem

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KONE to Supply 77 Escalators for Nanchang Metro

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Apartment Tower Planned in Greater Manchester, U.K.

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Lovely in Lovely in Lisbonisbon

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Going Forward

Figure 1: A 2000-kg/26-person elevator car holding 16 passengers; image courtesy of the British Counsel of Offices

Elevators and Social Distancing

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The New Normal

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How Things Will Change, Re: Urban Density

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How to Build Model Elevators, Part Two

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Challenging Tradition

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Non-Human Passengers

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Elevator Technology in the Time of the Coronavirus

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2020 Elevator Industry Field Employees’ Safety Handbook

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Elevator Usage Instructions in the Framework of COVID-19

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A Prototype Robot Named “Heidi”

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An (Elevator) People Person

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“A Cleaner Future”

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A Shift in Focus, a Focus on Safety

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A Smart Way to Disinfect

The product can take on the look of stainless steel, but retains the microbe-killing properties of copper. The company said its philosophy is "to offer solutions to our clients with a long view of benefit for investments, and not be simply reactionary and short-term in the solutions we offer."

An Old Solution With a Modern-Day Twist

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See the Light (Source)

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Antimicrobial passenger protection

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Looking Ahead to a Post-Coronavirus World