Elevators

Elevators

Otis Wins Record Order for Its 'Green' Technology Elevator System

FARMINGTON, Conn., Dec. 4 - Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), will supply and install 580 of its environmentally friendly, energy-efficient and space-optimizing Gen2® Comfort elevator systems at Tres Molinos, a luxury resort in the Murcia region of southeast Spain. This win marks the largest single Gen2 elevator order in Otis history. This award-winning...

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Otis' 'Green' Elevators Selected for Prominent Commercial Developments in Russia

FARMINGTON, Conn., July 11 / -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), was awarded contracts for three large commercial projects in Russia: the Auchan hypermarket in Moscow, the Metropolis office and shopping mall complex, also in Moscow, and the Sony Trade Centre in Yekaterinburg. We are pleased that Otis elevator systems were selected for these developments in...

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Otis Featured on Dubai's Palm Jumeirah Island

FARMINGTON, Conn., Oct. 4 / -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), will install 70 Gen2® elevators and eight escalators in a major residential development on Dubai's landmark Palm Jumeirah Island. The Island, one of Dubai's trilogy of distinctive manmade islands known as The Palms, will include 860 luxury apartments, 44,000 square meters of retail and...

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Bucket Elevator handles heavy-duty products.
Material Handling Equipment

Bucket Elevator handles heavy-duty products.

Swinglink(TM) has buckets that remain in upward facing position while loading and throughout circuit, allowing material to receive maximum gentle handling. When in horizontal position, buckets are overlapped to ensure there is no product spillage, and smooth bucket surface eliminates product trap areas for means of transfer in single plane. Heavy-duty buckets are available in stainless steel,...

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Vertical Conveyor provides means for changing heights.
Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Conveyor provides means for changing heights.

Useful for cooling, curing, and time delays, Spiral Elevator rests stationery on spiral chain and travels up or down at speeds to 250 fpm. Product requires no pressure or controls and employs Variable Frequency Drive as standard. Able to handle products up to 10 in. long, unit is available for clockwise or counterclockwise operation. Feed-in and feed-out have 4 available positions, and product...

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Indexing Lift buffers product during peak production.
Elevators

Indexing Lift buffers product during peak production.

Designed for vertical storage, custom-designed Flighted Lift buffers product during peak production times or when surges occur during conveyance. Loading can be accomplished from any level by using pusher, and single or multiple discharge points can be utilized in C or Z configuration. Effective with FIFO or LIFO material handling strategies, unit is controlled through mechanical linked drive...

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Spiral Elevator has variable pitch flighting.
Elevators

Spiral Elevator has variable pitch flighting.

Test laboratory Vibrating Spiral Elevator includes capability to adjust stroke, frequency, and attack angle. In addition to developing conveying characteristics, test spiral also features direct or indirect heating and cooling capabilities. Evaluation of concerns such as sticking, product degradation, and segregation is also possible. Features include water or steam coil jacketing, integral...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Modernization Products upgrade building elevators.

Miconic HXpress(TM) uses microprocessor technology to modernize older hydraulic elevators, providing remote monitoring and consistent car leveling. Dynahyd hydraulic control valve improves performance in low-rise buildings. Miconic TXpress(TM) upgrades older traction elevators in mid-rise buildings. It enhances ride quality by analyzing traffic patterns and car positions, allowing for shorter...

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Traction Elevator System eliminates need for machine room.

Schindler 400A(TM), for mid-rise buildings, installs within hoistway and mounts directly to elevator rails. Controller cabinet performs all operation without intruding on rentable building space. Offered in 4 capacities from 2,100-3,500 lb, product allows up to 21 openings (front/rear), is suitable for 2-20 stops, and travels up to 200 ft at speeds of 200-350 fpm. Features include solid-state...

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Bucket Elevators are enclosed.
Elevators

Bucket Elevators are enclosed.

Enclosed type Bucket Elevators have tipping buckets, multiple in and outlets, and are overlapping to eliminate spillage. Four models handle capacities of 350, 830, 2,000, and 2,800 cfh and come in painted, stainless steel, or washdown versions. Units are designed for gentle handling of bulk products for food, agriculture, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, recycling, and metallurgical industries.

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