Month: December 2018

Otis launches smart elevator, people mover platform Otis One

May 2018, ZDNet’s Larry Dignan interviews Vince Campisi, the CIO for United Technologies, on their use of Data Analytics. United Technologies is the parent company of Otis Elevator Company. https://www.zdnet.com/article/otis-launches-smart-elevator-people-mover-platform-otis-one/ Otis has launched Otis One, an Internet of things platform to connect its elevators, share data, and offer analytics for predictive maintenance. The effort highlights
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Vet struggles to climb stairs as Heather Gardens takes elevator out of service for code upgrade Process could take more than a week

Lance Hernandez 8:32 PM, Dec 6, 2018 elevator | heather gardens | aurora | vet | vietnam war Editor’s note: Contact7 seeks out audience tips and feedback to help people in need, resolve problems and hold the powerful accountable. If you know of a community need our call center could address, or have a story idea
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OSHA proposes $142,270 in fines in elevator worker’s death at Mount Carmel hospital site

OSHA proposes $142,270 in fines in elevator worker’s death at Mount Carmel hospital site By JoAnne Viviano The Columbus Dispatch @JoAnneViviano Posted Nov 28, 2018 at 5:20 PMUpdated Nov 28, 2018 at 5:20 PM The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration has alleged serious and willful safety violations and proposed $142,270 in fines against an elevator company whose worker was crushed in an elevator shaft at
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Elevator Science 101

When was the last time you were standing in an elevator lobby and thought to yourself, “Wow, whoever designed this elevator system did a really good job”? Yeah, right, huuh? Bet you didn’t even know that there is a whole science devoted to vertical transportation, did you? Most think the architect just plots some elevator
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