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NEII Releases Elevator & Escalator Industry Cybersecurity Best Practices Business Wire

Business WireAugust 22, 2019 CENTREVILLE, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The National Elevator Industry, Inc. (NEII), the premier trade association for the building transportation industry in North America, has released the Elevator & Escalator Industry Cybersecurity Best Practices – a guideline for the industry developed by cybersecurity and codes experts from NEII member companies. The best practices were developed by experienced
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Man Crushed to Death by Elevator in Manhattan Building

The Manhattan Promenade, a residential tower in the Kips Bay neighborhood, was recently fined for unsafe elevator conditions. By Matthew Haag Aug. 22, 2019, 11:07 a.m. ET A man was crushed to death in an elevator on Thursday morning at a Manhattan apartment building that had been recently fined for unsafe elevator conditions, the authorities said. Firefighters
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Predictive Maintenance: Top 10 Ways IoT is Changing Elevators

08/09/2018 | BY JANELLE PENNY The same Internet of Things (IoT) devices that are enabling more granular lighting and HVAC control are now making predictive maintenance easier, cheaper and less labor-intensive for elevators and escalators. IoT’s technical capabilities let the devices manage large streams of performance data and predict maintenance requirements and impending failures with a fraction of the time
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thyssenkrupp Elevator to pursue LEED v4 certification for its new Innovation and Qualification Center in Atlanta

– Boasting the tallest elevator test tower in the Western Hemisphere at 420 feet, the IQC will be the cornerstone of thyssenkrupp Elevator’s new North American headquarters in Atlanta – The global urban mobility leader’s LEED v4 certification pursuit continues thyssenkrupp’s commitment to improving green building transportation worldwide ATLANTA, Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — thyssenkrupp Elevator has announced
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Hitachi Elevator China debuts next-gen smart elevator

by Gigi OnagAugust 6, 2019 Hitachi Elevator (China) launched its new smart elevator at a company event in Kunming. Hitachi Elevator (China) recently unveiled in Kunming its the next-generation smart elevator MCA-ES, which uses advanced intelligent control technology to monitor users’ riding experience. The new model is designed for 5G and is running on an open platform.
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