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Baker Center L+L - ThyssenKrupp

CEU-HSW Learning Unit Presentation
Baker Center / Bend Center / May 9, 2017 / 11:55am - 1:05pm
(Please arrive 10 mins early!)
“Low-Rise Machine Room-Less Elevators”

Presented by Kurt Maeder and Jordan Mason, ThyssenKrupp
Course Objectives Include:

  • Detail what constitutes a “low-rise” elevator and the factors used to describe this type of elevator
  • Explain different types of current machine room configurations and what is considered a machine room-less unit
  • Detailed overview of the sections of a Traction MRL (different machine supports, cable deflection, overhead and pit requirements, counterweights and rails) and limitations of cab finishes
  • Detailed overview of the sections of a Hydraulic MRL (machine and jack configuration, hydraulic fluid, overhead and pit requirements)
  • Direct comparison of Low-Rise MRL Elevators, including: overhead and pit depths, speed, cab finishes, noise and ride quality, LCA, LCC and EPD, and energy usage

Additional Notes: 
One HSW credit
See the attached FLYER for more information.
RSVP to Eli Nafziger, Assoc. AIA at: or (541) 689-3548

Later Event: May 10