The Vertical Transportation Handbook, 4th Edition
List of Contributors.
1 The Essentials of Elevatoring.
2 The Basis of Elevatoring a Building.
3 Passenger Traffic Requirements.
4 Incoming Traffic.
5 Two-Way Traffic.
6 Outgoing Traffic.
7 Elevator Operation and Control.
8 Space and Physical Requirements.
9 Escalators and Moving Walks.
10 Elevatoring Commercial Buildings.
11 Elevatoring Residential Buildings.
12 Elevatoring Institutional Buildings.
13 Service and Freight Elevators.
14 Nonconventional Elevators, Special Applications, and Environmental Considerations.
15 Automated Material Handling Systems.
16 Codes and Standards.
17 Elevator Specifying and Contracting.
18 Economics, Maintenance, and Modernization.
19 Traffic Studies and Performance Evaluation.
20 The Changing Modes of Horizontal and Vertical
Appendix: Literature on Elevators and Escalators.
Index of Tables and Charts.
Index of Examples.
Robert S.Caporale is Senior Vice President and Editor of Elevator World. Before joining the magazine in 1992, he worked for twenty-seven years as an elevator system designer, project manager, and associate with the engineering firm of Jaros, Baum & Bolles and later as vice president and director of the Transport Systems Group of Syska Hennessey Group. He was involved in various design phases of major elevator systems throughout the world, including the World Trade Center, the Bank of China in Hong Kong, the Sears Tower, and Broadgate Development in London.