Quelling the electricity usage on high traffic moving parts
Elevators (Lifts), Escalators and Automatic doors can use a vast amount of electricity if your building experiences high volumes of pedestrian traffic. It makes sense to consider energy and eco-friendly solutions to these three building features as a retrofit or when designing a new building. Not only will you lower your carbon footprint but you will also dramatically reduce your energy bill.
Most countries nowadays specify certain regulatory requirements for new buildings. Elevators and Escalators present in buildings are usually included in such regulatory requirements. In addition, if you are seeking Green Star, LEED or any other building rating accreditation, then the ‘moving people’ solution in the form of Elevators, Escalators and Automated Doors for your building, must comply to the specific standards set.
There are a number of very well established suppliers who offer contemporary customised products to suite your specific buildings Elevators (Lifts), Escalators and Automatic Door requirements. Choose a brand that you are familiar with, this will provide you with peace of mind in terms of safety reliability and maintenance.