Cobb Box Lunch: Elevator Technology – Where It’s Been and Where It’s Going

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

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Elevator Technology: Where It’s Been and Where It’s Going



In collaboration with the American Institute of Architects (AIA), KONE is proud to offer “Elevator Technology: Where it’s been and where it’s going,” a presentation that will provide insight into what you, the architect, should know related to elevators. This program is registered with the AIA/CES for continuing professional education and registered AIA members will earn continuing professional education credits.

The presentation will start with a section on Elevator History & Technology and then the audience will be able to choose additional topics that are relevant to their current work.

Elevator History & Technology:

  • Learn to differentiate between hydraulic, machine room-less, and overhead traction elevators
  • Update your knowledge of today’s newest technology

Additional topics:

  • Traffic Planning
    Be able to plan for the elevators in your buildings
  • How Big Is That Cab?
    Understand what size and shape cab you’re specifying
  • Building Integration
    Plan your building to be ready for elevator installation
  • Safety Tips
    Keep yourself and your family safe in / on elevators and escalators
  • Movie Myths
    Bust the rumors you hear about elevators

Lunch is provided only to those registered in advance.

Date and time

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Charles D. Switzer Public Library
266 Roswell Street
Marietta, GA 30060