7. Elevator Operation and Control

  1. George R. Strakosch and
  2. Robert S. Caporale
  1. Jon B. Halpern

Published Online: 12 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470949818.ch7

The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition

The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Halpern, J. B. (2010) Elevator Operation and Control, in The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition (eds G. R. Strakosch and R. S. Caporale), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470949818.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Elevator World Magazine, 354 Morgan Avenue, P.O. Box 6507, Mobile, AL 36606, USA

Author Information

  1. Jon B. Halpern & Associates, LLC, 49 Hidden Ridge Drive, Syosset, NY 11791, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470404133

Online ISBN: 9780470949818

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Keywords:

  • elevator operation and control - computer technology related to elevator operation;
  • adequate operation and motion control system - elevators operating to serve expected traffic;
  • group automatic operation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Part I: General Overview of Computer Technology as Related to Elevator Operation

  • Part II: Operation and Control Systems

  • Operation Systems

  • Traffic Definitions and Operations

  • Special Operating Features

  • Adjusting Operation to Traffic

  • Advances in Operational Strategy—Artificial Intelligence

  • Needs for Future Development