8. Space and Physical Requirements

  1. George R. Strakosch and
  2. Robert S. Caporale
  1. Robert S. Caporale

Published Online: 12 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470949818.ch8

The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition

The Vertical Transportation Handbook, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Caporale, R. S. (2010) Space and Physical Requirements, 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.ch8

Editor Information

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

Author Information

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

  • space and physical requirements - good internal and external pedestrian circulation, essential features of well-designed building;
  • equipment in machine room - varying with load that elevators carry and their speed;
  • additional machine room considerations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Space for Elevators

  • Required Space

  • Overhead and Pit Requirements

  • Elevator Reactions

  • Additional Machine Room Considerations

  • Elevator Layouts

  • Special Layout Requirements