Leveraging the Full Power of VDC to Eliminate Challenges

Rawle Sawh, Director of Virtual Design and Construction, Gilbane Building Company

Leveraging the Full Power of VDC to Eliminate Challenges

Thinking Lean: For Digital Construction Data

Kevin McHugh, Associate Director at Mace

Thinking Lean: For Digital Construction Data

Construction Innovation: Invest Early and Build Competence forYour Future

Jason Janning, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Hilti North America

Construction Innovation: Invest Early and Build Competence forYour Future

Harnessing the Power of BIM Technology to Optimize Collaborative, Successful Projects

Tom Perry, Senior Director - Engineering Services, Shawmut Design and Construction

Harnessing the Power of BIM Technology to Optimize Collaborative, Successful Projects

Why Elevator Monitoring is Important in Buildings

Michael Rosario, Construction Tech Review | Thursday, December 17, 2020

The buildings must have elevator monitoring to track the service offered and upgrade whenever necessary.

FREMONT, CA: The elevator is a vital device in the building, and it will ultimately need care that goes beyond what regular maintenance can provide, much like the heating, windows, roof, and electrical service. The building manager needs to track the elevator to know when to service or upgrade an aging device for the building to remain competitive about preserving its value and occupant confidence.

Here are some other reasons why surveillance of elevators is essential:

User safety

Elevator control ensures that the elevators are running correctly at all times and that if anything goes wrong, the passengers riding inside them will be secure. Malfunctions are an inevitable feature of devices, and when planning the overall building maintenance and management strategy, resources like elevator control are crucial.

To record and address malfunctions

To ensure that things are functioning well, every attribute of the elevator should be carefully monitored. A high-speed ride can damage passengers physically, while a slow ride can hinder the flow of traffic in the building, enticing users to overfill the elevator when they have the opportunity to use it. In turn, this may overwhelm the counterweight or damage the system, raising the potential for risk and legal fallout for passengers on board.

Readings are collected from sensitive sensors for malfunctions. One feature of elevator monitoring is to ensure that those sensors are working correctly and, no matter how tiny, can detect any shift.

Customer service

While various types of people use elevators, it is better to optimize them for passengers in a hurry. Some passengers may get impatient if the elevator is not available in a couple of seconds, causing them to take their business elsewhere. Efficient monitoring of the elevator helps to recognize problems that can cause delays, like signal delays or pranks where someone presses each floor button and then exits. It ensures maximum and reliable efficiency of the elevator and prevents related dissatisfaction inside the building.

Check out: Top Construction Tech Solution Companies

Read Also

follow on linkedin follow on twitter 2021 All Rights Reserved | by: constructiontechreview
Top