MiDrive – digitalisation is making progress
At interlift 2017, Meiller Aufzugtüren GmbH unveiled its new MiDrive door drive to the world public. This is the beginning of a new chapter, according to the Munich company.
Aircraft and lifts have various things in common - not just that they move at great heights, but also that they are highly technical and need to guarantee the utmost safety. Reason enough for the VDMA to provide its guests with a glimpse of the Lufthansa training centre as part of its annual general meeting.
Conditions on the planet are developing in a dramatic and alarming manner. Human population is growing without restriction. By the end of the century it may have reached twelve billion people with over four billion in Africa. This would be almost four times as much of the current population size on this continent.
The idea was born during the fair interlift 2015 in Augsburg. In consequence Wachendorff automation developed very special mounting / installation kits. With these mounting kits Engineers are always equipped properly – unpleasant trips to get missing materials drop out; thus saving time, money and nerves.
Following the acquisition of Sematic Group, the integration and the future strategic development of the Wittur Group will be overseen by a new management board. In February Frank Schulkes, former CFO and Executive Vice President of GE Healthcare, was appointed as new CFO of the Wittur Group.
Now it’s here: The simalube Impulse is the ideal supplement to the proven simalube lubricant dispenser – wherever high pressure is required. The simalube Impulse effortlessly overcomes counter-pressures up to 10 bar and as a result is the perfect solution for high counter-pressure and long lubrication lines.
Elevator manufacturers in China are working hard on improving the safety of their elevator systems. This is the reason why, during the Interlift 2015, representatives of the leading Chinese elevator associations visited the German headquarters of Mayr power transmission, the leading manufacturer of elevator brakes worldwide.
As one of the leading European manufacturers of polyurethane-elastomer articles, Acla-Werke GmbH has for years been able to provide the lift industry with a high quality product range. Cooperation with well-known lift manufacturers around the world has resulted in special components tailor-made for lift industry needs.
Shandong Bolt Elevator Co., LTD comes from Dezhou Pengfei Elevator Parts Co., LTD, which was professional in manufacturing elevator parts and founded in middle of 1980s. With the increasing demand for elevator in China market, it grew quickly and was able to produce the whole complete elevator in 2005, then it became one complete elevator OEM factory.
Door interlocks are used in residential buildings and in industry for hinged doors and automatic landing doors. Kronenberg GmbH has developed a new interlock, in which in the place of the solenoid integrated in the door interlock, a three-phase a.c. motor with motor electronics is used.
Which service company does not know this? A defective component is, in most cases, replaced by a new one and the old ends up in the trash! For most people this is apparently the easiest and fastest way to put elevators back in service.