Lift Systems in High-Rise Buildings: Handling Capacity and Energy Efficiency

Jörg Müller

Thursday 25th September 2014

As more people have to live and work with limited available area, buildings are getting taller. Designers should provide sufficient handling capacity and acceptable quality of service should also consider energy. This paper compares the energy consumption of a system with two independent running cars in one shaft versus a double decker system in a local group.

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