Ascending car overspeed protection
Monday 1st May 2000
Ever since counterweighted traction lifts have been built, uncontrolled movements of the car in the upward direction have occurred owing to electrical or mechanical faults. This paper discusses the physical constraints and critically reviews the possible and available safety devices to deal with this problem. The review considers the requirements of the relevant safety standards and codes.
- Author(s): Ro9land Stawinoga
- Title: Ascending car overspeed protection
- Year: 2000
- Publication Name: Elevator Technology 10
- City: Berlin