Яндекс.Метрика Rambler's Top100
Каталог Строительных Фирм


News about elevators

Assembling on the Brazilian system

Assembling in Brazil

Average Russian Brazil is known already that gave the world the carnival, "Slave Izaura" as well as Pele and his ilk. This sunny carnival-edge football, seems to know worries, and its inhabitants only do they watch soap operas and white-toothed smile. Write about Brazil can be infinite, but as soon as we are interested in assembling, you start with one of the most famous lift this country, and one of the world famous ski lifts.

Elevator between the two cities

Lacerda - the so-called colossal height of 72 meters construction of two towers in the city of Salvador, one of which conceals four elevator shaft. In the other is a clever mechanism with counterweights leading elevators in motion. In the mines, made the installation of elevators, each of which can accommodate up to 32 passengers and 30 seconds to raise them to 50 meters.
It is clear that after all of this information, the reader there is only one question: "Why did he actually raises them there?" And to answer it, you need to move in 1869.


City Salvador - Duplex. "Lower City" is located at sea level, it is thriving trade, mining and oil refining, tourism and beach holidays, there come marine vessels. "Upper Town" - cultural administrative region of El Salvador. That there are government buildings, museums, churches. Until 1873 to get out of the "upper" in the "lower city" could only walk.
So was 1869. Businessman, and in combination - a talented engineer Antonio de Lacerda had the idea of a giant hydraulic lift that would connect the two cities. He shared his idea with his brother Augusta immediately sat down to design the project. When the project was ready to implement his father joined the brothers Antonio Francisco de Lacerda, allocate considerable sums of money for the construction.
In December 1873 lift, equipped with a pair of hydraulic elevators, was opened and received the name «Elevador do Parafuso». And only 23 years later, in 1896, the design was just named after its creators - Lacerda. After 10 years of hydraulic lifts were equipped with electric motors, and in 1930, in addition to maintenance of elevators, was rebuilt tower construction, and added 2 more cabins.
In our time, the passenger elevator transports about 28 000 people a day. Lacerda lift imprinted on many stamps and postcards, and is one of the most visited places in Brazil.
That's the story of how a family project has become one of the main attractions of El Salvador.

Elevators for Champions

Present the World Cup almost threw Brazil into mourning. Recall, "Kings of Football" first team lost to Germany 1: 7, and then the Netherlands 0: 3, depriving themselves of a place on the podium. In general, whether the Japanese Brazilians, there were would be no mass seppuku ...
But it's, you guessed it, will not defeat this football century, but the passenger and freight elevators, the company «Thyssen Krupp Elevator» manufactured specifically for football stadiums in which it happened.

Arena Castelao

Installation of 16 elevators was performed at the stadium «Arena Castelao» in the city of Fortaleza. Most of these lifts - passenger elevators model «Synergy»: without machine room. These lifts have reduced power consumption, ease of installation and great value for the speed and capacity - 1 m / s from 8-12 passengers. Car parking «Arena Castelao» has three freight elevators.

Gremio Arena

The stadium «Gremio Arena» in Allegri «Thyssen Krupp Elevator» completed installation of 18 elevators. Design lifts designed individually for a VIP-zone, press and mixed zones, the main playground and restaurants. Cabins all passenger lifts are made of stainless steel, fitted with LED lamps.
In addition, these lifts are environmentally friendly and do not require frequent maintenance of elevators.

The most terrible elevator

Imagine the situation:
You need on the 10th floor and you alone take the elevator, press the button, the doors are closed. Cab soft push begins almost silent movement, which indicates perfect lift maintenance. Figures floors for light bursts. Suddenly, the light starts to blink, then goes out. The elevator stops, there is a loud rattle, and - silence ...

After ten seconds, the emergency lighting. You can see that you are faced with a small blond girl in white dress. Her face monotonous dirty gray. In the hands of a girl holding an absolutely bald rubber Pups. She looks up at you sad eyes, silently watching a couple of seconds and then starts screaming hysterically ...
So here's raffle, it is able to turn the passenger elevator in the factory for the production of organic fertilizer, Brazilian TV crew entertained the spectators. Victims of the draw came in tow, where it was installed a hidden camera. Girl made up as a corpse, penetrated into the elevator through a small hidden door.
Movie was a huge success, and after a while the author withdrew its continuation. Scene of action was again a passenger lift, and a bogey at this time was "reviving the dead" in a coffin, which allegedly had to lift to the top floor.
Here's a she, the Brazilian system ...

BilerChildrenLeg og SpilAutobranchen