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How Does an Elevator Work?

From hydraulic to rope, there are many different kinds of elevators, and they each work differently. The two main types of elevators are hydraulic elevators and roped elevators. Today we’ll go over what each type is and how they work to efficiently and safely transport people from floor to floor. Hydraulic Elevators A hydraulic elevator… Read more »

How an Elevator Works – A Modern Understanding

The technology that powers today’s modern elevator is astounding. It’s so simple yet so complex! These machines have no doubt come very far from their primitive beginnings in the 1800’s when the Industrial Revolution took over the country. The use of iron and steel to construct buildings, as well as the components inside them, took… Read more »