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Dynamic Multiple Sclerosis Warrior, Mother, Yoga Instructor and Philanthropist Releases Raw and Inspiring Book in Time for MS Awareness Month

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 11:23am

At one point, barely able to climb stairs, Blew continued to fight and thrive despite MS, going on to pace a world-class athlete in a race.

Key Points: 
  • At one point, barely able to climb stairs, Blew continued to fight and thrive despite MS, going on to pace a world-class athlete in a race.
  • I want to share that not all is lost when your body or events come in and ruin all your plans.
  • As a bright force to be reckoned with, Blews book has already received positive praise with readers describing the book as raw, brutally honest and also inspiring and not being able to put it down.
  • To start publishing your book with Balboa Press, call 877-407-4847 today.

ATAL Sets Up First Company in UK, Further Expands its Footprint across the World

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 7:34am

Anlev's manufacturing plant in Nanjing is expected to produce 3,500 sets of lifts and escalators annually upon the completion of its expansion in 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Anlev's manufacturing plant in Nanjing is expected to produce 3,500 sets of lifts and escalators annually upon the completion of its expansion in 2022.
  • Dr. Otto Poon Lok-to, Chairman of ATAL Engineering Group, said, "When we established the lifts and escalators business back in 1991, we envisaged a company with 'A New Lift and Escalator Vision' and named it Anlev.
  • With the newly established UK office, we are well positioned to further our global expansion in this business."
  • ATAL's parent company, Analogue Holdings Limited, is listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (Stock Code: 1977).

Home Elevator Safety Program Launches With Free Inspection, Space Guards

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 5:16pm

thyssenkrupp Access Corp. will send a contractor to measure the gap space and then install a free space guard if needed.

Key Points: 
  • thyssenkrupp Access Corp. will send a contractor to measure the gap space and then install a free space guard if needed.
  • Remember, any homeowner whose home elevator has an excess gap space should take steps to prevent children from accessing their elevator.
  • Home elevator requirements vary by state and locality; thyssenkrupp Access Corp. does not guarantee that space guards comply with all codes and standards.
  • Our free space guard program is intended to address issues with installations that resulted in an excess gap space.

Clearwin UAE Sets a New Hygiene Standard for Escalator Handrails

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 6:00am

Experts have highlighted how quickly bacteria can spread on hard surfaces, making escalator handrails one of the germiest surfaces to touch.

Key Points: 
  • Experts have highlighted how quickly bacteria can spread on hard surfaces, making escalator handrails one of the germiest surfaces to touch.
  • The UV-C germicidal lamp sanitizes continuously while the escalator handrail is moving and prevents sources of infection from spreading.
  • According to Colin Steven, Managing Director, Clearwin UAE: "COVID-19 has sent shockwaves through multiple industries, especially retail and leisure.
  • ClearwinUAE is the sole and exclusive representative and distributor for the Clearwin escalator handrail sterilizer system in the UAE.

Clearwin UAE Sets a New Hygiene Standard for Escalator Handrails

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 6:00am

Experts have highlighted how quickly bacteria can spread on hard surfaces, making escalator handrails one of the germiest surfaces to touch.

Key Points: 
  • Experts have highlighted how quickly bacteria can spread on hard surfaces, making escalator handrails one of the germiest surfaces to touch.
  • The UV-C germicidal lamp sanitizes continuously while the escalator handrail is moving and prevents sources of infection from spreading.
  • According to Colin Steven, Managing Director, Clearwin UAE: "COVID-19 has sent shockwaves through multiple industries, especially retail and leisure.
  • ClearwinUAE is the sole and exclusive representative and distributor for the Clearwin escalator handrail sterilizer system in the UAE.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Cozy Nook Creator (OCM-1422)

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 5:00pm

She developed the STAIR ROOM to block the open area beneath the steps to create a private area for relaxation or sleep.

Key Points: 
  • She developed the STAIR ROOM to block the open area beneath the steps to create a private area for relaxation or sleep.
  • This patent-pending invention could transform a previously unused space into a practical and useful area.
  • It could quickly and easily be anchored to floating stairs to increase the storage area within homes.
  • The original design was submitted to the Orange County sales office of InventHelp.

ATAL's Central-Mid-Levels Escalator and Walkway System Modernisation Project Wins ELEVATOR WORLD "2021 Project of the Year" Contest

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 1:52pm

The "2021 Project of the Year" contest consisted of nine categories and attracted entries from all over the world.

Key Points: 
  • The "2021 Project of the Year" contest consisted of nine categories and attracted entries from all over the world.
  • Detailed stories of the winning entries will be published in the January 2021 issue of ELEVATOR WORLD.
  • The Central-Mid-Levels Escalator and Walkway System in Hong Kong is the longest outdoor covered escalator system in the world.
  • The modernisation of the entire escalator and walkway system was divided into 12 phases.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Ladder Accessory to Enhance Safety on the Last Step (FED-2250)

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 5:15pm

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create a safe way to prevent you from missing the last step when climbing down a ladder," said an inventor, from Maple Valley, Wash., "so I invented the LADDER SAFETY.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create a safe way to prevent you from missing the last step when climbing down a ladder," said an inventor, from Maple Valley, Wash., "so I invented the LADDER SAFETY.
  • The patent-pending invention provides an effective way to know when you are reaching the bottom step of a ladder.
  • In doing so, it eliminates the need to awkwardly feel around for the last step.
  • As a result, it enhances safety and it could help to prevent falls and injuries.

Seoul Viosys’ Violeds Technology for Escalator Handrail Sterilization Solutions

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 12:00am

Seoul Viosys (KOSDAQ: 092190), a leading compound semiconductor solution provider, announced that Violeds technology has been applied to an escalator handrail sterilization solution that is being supplied to leading global escalator and elevator OEMs by EHC Global Inc. (EHC), a Canadian-based manufacturer of integrated solutions for the vertical transportation industry.

Key Points: 
  • Seoul Viosys (KOSDAQ: 092190), a leading compound semiconductor solution provider, announced that Violeds technology has been applied to an escalator handrail sterilization solution that is being supplied to leading global escalator and elevator OEMs by EHC Global Inc. (EHC), a Canadian-based manufacturer of integrated solutions for the vertical transportation industry.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201207005332/en/
    EHC Safety+ Handrail Sterilizer with Violeds technology of Seoul Viosys (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Violeds is a clean technology that provides robust disinfection on the surface of handrails using UV LED light.
  • EHCs handrail sterilization solutions with Violeds technology have already been installed on escalators and moving walks around the world in a wide range of environments including airports, public transit systems, commercial buildings, shopping malls, department stores, healthcare facilities, sports venues, museums and government buildings.
  • Violeds, its flagship UV LED technology, provides a wide range of industries with optimal solutions for robust sterilization and disinfection (UV-C), skin regeneration (UV-B), water/air purification and effective cultivation for horticulture.

Mitsubishi Electric Launches u series Escalator

Monday, December 7, 2020 - 2:10am

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today the immediate commercial launch of its new u series of escalators, which enhance passenger safety and comfort and also achieve significant energy savings compared to previous models.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today the immediate commercial launch of its new u series of escalators, which enhance passenger safety and comfort and also achieve significant energy savings compared to previous models.
  • The company is targeting annual sales of 500 units in the ASEAN, Middle Eastern, Latin American and Indian markets.
  • In the case of few or no passengers, an optional function can slow or stop the escalator to reduce energy consumption by about 30%.
  • A regenerative converter enables electric power generated as the escalator descends with a certain passenger load to be converted for other electrical needs in the building.