As an additional security measure, the Emergency Exit Power Cut-Off Switch is placed inside the strike/catch pocket, to ensure that the elevator will run only with the emergency exit closed and locked.
This unique exit design allows for the quickest removal and elimination of the emergency exit.
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
High-rise buildings, 1,000-plus-ft. in height, proliferating in southern California? That was unimaginable not that many years ago, but today, such structures – the largest of them known as “supertalls” – are dotting the West Coast landscape in increasing numbers and forming a typically more East Coast/Midwest-style urban skyline. For most of the 20th century, high-rise development in California was limited by seismic, financial and other practical issues.