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Liftinstituut present during international lift fair Interlift 2019

The largest international lift exhibition Interlift will be held from 15 to 18 October in Augsburg in Germany. Liftinstituut is also this year present on the fair. Liftinstituut can be found in hall 3, stand 3187, next to the passage to halls 4 to 7.

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Liftinstituut enters Finnish market

A new elevator inspection organization entered de Finnish market on October 4th, 2019. On this date, Liftinstituut Nordic will begin offering elevator inspections according to local and EU laws and regulations. The office in Helsinki will be under Finnish management and will be part of the international Liftinstituut network. Ever since 1933, inspectors and certifying experts from this organization have worked tirelessly every day to ensure that everyone in the world can use elevators safely with complete peace of mind.

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Meeting AHATA: Liftinstituut Solutions gives presentation on importance of elevator safety and legislation

On Wednesday 17th of July, the AHATA (Aruba Hotel and Tourism Association) held an educational session on the subject of "workplace safety laws". The session was organised in collaboration with DTI (Dienst Technische Inspecties) and the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort.

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Four steps to optimise your lift maintenance situation

Maintenance management, it helps to improve quality and availability of lift-units and it helps to reduce costs. But what does maintenance management contain? In this article we elaborate on gaining grip on your maintenance situation in 4 simple steps.

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Liftinstituut Solutions opens regional headquarters in Dubai

On May 29th Liftinstituut Holding managing director Marco Waagmeester inaugurated the company’s new Middle Eastern headquarters in Dubai. The offices of the elevator and escalator safety consultancy company are situated on the 22nd floor in Tower 2 of the Boulevard Plaza building. The official opening was combined with a launch event and a seminar about the optimization and value engineering in vertical transportation design. The event was attended by a select group of architects, project developers, building owners, building managers and government officials.

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Lift design consultancy services for Tashkent Theme Park Project

Liftinstituut Solutions provided lift design consultancy services for vertical transport systems in the Theme Park Entertainment and Recreation Complex - with an area of 208.000 m2 - in the new Tashkent City complex.

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Video tutorial EN 81-20

In this video tutorial Mr. Erol Akcay, Liftinstituut Solutions LLC Technical-Training Director shares the knowledge from Liftinstituut Solutions about the EN 81-20 new requirement in respect to EN 81-1 A3 and innovations of the new Lift Regulation.

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SOLAS Marine levels up lift expertise

SOLAS Marine Services Group is a diversified group of companies that provides professional services in the field of Life Saving Appliances (LSA) and Fire Fighting Appliances (FFA) along with Safety Equipment in Marine Industry since 1988. SOLAS Marine Services represents the world-renowned experts in the field of safety, who are known for their quality and reliability in the Middle East.

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Liftinstituut Caribbean appointed by the Minister of Justice

The safety of citizens and tourists is becoming an increasingly important issue for the government. This also applies to the use of elevators. Since 2015, there has been a Ministerial Regulation that prohibits the operation of elevators without a valid safety certificate.

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Liftinstituut Solutions provides VT design of Grand Mosque Project in Astana

The Grand Mosque Project consists of wedding hall, conference hall, library, classes, museum, retail stores and grand mosque with a dome of 62meters in diameter and 88,2 meters in height which can accommodate eighteen thousand worshipers. There is also a parking space with 350 car capacity below the mosque. It is one of the biggest mosques in the world.

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 Together with Elevator World Inc., Liftinstituut Solutions B.V. organized the   International Elevator & Escalator Symposium (IEES) 2018. The event took   place on the 15th and 16th of November in Istanbul.

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Liftinstituut Solutions Caribbean NV celebrates its official opening and upcoming accreditation as a certifying body for elevator inspections

Liftinstituut Solutions Caribbean NV is in the final stage of becoming officially accredited by the Ministry of Justice for elevator inspections on Aruba. With this accreditation, the Caribbean Solutions branch of the global certifying body will be able to help building owners and managers on Aruba to become more aware of the safety and operational reliability of their elevators. To celebrate the opening and upcoming accreditation, the agency organized a launch party on October 3.

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Liftinstituut Solutions organizes Elevator & Escalator Symposium 2018

Together with Elevator World Inc., Liftinstituut Solutions B.V. organizes the International Elevator & Escalator Symposium (IEES) 2018. The event will take place on the 15th and 16th of November in Istanbul. Professionals from the elevator and escalator industry, architects, developers and owners are invited to a program covering all the topics of safety and new technologies in vertical transportation. Presentations will be offered by international experts, ensuring an exciting platform for discovering new technologies and meeting with professionals. Additionally, IEES offers an opportunity for technology companies to show their new projects and products.

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Launch LiftInspect Ireland: inspectors trained by Liftinstituut Solutions

Last week was the official launch of Lift Inspect, our partner in Ireland. 

Two-thirds of lifts in Ireland do not receive regular examinations

In Ireland two-thirds of lifts are not receiving the necessary safety inspections as required by law. What would happen if two-thirds of cars on the road were not NCTed? Yet two-thirds of lifts in Ireland do not receive the regular examinations they are required to by law. The launch of a new specialised inspection company for lifts and escalators, Lift Inspect, has heard.

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EN 81-20 training for UAE certification and inspection bodies

Thursday 1st of March the Euro-Asian team of Liftinstituut Solutions performed a training in Dubai. Subject of the training were the new requirements which the EN 81-20 standard entails. Audiences were certification and inspection bodies that have their office in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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Liftinstituut Solutions starts training lift inspectors

Liftinstituut Solutions is keen to make a contribution to international lift safety. This is why we are happy to share the knowledge we have acquired with others all around the world. For a short time now, we have been doing just that by holding training courses for lift inspectors. We train individual engineers to become certified Liftinstituut Solutions Lift Inspectors in their own countries, qualified to inspect lifts for safety.

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Liftinstituut Solutions acquires minority share in Ireland based Lift Inspect Ltd.

Liftinstituut Solutions and Lift Inspect recently signed a licence agreement which enables Lift Inspect to conduct statutory elevator and escalator inspections according to Liftinstituut Solutions standards and branding. Moreover, Liftinstituut Solutions acquired a minority share in Lift Inspect to further strengthen the partnership.

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EU Guidelines implementation of directives based on the new approach (The ‘Blue Guide’) updated

The EU Guide to the implementation of directives based on the New Approach and the Global Approach (the ‘Blue Guide’) was published in 2000 and is now updated. Updating was required to cover new developments and to ensure the broadest possible common understanding on implementation of the New Legislative Framework (NLF) for the marketing of products. This new version of the Guide will therefore build on the past edition, but include new chapters, for example on the obligations of economic operators or accreditation, or completely revised chapters such as those on standardisation or market surveillance.

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