An escalator is a type of vertical transportation in the form of a moving staircase –
a conveyor transport device for carrying people between floors of a building.
Jan 22, 2014 ... The historic vintage wooden Otis L-type escalator's at Macy's Herald Square in
Our escalators provide safe, reliable and eco-friendly mobility in shopping
centers, airports, railway stations and commercial buildings. Attractive yet robust,
You probably ride escalators all the time, but do you know how they move, and
flatten, and keep the handrail in synch with the steps? Find out exactly what is ...
The first escalator-like machine appeared in the mid 19th century, two years after
the first passenger elevator. In 1859, Nathan Ames of the state of Michigan in ...
Comprehensive in range and flexible in design, Otis escalators and moving
walkways adapt to your building's specific requirements.
safely to their destination. The escalator has become an integral part of the urban
landscape. While passenger elevators were in common use since the 1870s,.
Otis wrote history with the introduction of the escalator in 1899. Today, we
continue to improve the product through ongoing innovation. Similarly, Otis'
Escalators for different building types and building requirements. Indoor and
outdoor options available. Click to read more!
Escalator Safety Tips While escalators are among the safest forms of
transportation in the world, accidents can occasionally occur as a result of unsafe