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BetrSichV 3

Lifts

Passenger lifts, goods lifts, platform lifts for persons and materials, disabled lifts

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Goods lifts
Platform lifts for persons and materials
Lifts for use by person with impaired mobility
Paternoster lift
Paternoster lift

Paternoster lift

Type



Application
     
  • Only suitable for the transport of passengers, unsuitable for goods transport
  •  
  • Max. operating speed 0.3 m/s

Drive concept
Chain sprocket with link chains 

Motor room
Above lift well 

Advantages
     
  • Travel height freely selectable
  •  
  • High transport capacity
  •  
  • Requires little space compared to its transport capacity
  •  
  • Relatively low energy demand
  •  

Key components



Drive unit
comprising motor, worm gear in most cases with back gear chain sprocket , failsafe brake 

Motors
Three-phase motors

Gearbox
Worm gear

Brake system
Drum brakes 

Control system
Simple relay control

Safety devices

Device for locking landing doors
Safety devices preventing landing doors from being opened if the lift car is not at that landing (no landing doors available)

Safety gear
     
  • A safety device with guided suspension chains guarding lift cars against free falls
  •  
  • No safety gear available

Overspeed governor
No overspeed governor required.

Ascending car overspeed protection.
Auf Grund der Antriebsart nicht erforderlich.

Buffers
Devices limiting the travel of lift car and counterweight
Not required for this lift type

Special feature
Operation of existing installations may be continued for an indefinite period of time.

Regulations and standards

2006/42/EC :
DIRECTIVE 2006/42/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)

German Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health (BetrSichV):
Ordinance concerning the protection of safety and health in the provision of work equipment and its use at work, concerning safety when operating installations subject to monitoring and concerning the organization of industrial safety and health at work (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung - Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health – BetrSichV)

TRA 500: Technical Rules for Lifts (Paternosters)
out of order


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Mill lift 
Mill lift 

Mill lift 

Type



Application
     
  • Goods lift for exclusive use in grain mills
  •  
  • Load bearing capacity of up to 200 kg or max. two persons
  •  
  • Operating speed of up to 0.85 m/s
Drive concept
Only traction-sheave drive permitted

  Machine room
Directly above or adjacent to the lift well 

Advantages
     
  • Lifting height freely selectable
  •  
  • Simplified design adjusted to the requirements of milling operations
  •  
  • Little space required

Key components



Drive unit
comprising motor, gearbox, traction sheave and failsafe brake

Motors
Three-phase motors

Gearbox
Cylindrical, worm or planetary gear

Brake system
Drum brakes

Control system
mostly relay controls

Safety devices

Device for locking landing doors
Safety devices preventing landing doors from being opened if the lift car is not at that landing
     
  • Tower bolts
  •  
  • Hook bolts
  •  
  • Flap locks

Safety gear
Safety device to guard against free fall of the lift car; actuated by an overspeed governor
     
  • Instantaneous safety gear
  •  
  • Progressive safety gear
Overspeed governor
Tripping mechanism for safety gear (actuated by centrifugal force)

Ascending car overspeed protection
Not a requirement defined by the Technical Rules (TRA)

Buffers
Devices limiting the travel of lift car and counterweight
     
  • Energy-accumulating shock absorbers
  •  
  • Energy-dissipating shock absorbers
  •  

Special features 
Lift well made of wire mesh or wooden slats
Operation of the mill brake lift, a special sub-type of this lift type, may only be continued until December 31, 2004

Regulations and standards

2006/42/EC:
DIRECTIVE 2006/42/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)

German Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health (BetrSichV):
Ordinance concerning the protection of safety and health in the provision of work equipment and its use at work, concerning safety when operating installations subject to monitoring and concerning the organization of industrial safety and health at work (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung - Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health – BetrSichV)

9. GPSGV (2006/42/EC)
TRA 600 Technical Rules for Lifts (Mill Lifts), out of order


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Builders hoists' for persons and materials
Builders hoists' for persons and materials

Builders hoists' for persons and materials

Type



Application
     
  • Temporary use on construction sites
  •  
  • Transport of persons and materials
Drive concept
     
  • mostly rack and pinion drive
  •  
  • rarely: Drum drive and
  •  
  • hydraulic drive
Machine room
Drive unit installed on the lift car 

Advantages
     
  • Lifting height freely selectable
  •  
  • Operating speed freely selectable
  •  
  • Fast installation and dismantling (modular system)
  •  
  • Requires no separate lift well
  •  
  • Installation possible at any time and place
  •  
  • Easy to transport
Key components



Drive unit
comprising motor, gearbox, gear wheel and failsafe brake

Motors
Three-phase motors, also with frequency control 

Gearbox
Worm gear, planetary gear

Brake system
Drum brakes, disk brakes

Control system
mostly microprocessor controls (also including frequency controls for drive motor)

Safety devices

Device for locking landing doors
Safety devices preventing landing doors from being opened if the lift car is not at that landing
     
  • Tower bolts
  •  
  • Hook boltsl
  •  
  • Flap locks

Safety gear
Safety device guarding against free fall of the lift car; actuated by an overspeed governor
     
  • Braking device (separate from machine) with integrated overspeed governor
  •  
  • Instantaneous safety gear
  •  
  • Progressive safety gear

Overspeed governor
Tripping mechanism for safety gear (actuated by centrifugal force)
     
  • Overspeed governor integrated into braking device
Ascending car overspeed protection
Not required for this type of drive

Buffers
Devices limiting the travel of lift car and counterweight
     
  • Energy-accumulating shock absorbers
  •  
  • Rarely: energy-dissipating shock absorbers
  •  

Special features
Only used on construction sites, changing locations of use

Regulations and standards

2006/42/EC :
DIRECTIVE 2006/42/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)

German Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health (BetrSichV):
Ordinance concerning the protection of safety and health in the provision of work equipment and its use at work, concerning safety when operating installations subject to monitoring and concerning the organization of industrial safety and health at work (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung - Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health – BetrSichV)

DIN EN 12159
TRA 1100: Technical Rules for Lifts (builders' hoists for persons and materials)
out of order


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Building maintenance unit
Building maintenance unit

Building maintenance unit

Type



Application
     
  • Façade cleaning and repair
  •  
  • Cleaning and replacement of glass panes of glass façades

Drive concept
     
  • Traction drive
  •  
  • Drum drive

Place of installation
Roof car system with or without tracks

Key components



Drive unit
comprising three-phase motor, gearbox, traction sheave (chain sprocket, rope drum) and failsafe brake

Lift car
Suspended gondola with work equipment and cleaning detergents

Control system
Relay controls, safety and limit switches


Safety devices

Safety gear
Safety device guarding against free fall of lift cage
Braking device tripped if the lift exceeds a certain speed limit

Special features
Each installation is customized to the architecture of the building in question

Regulations and standards

2006/42/EC :
DIRECTIVE 2006/42/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast).

German Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health (BetrSichV):
Ordinance concerning the protection of safety and health in the provision of work equipment and its use at work, concerning safety when operating installations subject to monitoring and concerning the organization of industrial safety and health at work (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung - Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health – BetrSichV)

DIN EN 1808 / 11/2010
TRA 900: Technical Rules for Lifts (Façade Lifts)
out of order


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