2022 - 13th Symposium on Lift and Escalator Technologies, Northampton

 2022 Proceedings cover Rev 1


The 13th Symposium of Lift and Escalator Technologies, September 2022 was organised by the Lift Engineering Section of Northampton University, the CIBSE Lifts Group and LEIA.

The proceedings can be downloaded here.

The document includes the following papers:

  • Enhancing the I-S-P Method (Inverse Stops-Passengers) Using the Monte Carlo Simulation Method. Lutfi Al-Sharif1,2,3, Richard Peters3 , Matthew Appleby3,  1Al Hussein Technical University, Jordan, 2The University of Jordan, Jordan. 3Peters Research Ltd, UK.  VIDEO
  • Impact of the Load-Area Bypass Feature on Passenger Service Quality. Diana Andrei, Mirko Ruokokoski, KONE Corporation, Finland.  VIDEO
  • Generation and Application of Dynamic Lift Kinematics. Matthew Appleby, Richard Peters, Nishad Deokar,  Peters Research Ltd, UK  VIDEO
  • Design-Operation Continuum Methods for Traffic Master.  Aitor Arrieta1, Aitor Agirre2, Goiuria Sagardui1 and Maite Arratibel3, 1Mondragon University, Spain, 2Ikerlan, Spain, 3Orona, Spain. VIDEO
  • Rated Load and Maximum Available Car Area. A Proposal to Revise EN81-20, Table 6. Gina Barney, Gina Barney Associates, UK.  VIDEO
  • Global Dispatcher Interface - Initial Prototype Design. Jonathan Beebe,  Jonathan Beebe Ltd, UK.  VIDEO
  • Lift Industry and BIM: A Long Overdue Adopted and Typically Overlooked Project Enabler. Miguel Castro, Schindler Lifts Ltd, Switzerland.  VIDEO
  • Exploring IoT Applications for Vertical Transportation (VT) to Tackle Challenges in a Modern World. Paul Clements D2E, UK.  VIDEO
  • The Investigation of Efficacy and Fire Resistance Characteristics of Fire Barrier in the Lift Industry Applications. M. Gizicki1, S. Kaczmarczyk1, B. Henderson2 , N. Clark2 and R. Khandan1 , 1The University of Northampton, UK, 2EES UK Ltd, UK.   VIDEO 
  • IoT Safety Predictive Monitoring of Lift Operations, Shafts and Buildings. Andrew Gorin1 , Paolo Riva2 ,1Specialist Lift Services Ltd, UK. 2 IoTSafe s.r.l., Italy. VIDEO
  • Lift IoT: Turning Sensor Data into Value. Michele Guidotti, CEDES AG, Switzerland.   VIDEO
  • Disinfection Efficacy Analysis of an Ultraviolet-C (UVC) Device for Escalator Handrails. Qingping Guo1, Andrew Kenny1, Guentsch Johannes1, Benjamin Hatton2, Dalal Asker2 ,1Draka EHC, Canada. 2University of Toronto, Canada. VIDEO
  • Vibration Signature and the Application of Intelligent Pattern Recognition in Detection and Classification of Damage in Automatic Power Operated Lift Doors.  S. Kaczmarczyk, R. Smith, Mateusz Gizicki, The University of Northampton, UK.  VIDEO
  • 1927 - The Year That Set the Direction of Traction Lift Engineering for a Century. Jaakko Kalliomaki, KONE Corporation, Finland.  VIDEO
  • Component Based Modular Elevator. Kasinadh Karra, VTI Global Vertical Transportation Systems Consultant, UAE.    VIDEO
  • Dynamic Simulations for Lift Door Health Diagnosis. Matti Lin, Gabriela Roivainen, KONE Corporation, Finland.    VIDEO
  • Investigation into the Closing Force of Passenger/Goods Lift Automatic Power Operated Doors and Recommendations to Reduce the Risk of Injury to Lift Users. Daniel Meekin, Zurich Engineering, UK.  VIDEO
  • Challenges to Drafting a Standard for the Evacuation of Disabled People Using Lifts. Nick Mellor, Lift and Escalator Industry Association, UK.   VIDEO
  • Setting Standards on Remote Monitoring & Diagnostic for lifts – A Singapore Context. Hashim Bin Mansoor, Justin Tai, Yao Hui Chee, Kenneth Ong, Yih Perng Khoo, Andy Goh and Jody Tan Building Construction Authority, Singapore.   VIDEO
  • The Technical Challenges Involved in Lifting 40 Tonne Trucks Using Rigid Chain Technology in a Confined Space. Philip Pearson Pearson Consult Ltd, UK. VIDEO
  • Lift Energy Modelling for Green Building Design. Richard Peters, Peters Research Ltd, UK.  VIDEO
  • Dynamic Simulations for Lift Health Diagnosis. Gabriela Roivainen, Matti Lin,  KONE Corporation, Finland.  VIDEO
  • Energy Efficient Buildings Assessing The Impact of Lifts. Adam J Scott, Sweco UK Ltd, UK.    VIDEO
  • Overview of the Book “People Flow in Buildings”. Marja-Liisa Siikonen, MLS Lift Consulting Ltd, Finland.    VIDEO
  • The Effect of Artificial Intelligence on Service Operations and Service Personnel. Rory Smith, The University of Northampton, UK.    VIDEO
  • New Evidence on Lift Passenger Demand in High-Rise Office Buildings. Janne Sorsa, Tiina Laine, KONE Industrial Ltd, Finland.    VIDEO