ELEVATOR CODE CHANGE COMPLIANCE

EFFECTIVE DATE: JANUARY, 2015

 

 

DEADLINE: JANUARY, 2020

the NYC Department of Buildings implemented a retroactive code requiring all elevators be provided with provisions for door lock monitoring. 

 

The date of compliance for this upgrade is January 1, 2020.

ASME A17.3-2002, Appendix K, Chapter K3, Section 3.10.12: System to monitor and prevent automatic operation of passenger and freight elevators with faulty door contact circuits.

VSA CONSULTING HELPS GET YOUR

 

COMPANY IN COMPLIANCE

 

 

We work with many companies in the New York area that employ hundreds of elevators and manage the overall compliance process by:

 

  • VSA to survey all buildings/elevators to determine scope & type of monitoring necessary. 

 

  • VSA to confirm electrical requirements for sufficient service.

 

  • Send an RFP (Request for proposal) to elevator maintenance providers requesting survey and proposal for door lock monitoring installation

 

  • Evaluate and recommend top proposals.

 

  • Forward top proposals to each Property Manager to distribute to the Board with two (2) approved manufacturers.

 

  • VSA to verify pricing and schedule for installation to be completed.

 

  • VSA to do a post inspection after each installation to ensure compliance.

 

 

 

Please note the scope of work for this upgrade requires filing a permit with the Department of Buildings, a DOB or third party sign off as well as updated schematic diagrams for each controller.

 

 

Call Vertical Systems Analysis today, to ensure your elevators are in compliance by the due date.

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