PROVISION FOR ELEVATOR

ALTHOUGH PROVISION OF THE ELEVATOR IS NOT IN THE SCOPE OF THE CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER,

PROPER PLANNING AND COORDINATION AT THE SITE IS NECESSARY .

THIS ARTICLE STARTS THE DISCUSSIONS ON THE VARIOUS PROVISIONS TO BE MADE.

IT HAS THREE PORTIONS :

A.LIFT PIT :

1.IT IS LOWER THAN THE GROUND LEVEL .

2.WATER PROOFING IS CARRIED OUT IN THE PIT FROM EXTERNAL SIDE.

3.IT HAS CONCRETE PEDESTALS FOR MOUNTING THE SHOCK ABSORBER

B.LIFT DUCT  :

1.THIS PORTION HAS GOT OPENINGS IN THE RCC WALL AT EACH FLOOR :

3.LIFT ROOM  :

1.IT HAS THE LIFT EQUIPMENTS

2.IT ALSO HAS A PROVISION OF A MONO RAIL

3.THE LIFT ROOM AHS TWO SLABS. UPPER SLAB OR ROOF SLAB AND THE BOTTOM SLAB HOUSES THE MACHINERY AND HAS TWO SQUARE OPENINGS.

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