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Turkish-Made Elevators

Dear Reader, Let’s start with a few questions: How many elevator companies are there operating in Turkey?, How many of these companies do installation?, How many of these assembly companies sell and install elevators using the components that have its own design and brand?, How many companies are there that produce and install elevators with the speed of 4 mph and over, according to the criteria in the third question?, What is the number of completely domestic companies that fulfill the criteria of the third and fourth questions?

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The Tale of a Road and Our Learned Helplessness!

It’s the loss of one’s problem solving abilities. A feeling of despair brought on by the inability to see a way out of social and economic problems, and the state of feeling incapable.

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Periodic Inspection of Elevators in Our Country and EN 81-20

Hello, Dear Readers, Periodic inspection of elevators in our country became compulsory with the enactment of the Elevator Maintenance and Operation Regulation, which was published in November 2008.The implementation of this regulation, thus, made our elevators, as in Europe, safer over time.They continue to be as such.

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Lift Warranty Guarantee Fund

What is a lift warranty guarantee fund ? What is it used for?

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Fatma Hanım ve Feodalism!

With its clean sea and dry air, Turgutreis in Bodrum is one of our lovely holiday destinations. When within this fair paradise, one sees plastic bottles and other trash on the ground, one cannot help but think: Though these lovely coves are ours, do we also possess the sensibility to protect and take care of them? We ought to keep clean not just our coasts but all the places we visit, and not litter the ground.

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Investment, Manufacturing, Exports, and Employment!

During one of his meetings, President Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan maintained that Turkey, following the April 17 referendum, had entered a new era; emphasizing that this would be a period of renewal, he asked businessmen to generate more investment, manufacturing, exports, and employment.

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Internet of Lifts

High technology plays an indispensable role in modern society today, and the intensive use and rapid development of these technologies have given birth to new concepts, opportunities and risks in our life.

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The Istanbul Elevator Exhibition

The Istanbul International Elevator and Associated Products Exhibition took place between March 22 and 26, 2017. A total of eight days of exhibition at two different locations were completed in five days. The first exhibition was kicked off on Wednesday, 22nd of March at the Yeşilköy CNR Expo Center, and was finished on Saturday, 25th of March, while the second, at the Beylikdüzü TÜYAP Expo Center, commenced on Thursday, 23rd of March and ended on Sunday, 26th of March.

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Vertical Transportation and Escalators on Subways

Escalators and moving walkways are used for the transport of large numbers of passengers in a short time and they are manufactured and installed according to EN 115-1. EN 115-1 identifies safety-related requirements, but the operating environments of the escalators are various. Heavy-duty escalators and moving walkways are used especially in the subways and at the airports. So what is a heavy-duty escalator?

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Foreign Promotion Supports and On-Site Customs Clearance

Turkish government offers promotional support and on-site customs clearance for exporters. The Turkish government is offering overseas promo¬tional support and on-site customs clearance capabili¬ties for companies involved in international trade, in an effort to achieve US$500 billion in annual exports as set forth in the 2023 Vision goals.

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Elevator Floor Doors And Regulatory Compliance

As we all know, elevator floor door locks are safety componentsaccording to the Elevator Regulation and pursuant to the EN 81 - 1 + A3 conditions, it is required for the floor doors to be supplied to the market as of 31.8.2017 to be delivered in accordance with the EN 81 - 20 and EN 81 - 50 standards and certified for conformity.

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As Deadline Nears For EN 81-20/50, There Are Many Questions

On April 20, 2016, the European Commission issued the EN 81-20 and EN 81-50 elevator standards, and implemented a transitional period that will end on August 31, 2017.

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