There can be all kinds of reasons for modernising a lift that has started to show its age. It may be that the breakdown frequency is increasing or perhaps the operator wishes to bring the equipment and safety up to the latest technical and safety standards or minimise energy costs. However, the costs of such modernisation activities can quickly exceed the planned budget. For this reason, the individual measures are usually set out in detail by the lift company and the operator well in advance.
Read more in Lift Report 4/2021.