Escalators are generally used in places with a large flow of people. At present, the maximum lifting height of China escalator company can generally only reach within 28 meters. Escalators that exceed this lifting height are actually spliced by multiple escalators with mainframes, just from the outside. It looked like an escalator.
Escalators occupy a large space and are used for carrying people but not for carrying goods. They are mainly used in office buildings and hotel lobbies, shopping malls, and bus stations, such as subways, airports, passenger stations, and railway stations.
The escalator has a strong continuous transportation capacity for passengers, but it occupies a large space. The lifting height and projection length of the site need to be matched with the design. If a large error occurs, the escalator may not be installed, or it may not be flush with the ground after installation. Need to make changes to the site structure. In addition, escalators cannot be used for cargo, and cannot be used as fire escapes and elevators.
The lifting height of the elevator is relatively large. The highest lifting height of the elevator currently exceeds 600 meters. There are many types of vertical elevators and more functions, which can meet various needs; but the continuous conveying capacity of vertical elevators is poor.
The main types of elevators include passenger elevators, hospital elevators, freight elevator, car elevators, and sundries elevators.