What is the height criteria for provision of lift?

What is the height criteria for provision of lift?

Structural design of the elevator box

The façade line is regulated by the Ordinance of Territorial Planning and Land Use in the section on “front setbacks”. When it is less than 3 meters from the municipal line, the façade must be predominantly parallel to it, except in special cases with the favorable opinion of the “Code Interpretation and Updating Commission”.

In the first 3.00m of height, measured from the plot elevation, only elements of the facade such as sills, parapets, lintels or ornaments shall be allowed to protrude by no more than 0.05m, provided that the edges are rounded.

Types of elevators

The minimum sides may be altered as long as the regulatory surface is complied with, and the minimum dimensions in regulatory door openings, widths of passages between sanitary fixtures, and between these and partition walls are complied with.

Premises for electricity meters must not communicate with other premises containing gas installations. The location of the meters and their cabinets must comply with the provisions of the relevant company. In front of the meters there must be a space not less than 1 m wide free for circulation.

The premises or spaces required for the provision of electric energy services shall be used for chambers, transformation centers, maneuvering or measuring equipment. They must be enclosed, with doors that open outwards and security locks, all certified by the relevant company.

Premises for gas meters must not communicate with other premises that have panels, electricity meters, boilers, motors, thermal devices and other similar devices. The location of meters and ventilation openings must comply with the provisions of the relevant company. In front of the meters there must be a space not less than 1 m wide free for circulation.

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Calculations for the design of an elevator

Article 8.- The use of cellular phones and the volume of audio equipment shall be regulated on site, so as not to generate risk conditions during the performance of tasks. The use of audio equipment with headphones is prohibited.

Auxiliary structures, shoring, ramps and/or duets for unloading debris and other elements necessary for construction shall be of adequate quality and free of defects. They shall have the necessary strength to withstand the stresses to which they will be subjected with the construction of the structure.

CHAPTER II: GENERAL WELFARE CONDITIONS Article 15.- All construction, demolition, construction site or camp sites shall have adequate places for sanitary services, showers, changing rooms and dining room from the beginning. They shall be raised from the ground or built on a dry base so as not to allow the penetration or stagnation of water, as well as meeting the conditions detailed in the following articles. While these services are being built, they may be of a transitory nature and must guarantee the safety, health and dignity of the workers. The maximum time of these facilities shall not exceed 15 days.

Weight of a 10-person elevator

The elevator regime provides for the certification of the essential safety requirements to be met by elevators and their components marketed in the country, guaranteeing maximum safety. The final purpose of the regime is to protect consumers and users of elevators.

That by means of Resolution No. 430/AGC/13 dated September 17, 2013, the project “Registered Elevators” in charge of this General Directorate of Inspection and Control of Works is approved.

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That since then, the “First Phase” of the referred project is being developed, in which the web applications for the identification of elevators and maintenance companies were implemented by means of Provision 1100/DGFYCO/13.

Likewise, Provision No. 1101/DGFYCO/13 established the use of the DGFYCO Web Module application, which defines the interrelation between the web application and the operational and systems areas of the AGC.

By virtue of the implementation of the Registered Elevators project, it is necessary to include and promote the use of computer tools for the registration and identification of elevators and maintenance companies and their technical representatives, for which it is necessary to implement the digitalization of the elevator log book.