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SECTION 14 20 00 - Elevators
 
 
ELEVATORS AND LIFTS
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** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Savaria; residential and commercial elevators and lifts.
.
This section is based on the products of Savaria, which is located at:
2 Walker Dr.
Brampton, ON, Canada L6T 5E1
Toll Free Tel: 800-661-5112
Tel: 905-791-5555
Fax: 905-791-2222
Email: request info (info@savaria.com)
Web: www.Savaria.com
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As a leading designer and manufacturer of residential elevators, luxury home elevators, commercial elevators and lifts for over 30 years, Savaria Lifts has thousands of satisfied customers to thank for their business. Our global operation continuously seeks to advance manufacturing processes in our own modern facilities, allowing us to offer exceptional value and shorter lead times, while never compromising product quality, safety or reliability. As an active member of many trade associations, we are committed to the ongoing support of its customers and dealers alike. Authorized dealers are carefully selected for their knowledge and experience, kept up-to-date with the latest technical and training sessions, and supported with our expert customer service.
Residential Elevators: Easily and quickly installed in new or existing homes, our residential elevators will embellish your home decor with its many available stylish finishes.
Savaria Infinity Luxury Elevator: Designed to provide a luxurious yet affordable means of vertical transportation for multilevel homes. Infinity's reliable, quiet and smooth operation is ensured by our innovative hydraulic drive system. With a variety of cab finishes and colors the Infinity allows you to customize your design for a more personalized look.
Savaria Eclipse Home Elevator: This machine room-less design saves space in the home and can also reduce installation time. With an extensive selection in custom finishes, the Eclipse elevator can be designed to suit almost any tastes and preferences.
Commercial LU/LA Elevator: Savaria provides user-friendly, good value solutions for both new construction, and retrofitting into existing buildings.
Savaria Orion LU/LA: A fully enclosed commercial elevator that makes code compliance fast and easy. Completely redesigned, it meets all current American and Canadian Code requirements for limited-use/ limited application (LU/LA) elevators. It is also suitable for residential use.
Commercial Wheelchair Lifts:
Savaria Prolift SCL: A fully enclosed Commercial Lift that provides an economical means of vertical transportation for the physically disabled. It has a reliable, quiet, and smooth operation while serving from two to four floors.
V1504: The unique drive and platform combinations of the V-1504 vertical wheel chair platform lift allows for rapid delivery and ease of installation in respect to any architectural requirements.
Multilift Vertical Platform Lift: The ACME screw drive system offers a safe and reliable operation for its users. This ruggedly constructed lift has been proven for both indoor and outdoor applications. The Multilift vertical wheel chair platform lift is designed to meet today's safety code requirements such as ASME A18.1 for residential and commercial use.
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PART 1 GENERAL
 
1.1
SECTION INCLUDES
 
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A.
Residential elevators.
B.
Commercial wheelchair lifts.
C.
Commercial LU/LA elevator.
1.2
RELATED SECTIONS
 
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A.
Division 16 Sections for electrical service for elevators to and including disconnect and fused switches at machine room.
B.
Division 16 Sections for standby power source, transfer switch, and connection from auxiliary contacts in transfer switch to controller.
C.
Division 16 Section "Voice and Data Communication Cabling" for telephone service to elevators.
D.
Section 03 30 00 - Cast-in-Place Concrete.
E.
Section 06 10 00 - Rough Carpentry.
F.
Section 08 14 23.16 - Plastic-Laminate-Faced Wood Doors.
G.
Section 08 71 53 - Security Door Hardware.
H.
Section 09 21 16.23 - Gypsum Board Shaft Wall Assemblies.
I.
Section 09 65 13 - Resilient Base and Accessories.
J.
Section - .
K.
Section 09 90 00 - Painting and Coating.
L.
Section 28 36 33 - Water Detection Sensors.
1.3
REFERENCES
 
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A.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) B-29.2 - Chain Standards for Inverted Tooth (Silent) Chains and Sprockets.
B.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) A17.1 - Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators.
C.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) A18.1 - Safety Standard for Platform and Stairway Chair Lifts.
D.
CSA B44.1 - Elevator and Escalator Electrical Equipment.
E.
CSA B355 - Lifts for Persons with Physical Disabilities.
F.
CSA B613 - Private Residence Lifts for Persons with Physical Disabilities.
G.
U.S. Architectural & Transportation Barriers Compliance Board's "Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities (ADAAG)".
H.
ICC/ANSI A117.1 - Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities.
I.
NFPA 70 - National Electric Code.
J.
CSA - National Electric Code.
1.4
REQUIREMENTS OF REGULATORY AGENCIES
A.
Fabricate and install work in compliance with applicable jurisdictional authorities.
B.
File shop drawings and submissions with local authorities as the information is made available. Company pre-inspection and jurisdictional authority inspections and permits are to be made on timely basis as required.
1.5
SUBMITTALS
A.
Submit under provisions of Section 01 30 00 - Administrative Requirements.
B.
Product Data: Manufacturer's data sheets on each product to be used, including:
1.
Preparation instructions and recommendations.
2.
Storage and handling requirements and recommendations.
3.
Installation methods.
C.
Shop Drawings: Provide a complete layout of lift equipment detailing dimensions and clearances as required.
 
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D.
Selection Samples: For each finish product specified requiring selection of color or finish, two complete sets of color charts representing manufacturer's full range of available colors and patterns.
1.6
QUALITY ASSURANCE
A.
Installer Qualifications: Minimum 2 years experience installing similar products, and acceptable to the manufacturer.
1.7
DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
A.
Store products in manufacturer's unopened packaging until ready for installation.
1.8
PROJECT CONDITIONS
A.
Maintain environmental conditions (temperature, humidity, and ventilation) within limits recommended by manufacturer for optimum results. Do not install systems under environmental conditions outside manufacturer's recommended limits.
1.9
WARRANTY
A.
Provide manufacturer's standard 36-month limited warranty on parts from date of shipment.
PART 2 PRODUCTS
 
2.1
MANUFACTURERS
A.
Acceptable Manufacturer: Savaria, which is located at: 2 Walker Dr.; Brampton, ON, Canada L6T 5E1; Toll Free Tel: 800-661-5112; Tel: 905-791-5555; Fax: 905-791-2222; Email: request info (info@savaria.com); Web: www.Savaria.com
 
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B.
Substitutions: Not permitted.
C.
Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section 01 60 00 - Product Requirements.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete Telecab section if not required.
 
2.2
RESIDENTIAL ELEVATOR
A.
Residential Elevator: Savaria Telecab.
B.
Equipment: Provide equipment, incidental material and labor required for complete, operable hydraulic elevator installation. The elevators shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by the elevator system manufacturer or manufacturer's authorized installer.
C.
Performance: The elevator shall be designed and tested in accordance with ASME A17.1 part V. The testing shall consist of loading the platform to rated capacity for several cycles to insure proper operation. Mechanical failures and defects shall be corrected.
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the elevator specified shall be the work provided by others:
1.
Dedicated 110 VAC 20 amp single phase power to operate lift to be provided.
2.
No pit shall be provided.
3.
Provide a load-bearing wall to support a load of 700 lbs at any point.
4.
Provide a floor cut out. Refer to shop drawings.
5.
The floor needs to support 3000 lb (1362 kg).
6.
A phone line shall be provided.
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated load: 500 lb (227 kg).
2.
Rated Speed: 20 fpm. (0.10 m/s).
3.
Car Dimensions: 30 inches W by 46 inches L by 78 inches H (762 mm by 1168 mm by 1981 mm).
4.
Levels Serviced: 2.
5.
Door Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select type of door operation and delete option not required.
 
a.
Manual door.
b.
Hydraulic door closer.
c.
Automatic door operator.
6.
Cab Configuration: Enter/exit same side.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height
 
7.
Travel: ______ feet. Maximum of 23 feet (276 inches).
8.
Operations: Constant pressure.
9.
Power Supply: 110 VAC, 20 amps, 1 Phase.
10.
Drive System: 2 to 1 roller chain hydraulic.
11.
Paint: Powder coat finish.
12.
Color:
 
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a.
Almond beige.
b.
White.
13.
Emergency Power:
 
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a.
Battery operation in down direction (standard).
b.
24 VDC battery back up in both up and down direction (optional).
14.
Controller: Relay logic based controller.
15.
Motor/Pump: 1 HP/geared type (standard)
16.
Car Operating Panel: Constant pressure buttons, emergency stop/alarm button, on/off key switch, emergency light, and an alarm button mounted on a removable stainless steel panel.
17.
Hall Call Stations: Provide flush or surface mounted landing call/send stations.
18.
Emergency Operation: The car shall be equipped with battery-operated emergency lighting. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system. A manual lowering device shall be located in a lockable box positioned in the machine room.
F.
Car Enclosure:
1.
Walls: Metal wall panels.
2.
Ceilings: Metal with two recessed pot lights.
3.
Floor: Metal with non-skid surface.
4.
Handrail: Handrail located on control panel side.
5.
Clear or bronze plexiglass windows will be provided on cab walls as required.
6.
The car door shall be 78 inches H by 30 inches W (1981 mm by 762 mm) and shall be made of steel with a plexiglas insert.
G.
Systems and Components:
1.
The pumping unit and control shall be enclosed in the tower. The controller and pump unit shall be pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. Pump unit shall incorporate the following features:
a.
Adjustable pressure relief valve.
b.
Gate valve to isolate cylinder from pump unit.
c.
Electrical solenoid for down direction control.
2.
The cylinder shall be constructed of steel pipe of sufficient thickness and suitable safety margin. The top of the cylinder shall be equipped with a cylinder head with an internal guide ring and self-adjusting packing.
3.
The plunger shall be constructed of a steel shaft of proper diameter machined true and smooth. The plunger shall be provided with a stop electrically welded to the bottom to prevent the plunger from leaving the cylinder.
4.
Roller Chains: Two No.50 roller chains with 5/8 inch (16 mm) pitch. Minimum breaking strength 6100 lb (2772 kg) each.
5.
Leveling Device: The lift shall be provided with an anti-creep device which will maintain the carriage level within 1/2 inch (13 mm) of the top landing.
a.
All limit switches and leveling device switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons. The switches shall be located behind the mast wall and be accessible through removable panels.
6.
Guide Yoke: The 2:1 guide yoke/idler guides arrangements shall be supplied with two idler guides, roller guide shoes, bearings and guards.
7.
Terminal Stopping Device: Normal terminal stopping devices shall be provided at top and bottom of runway to stop the car positively and automatically. Limit switches shall be used.
8.
Guide Rail and Brackets: Steel 'C'' guide rails and brackets shall be used to guide the platform and sling. Guide rails shall form part of the structural integrity of the unit and be integral to the mast enclosure, ensuring stability and minimum platform deflection when loaded.
9.
Wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture-proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit or electrical wire way if located outside the unit enclosure. Quick disconnect harnesses shall be used when possible.
10.
The door lock shall be electrical mechanical weather resistant WR-500 CSA approved elevator lock.
 
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2.3
RESIDENTIAL ELEVATOR
A.
Residential Elevator: Savaria Infinity.
B.
Equipment: Provide equipment, incidental material and labor required for complete, operable hydraulic elevator installation. The elevators shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by the elevator system manufacturer or manufacturer's authorized installer.
C.
Performance: The elevator shall be designed and tested in accordance with ASME A17.1 part V. The testing shall consist of loading the platform to rated capacity for several cycles to insure proper operation. Mechanical failures and defects shall be corrected.
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the elevator specified shall be the work provided by others:
1.
Permanent 220 VAC, 30 amp single phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. 110 VAC, 15 amp single phase power to operate the lighting circuit. Refer to Drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects.
2.
Provide a plumb and square hoistway with smooth interior surfaces, including fascias or furring of the hoistway interior.
3.
Provide rough openings per lift subcontractor's shop drawings.
4.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings.
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated Load:
 
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a.
750 lbs. (340 kg).
b.
950 lbs. (431 kg).
2.
Rated Speed: 36 fpm (0.18 m/s).
3.
Car Dimensions:
 
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a.
36 inches W by 48 inches D (914 mm by 1219 mm).
b.
36 inches W by 54 inches D (914 mm by 1372 mm).
c.
36 inches W by 60 inches D (914 mm by 1524 mm).
d.
Custom Platform (Up to 15 sf).
4.
Car Operation: Automatic.
5.
Power Supply: 220 Volt, Single Phase, 30 Amps.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height
 
6.
Travel: ______ feet. * Maximum of 50 feet (600 inches).
7.
Levels Serviced:
 
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a.
Levels: 2.
b.
Levels: 3.
c.
Levels: 4.
d.
Levels: 5.
e.
Levels: 6.
8.
Cab Configuration:
 
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a.
Enter/exit same side.
b.
Straight through cab.
c.
90 degree.
9.
Lighting Supply: 110 Volt, 1 Phase, 60 Cycle, 15 Amps.
10.
Drive System: 1:2 Cable Hydraulic.
11.
Pump Type: Submersible with Variable Speed Valve Leveling.
12.
Car Operating Panel: Automatic push buttons, digital floor position indicator, emergency stop/alarm button, on/off key switch and emergency light, and an alarm button mounted on a removable steel panel.
13.
Hall Call Stations: Provide a keyless hall call station with an illuminated call button and stainless steel cover plate for each landing.
14.
Emergency Operation: The car shall be equipped with a battery-operated light fixture, emergency battery lowering device and alarm in case of normal building supply failure. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system. A manual lowering device shall be located inside the lockable hydraulic tank in the machine room.
15.
Manual Lowering: Outside the hoist way at machine room.
F.
Car Enclosure:
1.
Walls:
 
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a.
MDF (Standard)
b.
Walls: Durable Melamine wall panels (Standard from Manufacturers Chart).
c.
Walls: Unfinished Veneer.
 
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1)
Species: Oak.
2)
Species: Cherry.
3)
Species: Maple.
4)
Species: Birch.
d.
Walls: Clear Finished Recessed Veneer.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes for finished recessed veneer not required.
 
1)
Species: Oak.
2)
Species: Cherry.
3)
Species: Maple.
e.
Wall: Finished Raised Hardwood.
 
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1)
Species: Oak
2)
Species: Cherry.
3)
Species: Maple.
2.
Ceilings:
 
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a.
White Melamine (Standard) with Four (4) Recessed Down Lights.
b.
Match Cab Finish (Optional).
3.
Overhead lights in the car compartment shall turn ON automatically when the elevator door is opened and stay on while the elevator is in use. The elevator lights will shut off by a timer when the elevator is not in use. Elevator Lighting shall be:
 
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a.
4 x Halogen Lights (Standard).
b.
4 x Energy Saving LED Cab Lights (Optional).
4.
Cab Floor: Unfinished 3/4 inch (19 mm) plywood sub-flooring.
5.
Car Gate at each cab entrance:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete options for cab gate not required.
 
a.
Horizontally collapsible accordion style car gate with vinyl panels and three acrylic vision panels.
b.
Horizontally collapsible accordion style car gate with all acrylic vision panels.
c.
Automatic 2 speed 4 panel sliding doors (slim door)
6.
Cab Fixtures:
 
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a.
Anodized Clear (Standard).
b.
Anodized Bronze (Standard).
c.
Brushed Stainless Steel
d.
Brushed Brass
G.
Systems and Components:
1.
The pumping unit and controller shall be in a separate machine room. The controller and pump unit shall be pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. Pump unit shall incorporate the following features.
a.
Smooth stops at each landing.
b.
Submersible pump and motor.
c.
Adjustable pressure relief valve.
d.
Manually operable down valve to lower lift in the event of an emergency. This valve shall be activated from the machine room.
e.
Pressure gauge isolating valve, manually operable.
f.
Gate valve to isolate cylinder from pump unit in the hydraulic tank.
g.
Electro Proportional valve for accurate and smooth starts and stops in both directions.
h.
Emergency lowering by battery power, from the car control.
2.
The cylinder shall be constructed of steel pipe of sufficient thickness and suitable safety margin. The top of the cylinder shall be equipped with a cylinder head with an internal guide ring and self-adjusting packing.
3.
The plunger shall be constructed of a solid steel shaft of proper diameter machined true and smooth. The plunger shall be provided with a stop electrically welded to the bottom to prevent the plunger from leaving the cylinder.
4.
Cable: Aircraft Cable 2 X 3/8 inch (10 mm) DIA. Minimum breaking strength of 12,000 lb (5455 kg) each.
5.
Leveling Device: The lift shall be provided with an anti-creep device which will maintain the carriage level within 1/2 inch (13 mm) at each landing. All limit switches and leveling device switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons. Micro-switches shall not be used.
6.
Guide Yoke: The 1:2 guide yoke/sheave arrangement shall be supplied with a sheave, guide shoes and cable guards. The sheave shall be finished with rounded grooves to fit the cables.
7.
Guide Rail and Brackets: Steel 8 lb/ft (11.9 kg/m) "T" guide rails and brackets shall be securely fastened to the building structure. Car sling shall be fabricated from steel members with adequate bracing to support the platform and cab.
8.
Wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture-proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit or electrical wireway if located outside the unit enclosure. Quick disconnect harnesses shall be used when possible.
9.
The door locks shall be a CSA and UL approved electrical mechanical elevator interlock.
H.
Emergency Devices:
1.
Terminal limits. Stops the elevator if it overruns the normal limits at the top or bottom landing.
2.
Final limits. A redundant safety feature if the elevator overruns the terminal limits at the top or bottom, the final limit stops the elevator and renders all automatic controls inoperable. If this happens, the elevator must be serviced to determine and correct the fault.
3.
Pit switch. Disables elevator for servicing purposes.
4.
Interlocks. Hoistway doors remain locked when the car is not at that floor and prevent the elevator from running until all doors are closed and locked.
5.
Slack/broken cable safety device. In the unlikely event that drive cable would slacken or break, the device locks the car onto the T-rails, preventing the car from falling.
6.
Pump run timer for low oil protection
 
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2.4
RESIDENTIAL ELEVATOR
A.
Residential Elevator: Savaria Eclipse.
B.
Equipment: Provide equipment, incidental material and labor required for complete, operable hydraulic elevator installation. The elevators shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by the elevator system manufacturer or manufacturer's authorized installer.
C.
Performance: The elevator shall be designed and tested in accordance with ASME A17.1 part V. The testing shall consist of loading the platform to rated capacity for several cycles to insure proper operation. Mechanical failures and defects shall be corrected.
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the elevator specified shall be the work provided by others:
1.
Permanent 220 VAC, 30 amp single phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. 110 VAC, 15 amp single phase power to operate the lighting circuit. Refer to Drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects. Temporary power may be provided to expedite installation of lift.
2.
Provide a plumb and square hoistway with smooth interior surfaces, including fascias or furring of the hoistway interior.
3.
Provide rough openings per lift subcontractor's shop drawings.
4.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated Load:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete rated load not required.
 
a.
750 lbs (340 kg)
b.
950 lbs (431 kg)
2.
Rated Speed:
a.
40 fpm (0.20 m/s).
3.
Car Dimensions:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete platform size not required.
 
a.
36 inches W by 48 inches D (914 mm by 1219 mm).
b.
36 inches W by 54 inches D (914 mm by 1372 mm).
c.
36 inches W by 60 inches D (914 mm by 1524 mm).
d.
Custom Platform (Up to 15 ft²)
4.
Operation: Automatic.
5.
Power Supply: 230 Volt, Single Phase, 60 Amps.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height
 
6.
Travel: ______ feet. Maximum of 60 feet (720 inches).
7.
Levels Serviced:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete number of levels not required.
 
a.
Levels: 2.
b.
Levels: 3.
c.
Levels: 4.
d.
Levels: 5.
e.
Levels: 6.
8.
Cab Configuration:
 
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a.
Enter/exit same side.
b.
Straight through cab
c.
90 degree.
9.
Lighting Supply: 110 Volt, 1 Phase, 60 Cycle, 15 Amps.
10.
Geared Roller Chain #60.
11.
Two Way Leveling.
12.
Drive: Variable Frequency
13.
Car Operating Panel: Automatic push buttons, digital floor position indicator, emergency stop/alarm button, on/off key switch and emergency light, and an alarm button mounted on a removable steel panel.
14.
Hall Call Stations: Provide a keyless hall call station with an illuminated call button and a matching cover plate for each landing.
15.
Emergency Operation: The car shall be equipped with a battery-operated light fixture, emergency battery lowering device and alarm in case of normal building supply failure. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system. A manual lowering device shall be located in a lockable box positioned at the uppermost landing.
F.
Car Enclosure:
1.
Walls:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete options for walls not required.
 
a.
MDF (Standard).
b.
Walls: Durable Melamine wall panels (Standard from Manufacturers Chart).
c.
Walls: Unfinished Veneer.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes for unfinished veneer not required.
 
1)
Species: Oak.
2)
Species: Cherry.
3)
Species: Maple.
4)
Species: Birch.
d.
Walls: Clear Finished Recessed Veneer.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes for finished recessed veneer not required.
 
1)
Species: Oak.
2)
Species: Cherry.
3)
Species: Maple.
e.
Wall: Finished Raised Hardwood.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes for hardwood not required.
 
1)
Species: Oak
2)
Species: Cherry.
3)
Species: Maple.
2.
Ceilings:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete options for ceilings not required.
 
a.
White Melamine (Standard) With Four (4) Recessed Down Lights.
b.
Match Cab Finish (Optional).
3.
Overhead lights in the car compartment shall turn ON automatically when the elevator door is opened and stay on while the elevator is in use. The elevator lights will shut off by a timer when the elevator is not in use. Elevator Lighting shall be provided by:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete options for lighting not required.
 
a.
4 x Halogen Lights (Standard).
b.
4 x Energy Saving LED Cab Lights (Optional).
4.
Cab Floor: Unfinished 3/4 inch (19 mm) plywood sub-flooring.
5.
Car Gate at each cab entrance:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete options for cab gate not required.
 
a.
Horizontally collapsible accordion style car gate with vinyl panels and three acrylic vision panels.
b.
Horizontally collapsible accordion style car gate with all acrylic vision panels.
c.
Automatic 2 speed 4 panel sliding doors (slim door).
6.
Cab Fixtures:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete options for cab fixtures not required.
 
a.
Anodized Clear (Standard).
b.
Anodized Bronze (Standard).
c.
Brushed Stainless Steel.
d.
Brushed Brass.
G.
Systems and Components:
1.
Machine Room-less:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER Delete options for machine room-less not required.
 
a.
Not required (Standard) Controller outside the hoistway.
b.
Required (Optional) Controller in hoistway. Check local codes.
2.
The controller shall be pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. It will incorporate the following features.
a.
Smooth stops at each landing.
b.
Automatic battery back-up to ensure the lift can travel to lower landing in the event of a power failure.
c.
Pre-set overload protection to prevent motor overloading.
d.
LED display to monitor output current, frequency, voltage, direction, etc. Also used for error message indication.
3.
Drive Chain: Two #60 roller chains. Nominal breaking strength of 9020 lbs. (4091 kg) each.
4.
Leveling Device: The lift shall be provided with an anti-creep device which will maintain the carriage level within 1/2 inch (13 mm) of each landing.
a.
All limit switches and leveling device switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons. The switches shall be located in the hoistway. Micro-switches shall not be used.
5.
Guide Rail and Brackets: Steel 6 lb/ft (8.9 kg/m) Modular "T" guide rails and brackets shall be securely fastened to the building structure. Car sling shall be fabricated from steel members with adequate bracing to support the platform and cab.
6.
Wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture-proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit or electrical wire way if located outside the unit enclosure. Quick disconnect harnesses shall be used when possible.
7.
The door locks shall be a CSA and UL approved electrical mechanical elevator interlock.
H.
Emergency Devices:
1.
Terminal limits. Stops the elevator if it overruns the normal limits at the top or bottom landing.
2.
Final limits. A redundant safety feature if the elevator overruns the terminal limits at the top or bottom, the final limit stops the elevator and renders all automatic controls inoperable. If this happens, the elevator must be serviced to determine and correct the fault.
3.
Pit switch. Disables elevator for servicing purposes.
4.
Interlocks. Hoistway doors remain locked when the car is not at that floor and prevent the elevator from running until all doors are closed and locked.
5.
Slack/broken safety chain device. In the unlikely event that drive chain would slacken or break, the device locks the car onto the T-rails, preventing the car from falling.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete Prolift section if not required.
 
2.5
COMMERCIAL WHEELCHAIR LIFT
A.
Commercial Wheelchair Lifts: Savaria Prolift.
B.
Hydraulic Wheelchair Platform Lift: The lift described here, manufactured by Savaria Lifts Inc, is a vertical wheelchair lift consisting of a roped hydraulic drive with a lifting platform. The platform is made to accommodate a wheelchair user or a person with impaired mobility.
C.
Work described in this section includes providing equipment, incidental material and labor required for complete, operable roped hydraulic wheelchair lift installation. Lifts shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by lift system manufacturer, or manufacturer's authorized installer.
1.
Lifts shall be in accordance:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select code and accessibility standard required.
 
a.
ASME A18.1 and ADAAG compliant (USA).
b.
ASME A18.1 and A117.1 compliant (USA).
c.
ASME A18.1 only (USA).
d.
CSA B355 (Canada).
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the lifts specified in this section is part of the work of other sections:
1.
Permanent 220 VAC, 40 amp single phase power or 208 VAC, 30 amp, 3 phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. 110 VAC, 15 amp single phase power to operate the lighting circuit. Refer to drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects. Temporary power may be provided to expedite installation of lift.
2.
Provide a plumb and square hoistway with smooth interior surfaces, including fascias or furring of the hoistway interior.
3.
Provide rough openings per lift subcontractor's shop drawings.
4.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings.
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated Load:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete rated load if not required.
 
a.
750 lbs (350 kg).
b.
1050 lbs (476 kg) - Accepted under ASME A18.1 2008 & 2011 code and Canada.
c.
1400 lbs (635 kg) - Canada only.
2.
Rated Speed: 30 fpm (0.15 m/s).
3.
Platform Configuration:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete platform configuration not required.
 
a.
Enter/exit same side.
b.
Enter/exit front/rear.
c.
90 degree exit.
4.
Car Dimensions:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete platform size if not required.
For a 90 degree application in the USA platform size "d" must be selected.
For a 90 degree application in Canada platform size "d" or "e" must be selected.
 
a.
36 inches W by 48 inches D (914 mm by 1219 mm).
b.
36 inches W by 54 inches D (914 mm by 1371 mm).
c.
36 inches W by 60 inches D (914 mm by 1524 mm).
d.
42 inches W by 60 inches D (1067 mm by 1524 mm).
e.
48 inches W by 60 inches D (1219 mm by 1524 mm). - Canada Only
f.
35 inches W by 84 inches D (889 mm by 2134 mm).- Canada Only
5.
Levels Serviced:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete levels not required.
 
a.
Levels: 2.
b.
Levels: 3.
c.
Levels: 4.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height.
 
6.
Travel: ______ feet. Maximum of 14 feet (4267 mm) in US and 23 feet (7010 mm) in Canada.
7.
Pit Depth:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select pit depth. 8 inches pit depth is used for units with a rated capacity of 750 lbs (350 kg) or 1050 lbs (476 kg) and a 14 inches pit depth is used for units with a rated capacity of 1400 lbs (635 kg). Cars with dimensions of 42 by 60 inches, 48 by 60 inches, and 35 by 84 inches automatically get a pit depth of 14 inches.
 
a.
8 inches (203 mm).
b.
14 inches (356 mm).
8.
Operation: Constant pressure.
9.
Power Supply:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select power supply and delete the one not required.
 
a.
220 Volt, 1 Phase, 40 Amps.
b.
208 Volt, 3 Phase, 30 Amps.
10.
Drive System: 2:1 roped hydraulic.
11.
Paint: Powder coat finish.
12.
Emergency Power: Battery operation in down direction.
13.
Controller: Electronic.
14.
Motor/Pump: 220VAC, 5HP max.
15.
Manual Lowering: Located inside the lockable hydraulic tank in the machine room.
F.
Car Enclosure:
1.
Wall Finish:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete walls not required.
 
a.
MDF (Standard).
b.
Durable Melamine wall panels (Standard from Manufacturers Chart).
c.
Plastic Laminate Panels (Optional from Manufacturers Chart).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Finishes below only available for 35 by 84 inch cars only Delete type not required or both.
 
d.
Steel Cab in Architectural White.
e.
Steel Cab in Architectural Black.
2.
Ceiling Finish: White egg-crate ceiling with four recessed incandescent down lights.
3.
Clear anodized aluminum car trim.
4.
Hands free telephone integrated in COP.
5.
Handrail: A single stainless steel handrail, with 1-1/2 inches (38 mm) diameter rail and with both ends returned to the side guard, shall be located on the control wall of the cab.
6.
Control Panel: Stainless steel control panel with tactile identifications (keyed stations).
G.
Hoistway Doors:
1.
First Landing door:
a.
80 inches (2032 mm) high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire rated assembly.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door should be used on the 90 degree side only. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm) clear opening.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) clear opening
e.
Concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
f.
Concealed hinges.
 
NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete second landing if not required.
 
2.
Second Landing door:
a.
80 inches (2032 mm) high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire rated assembly.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door should be used on the 90 degree side only. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm) clear opening.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) clear opening.
e.
Concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
f.
Concealed hinges.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete third landing if not required.
 
3.
Third Landing door:
a.
80 inches (23032 mm) high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire rated assembly.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door should be used on the 90 degree side only. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm) clear opening.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) clear opening.
e.
Concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
f.
Concealed hinges.
4.
Upper Landing Door:
a.
80 inches (2032 mm) high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire rated assembly.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door should be used on the 90 degree side only. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm) clear opening.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) clear opening.
e.
Concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
f.
Concealed hinges.
H.
Car Operating Panel:
1.
Car operating panel shall consist of constant pressure buttons, emergency stop/alarm button, on/off key switch (when applicable) and emergency light mounted on a removable stainless steel panel (Type 304 #4 Stainless Steel Finish).
2.
Digital floor indicator in cab.
3.
Emergency Operation - The car shall be equipped with a battery operated light fixture, emergency battery lowering device and alarm in case of normal building supply failure. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system. A manual lowering device shall be located inside the lockable hydraulic tank in the machine room.
I.
Pumping Unit and Control:
1.
The pumping unit and control shall be in a separate machine room. The controller and pump unit shall be pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. Pump unit shall incorporate the following features :
2.
Smooth stops at each landing.
3.
Submersible pump and motor.
4.
Adjustable pressure relief valve.
5.
Manually operable down valve to lower lift in the event of an emergency. This valve shall be activated from the machine room.
6.
Pressure gauge isolating valve, manually operable.
7.
Gate valve to isolate cylinder from pump unit.
8.
Electro Proportional valve for accurate and smooth starts and stops in both directions.
9.
Emergency lowering by battery power, from the car control.
J.
Cylinder And Plunger:
1.
The cylinder shall be constructed of a steel pipe of sufficient thickness and suitable safety margin. The top of the cylinder shall be equipped with a cylinder head with an internal guide ring and self-adjusting packing.
2.
The plunger shall be constructed of a solid steel shaft of proper diameter machined true and smooth. The plunger shall be provided with a stop electrically welded to the bottom to prevent the plunger from leaving the cylinder.
K.
Aircraft Cable: Two, Minimum breaking strength 14,400 lb (6545 kg) each.
L.
Leveling Device:
1.
The lift shall be provided with an anti-creep device which will maintain the carriage level within 1/2 inch (13 mm) of each landing.
2.
All limit switch and leveling device switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons.
M.
Guide Yoke: The 2:1 guide yoke assembly shall be supplied with one (1) sheaves, guide shoes, bearings and guards.
N.
Call Stations: Provide flush, surface or door frame mounted landing call/send stations.
1.
Call stations will be:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select required key switch option below and delete items not required.
 
a.
Keyless.
b.
Keyed (removable in off position).
c.
Keyed (removable in on/off position).
O.
Terminal Stopping Devices: Normal terminal stopping devices shall be provided at top and bottom of runway to stop the car positively and automatically. Micro switches shall not be used.
P.
Guide Rails: Steel 8 lb/ft (11.9 kg/m) guide rails to guide the platform and sling.
Q.
Car Sling: Car sling shall be fabricated from steel with adequate bracing to support the platform and car enclosure. Guide shoes shall be mounted on the top and bottom of the car sling to engage the guide rails.
R.
Wiring: All wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture-proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit or electrical wire ways if located outside the unit enclosure. Quick disconnect harnesses shall be used when possible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete V-1504 STD section if not required.
 
2.6
COMMERCIAL WHEELCHAIR LIFT
A.
Hydraulic Vertical Platform Lifts: Savaria V1504-STD.
B.
Hydraulic Vertical Platform Lift: The lift described here, manufactured by Savaria Lifts Inc, is a vertical platform lift consisting of a hydraulic tower with a lifting platform. The platform is made to accommodate a wheelchair user or a person with impaired mobility. The lift can be used indoor or outdoor (with optional package) and in commercial or residential applications.
C.
Work described in this section includes providing equipment, incidental material and labor required for complete, operable roped hydraulic wheelchair lift installation. Lifts shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by lift system manufacturer, or manufacturer's authorized installer.
1.
Lifts shall be in accordance:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select code and accessibility standard required.
 
a.
ASME A18.1 and ADAAG compliant (USA).
b.
ASME A18.1 and A117.1 compliant (USA).
c.
ASME 18.1 only (USA).
d.
CSA B355 (Canada).
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the lifts specified in this section is part of the work of other sections:
1.
Permanent 120 VAC, 20 amp single phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. Refer to drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects. Temporary power may be provided to expedite installation of lift.
2.
Provide a plumb and square hoistway with smooth interior surfaces, including fascias or furring of the hoistway interior.
3.
Provide rough openings per lift contractor's shop drawings.
4.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings.
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated Load: 750 lb (340 kg).
2.
Rated Speed: 20 fpm (0.10 m/s).
3.
Car Dimensions:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete platform size not required. To meet ADA on a 90 degree application in the USA platform size "c" or "d" must be selected. To meet ANSI A117.1 on a 90 degree application in the USA platform size "d" must be selected.
 
a.
36 inches W by 54 inches D (914 mm by 1371 mm) - Standard
b.
36 inches W by 48 inches D (914 mm by 1219 mm)
c.
36 inches W by 60 inches D (914 mm by 1524 mm)
d.
42 inches W by 60 inches D (1067 mm by 1524 mm)
4.
Levels Serviced:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete levels served not required.
 
a.
Levels: 2.
b.
Levels: 3.
c.
Levels: 4.
5.
Car Configuration:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete car configuration type not required.
 
a.
Enter/Exit same side.
b.
90 degree exit.
c.
Front/rear exit.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height
 
6.
Travel: ______ feet. Maximum of 14 feet in US and 23 feet in Canada.
7.
Pit Depth:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select pit requirement
 
a.
3 inches (76 mm) - Standard.
b.
0 inches (0 mm) - Fixed Ramp Required.
8.
Powder Coat Finish
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select color choice.
 
a.
Almond beige - Standard.
b.
Optional Color - From manufactures color chart.
c.
Custom Color - Provide color sample to manufacturer.
9.
Operation: Constant pressure.
10.
Power Supply: 110 volt, 20 amp, 1 phase, 60 Hz.
11.
Drive System: 2:1 Roller chain hydraulic.
12.
Emergency Power:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select emergency operation requirement
 
a.
Battery operation in down direction - Standard.
b.
24VDC Battery raising and lowering - Optional.
13.
Controller: Relay logic based controller.
14.
Motor/Pump: 3 HP (2.24 kw), gear type.
15.
Manual Lowering: Outside the hoistway at lower landing.
F.
Car Enclosure:
1.
Cab Configuration:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select choice of car enclosure. On enclosed cabs (options “b” and “c”) the upper landing must have a full 80 inches height door. Full car enclosure option is not available on platforms wider than 38 inches.
 
a.
Side Guards of platform shall have a steel frame with a powder coat finish and steel panel inserts to a minimum of 42 inches (1067 mm) high.
b.
Side Guards of platform shall have a steel frame with a powder coat finish and steel panel inserts to a minimum of 80 inches (2032 mm) above the upper landing. A steel ceiling with an egg crate insert and 4 x LED lights shall be provided.
c.
Side Guards of platform shall have a steel frame with a formica finish to a minimum of 80 inches (2032 mm) above the upper landing. The formica choice will be selected from manufactures standard offerings. A steel ceiling with an egg crate insert and 4 x LED lights shall be provided.
G.
Doors and Gates:
1.
First landing door:
a.
Door type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select door type and remove option not required.
 
1)
80 inches high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire-rated Prodoor with concealed hinges and a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
2)
80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops. Also for all applications with no pit an automatic operator is needed for the lower door.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for fire-rated door.
3)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm) clear opening.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) clear opening
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please delete intermediate landing 1 door if no intermediate landing is required.
 
2.
Intermediate landing 1 door:
a.
Door type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select door type and remove option not required.
 
1)
80 inches (2032 mm) high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire-rated Prodoor with concealed hinges and a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
2)
80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for fire-rated door.
3)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete intermediate landing 2 door if no intermediate landing is required.
 
3.
Intermediate landing 2 door:
a.
Door type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select door type and remove option not required.
 
1)
80 inches high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire-rated Prodoor with concealed hinges and a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
2)
80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for fire-rated door.
3)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
4.
Upper Landing Door/Gate:
a.
Door/Gate Type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select door/gate type and remove option not required.
 
1)
80 inches (2032 mm) high 1-1/2 hour UL/ULC fire-rated Prodoor with concealed hinges and a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
2)
80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
3)
42 inches (1067 mm) low profile aluminum gate with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door/gate and delete option not required. Automatic doors/gates should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer
2)
Automatic - Concealed 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for fire-rated door.
3)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
4)
Automatic - Surface mounted gate opener for low profile aluminum gate.
d.
Door/Gate Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door/gate and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door/gate must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
H.
Call Stations: Provide flush, surface or door frame mounted landing call/send stations.
1.
Call stations will be:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select required key switch option below and delete items not required.
 
a.
Keyless.
b.
Keyed (removable in off position).
c.
Keyed (removable in on/off position).
I.
Car Operation:
1.
Car Operating Panel shall consist of constant pressure buttons, emergency stop/alarm button, on/off key switch (when applicable) and emergency LED light mounted on a removable stainless steel panel (Type 304 #4 Stainless Steel Finish).
2.
Auxiliary lighting: The car shall be equipped with a battery operated LED light fixture. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system.
3.
Telephone:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select required phone option below and delete item not required.
 
a.
The car shall be equipped with a hand held recessed telephone.
b.
The car shall be equipped with an ADA Hands free phone.
J.
Pumping Unit and Control:
1.
The pumping unit and control shall be enclosed in the tower. The controller and pump unit shall be pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. The controller is to be relay logic based operation for ease of maintenance and service. Pump unit shall incorporate the following features:
2.
Adjustable pressure relief valve.
3.
Manually operable down valve to lower lift in the event of an emergency. This valve shall be activated from outside of the hoistway through a keyed box.
4.
Pressure gauge isolating valve, manually operable.
5.
Gate valve to isolate cylinder from pump unit.
6.
Electrical solenoid for down direction control.
7.
Emergency Operation - A manual lowering device shall be located outside the hoistway in a lockable box positioned at a lower landing.
K.
Cylinder And Plunger:
1.
The cylinder shall be constructed of steel pipe of sufficient thickness and suitable safety margin. The top of the cylinder shall be equipped with a cylinder head with an internal guide ring and self-adjusting packing.
2.
The plunger shall be constructed of a steel shaft of proper diameter machined true and smooth. The plunger shall be provided with a stop electrically welded to the bottom to prevent the plunger from leaving the cylinder.
L.
Roller Chains: Two No.50 roller chains with 5/8 inch (16 mm) pitch. Minimum breaking strength 6100 lb (2773 kg) each.
M.
Leveling Device:
1.
The lift shall be provided with an anti-creep device which will maintain the carriage level within 1/2 inch (12 mm) of each landing.
2.
All limit switch and leveling device switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons. They shall be located behind the mast wall and be accessible through removable panels.
N.
Guide Yoke: The 2:1 guide yoke/sprocket assembly shall be supplied with idler sheaves, roller guide shoes, bearings and guards.
O.
Terminal Stopping Devices: Normal terminal stopping devices shall be provided at top and bottom of runway to stop the car positively and automatically.
P.
Guide Rails and Brackets: Steel 'C'' guide rails and brackets shall be used to guide the platform and sling. Guide rails shall form part of the structural integrity of the unit and be integral to the mast enclosure, ensuring stability and minimum platform deflection when loaded.
Q.
Car Sling: Car sling shall be fabricated from steel tubing 44 inches (1116 mm) high with adequate bracing to support the platform and car enclosure. Roller guide shoes shall be mounted on the top and bottom of the car sling to engage the guide rails. Guide shoes shall be roller type with 3 inches (76 mm) diameter wheels. Nylon guide shoes shall not be used for better ride quality and durability.
R.
Wiring: All wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture-proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit or electrical wire ways if located outside the unit enclosure. Quick disconnect harnesses shall be used when possible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete V-1504-ALPE section if not required.
 
2.7
COMMERCIAL WHEELCHAIR LIFT
A.
Hydraulic Vertical Platform Lifts: Savaria V1504-AL/PE Enclosure:
1.
Model:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select model type
 
a.
V-1504 - Aluminum Enclosure.
b.
V-1504 - Plexiglass Enclosure.
c.
V-1504 - Tempered Glass Enclosure.
B.
Hydraulic Vertical Platform Lift: The lift described here, manufactured by Savaria Lifts Inc, is a vertical platform lift consisting of a hydraulic tower with a lifting platform. The platform is made to accommodate a wheelchair user or a person with impaired mobility. The lift can be used indoor or outdoor (with optional package) and in commercial or residential applications.
C.
Work described in this section includes providing equipment, incidental material and labor required for complete, operable roped hydraulic wheelchair lift installation. Lifts shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by lift system manufacturer, or manufacturer's authorized installer.
1.
Lifts shall be in accordance:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select code and accessibility standard required.
 
a.
ASME A18.1 and ADAAG compliant (USA).
b.
ASME A18.1 and A117.1 compliant (USA).
c.
ASME A18.1 only (USA).
d.
CSA B355 (Canada).
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the lifts specified in this section is part of the work of other sections:
1.
Permanent 120 VAC, 20 amp single phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. Refer to drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects. Temporary power may be provided to expedite installation of lift.
2.
Provide rough openings per lift contractor's shop drawings.
3.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings.
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated Load: 750 lb (340 kg).
2.
Rated Speed: 20 fpm (0.10 m/s).
3.
Car Dimensions:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete platform size not required.
To meet ADA on a 90 degree application in the USA platform size "c" or "d" must be selected.
To meet ANSI A117.1 on a 90 degree application in the USA platform size "d" must be selected.
 
a.
36 inches W by 54 inches D (914 mm by 1371 mm) - Standard
b.
36 inches W by 48 inches D (914 mm by 1219 mm)
c.
36 inches W by 60 inches D (914 mm by 1524 mm)
d.
42 inches W by 60 inches D (1067 mm by 1524 mm)
4.
Levels Serviced:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete levels served not required.
 
a.
Levels: 2.
b.
Levels: 3.
c.
Levels: 4.
5.
Car Configuration:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete car configuration not required.
 
a.
Enter/Exit same side.
b.
90 degree exit.
c.
Front/rear exit.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height
 
6.
Travel: ______ feet. Maximum of 14' in US and 23' in Canada.
7.
Pit Depth:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select pit requirement
 
a.
3 inches (76 mm) - Standard.
b.
0 inch (0 mm) - Fixed Ramp Required.
8.
Installation Environment
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select installation environment
 
a.
Indoor (interior install).
b.
Outdoor (exterior install).
9.
Powder Coat Finish:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select color choice
 
a.
Almond beige - Standard.
b.
Optional Color - From manufactures color chart.
c.
Custom Color - Provide color sample to manufacturer.
10.
Operation: Constant pressure.
11.
Power Supply: 110 volt, 20 amp, 1 phase, 60 Hz.
12.
Drive System: 2:1 Roller chain hydraulic.
13.
Emergency Power:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select emergency operation requirement
 
a.
Battery operation in down direction - Standard.
b.
24VDC Battery raising and lowering
14.
Controller: Relay logic based controller.
15.
Motor/Pump: 3 HP (2.24 kw), gear type.
16.
Manual Lowering: Outside the hoistway at lower landing.
F.
Car Enclosure: Side Guards of platform shall have a steel frame with a powder coat finish and steel panel inserts to a minimum of 42 inches (1067 mm) high.
G.
Doors and Gates:
1.
First landing door:
a.
Door type: 80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with enclosure side.
c.
Operation
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops. Also for all applications with no pit an automatic operator is needed for the lower door.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer
2)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete intermediate landing 1 door if no intermediate landing is required.
 
2.
Intermediate landing 1 door:
a.
Door type: 80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with enclosure side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete intermediate landing 2 door if no intermediate landing is required.
 
3.
Intermediate landing 2 door:
a.
Door type: 80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with enclosure side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
4.
Upper landing door/gate:
a.
Door/gate type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select door/gate type and remove option not required.
 
1)
80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) low profile aluminum gate with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with enclosure side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door/gate and delete option not required. Automatic doors/gates should be used on the following platform configurations to meet ADA and ANSI A117.1: 90 Degree, Enter/Exit Same Side and applications with more than 2 stops.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
3)
Automatic - Surface mounted gate opener for low profile aluminum gate.
d.
Door/Gate Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door/gate and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door/gate must be used on the 90 degree side. 42 inches doors can also be used on the narrow side of platforms with a width of 42 inches.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
H.
Lift Enclosure:
1.
The enclosure will be made entirely of aluminum for durability against corrosion.
2.
The enclosure frames and panels shall be fully assembled and screwed together from inside the enclosure for ease of assembling and quick installation time.
3.
All enclosure inserts shall be replaceable from the inside of the enclosure for ease of service.
4.
Fully enclosed unit:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select whether unit will be fully enclosed. If required the upper landing must have an 80 inches low profile aluminum door.
 
a.
Yes - Lift will be fitted with ventilation & dome roof to protect from the outdoor elements.
b.
No - Lift will be open at upper landing.
I.
Call Stations: Provide flush, surface or door frame mounted landing call/send stations.
1.
Call stations will be:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select required key switch option below and delete items not required.
 
a.
Keyless.
b.
Keyed (removable in off position).
c.
Keyed (removable in on/off position).
J.
Car Operation:
1.
Car Operating Panel shall consist of constant pressure buttons, emergency stop/alarm button, on/off key switch (when applicable) and emergency LED light mounted on a removable stainless steel panel (Type 304 #4 Stainless Steel Finish).
2.
Auxiliary lighting: The car shall be equipped with a battery operated LED light fixture. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system.
3.
Telephone:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select required phone option below and delete item not required.
 
a.
The car shall be equipped with a hand held recessed telephone.
b.
The car shall be equipped with an ADA Hands free phone.
K.
Pumping Unit and Control:
1.
The pumping unit and control shall be enclosed in the tower. The controller and pump unit shall be pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. The controller is to be relay logic based operation for ease of maintenance and service. Pump unit shall incorporate the following features:
2.
Adjustable pressure relief valve.
3.
Manually operable down valve to lower lift in the event of an emergency. This valve shall be activated from outside of the hoistway through a keyed box.
4.
Pressure gauge isolating valve, manually operable.
5.
Gate valve to isolate cylinder from pump unit.
6.
Electrical solenoid for down direction control.
7.
Emergency Operation - A manual lowering device shall be located outside the hoistway in a lockable box positioned at a lower landing.
L.
Cylinder And Plunger:
1.
The cylinder shall be constructed of steel pipe of sufficient thickness and suitable safety margin. The top of the cylinder shall be equipped with a cylinder head with an internal guide ring and self-adjusting packing.
2.
The plunger shall be constructed of a steel shaft of proper diameter machined true and smooth. The plunger shall be provided with a stop electrically welded to the bottom to prevent the plunger from leaving the cylinder.
M.
Roller Chains: Two No.50 roller chains with 5/8 inch (16 mm) pitch. Minimum breaking strength 6100 lb (2773 kg) each.
N.
Leveling Device:
1.
The lift shall be provided with an anti-creep device which will maintain the carriage level within 1/2 inch (12 mm) of each landing.
2.
All limit switch and leveling device switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons. They shall be located behind the mast wall and be accessible through removable panels.
O.
Guide Yoke: The 2:1 guide yoke/sprocket assembly shall be supplied with idler sheaves, roller guide shoes, bearings and guards.
P.
Terminal Stopping Devices: Normal terminal stopping devices shall be provided at top and bottom of runway to stop the car positively and automatically.
Q.
Guide Rails and Brackets: Steel 'C'' guide rails and brackets shall be used to guide the platform and sling. Guide rails shall form part of the structural integrity of the unit and be integral to the mast enclosure, ensuring stability and minimum platform deflection when loaded.
R.
Car Sling: Car sling shall be fabricated from steel tubing 44 inches (1116 mm) high with adequate bracing to support the platform and car enclosure. Roller guide shoes shall be mounted on the top and bottom of the car sling to engage the guide rails. Guide shoes shall be roller type with 3 inches (76 mm) diameter wheels. Nylon guide shoes shall not be used for better ride quality and durability.
S.
Wiring: All wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture-proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit or electrical wire ways if located outside the unit enclosure. Quick disconnect harnesses shall be used when possible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete Multilift Unenclosed section if not required.
 
2.8
COMMERCIAL WHEELCHAIR LIFT
A.
ACME Screw Vertical Platform Lifts: Savaria - Multilift Unenclosed.
B.
ACME Screw Vertical Platform Lift: The lift described here, manufactured by Savaria Lifts Inc., is a vertical platform lift consisting of a tower with a lifting platform. The platform is made to accommodate a wheelchair user or a person with impaired mobility. The lift can be used indoor or outdoor and in commercial and residential applications.
C.
Work described in this section includes providing equipment, incidental material and labor required for a complete, operable ACME screw drive wheelchair lift installation. Lifts shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by lift system manufacturer, or manufacturer's authorized installer.
1.
Lifts shall be in accordance:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select code and accessibility standard required.
 
a.
ASME A18.1 and ADAAG compliant (USA).
b.
ASME A18.1 and A117.1 compliant (USA).
c.
ASME A18.1 only (USA).
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the lifts specified in this section is part of the work of other sections:
1.
Permanent 120 VAC, 20 amp single phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. Refer to drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects. Temporary power may be provided to expedite installation of lift.
2.
Provide a plumb and square hoistway with smooth interior surfaces, including fascias.
3.
Provide rough openings per lift contractor's shop drawings.
4.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings.
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated Load: 750 lb (340 kg).
2.
Rated Speed: 8 fpm (0.04 m/s).
3.
Car Dimensions:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete platform size not required.
To meet ADA on a 90 degree application in the USA platform size "c" must be selected.
A 90 degree application required to meet ANSI A117.1 is not possible with the Multilift since platform size must be 42 inches x 60 inches which isn’t available. (Please spec a Savaria V-1504).
 
a.
36 inches W by 48 inches D (914 mm by 1219 mm).
b.
36 inches W by 54 inches D (914 mm by 1372 mm).
c.
36 inches W by 60 inches D (914 mm by 1524 mm).
4.
Levels Serviced: 2.
5.
Car Configuration:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete car configuration not required.
 
a.
Front/rear exit.
b.
90 degree exit.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height
 
6.
Travel:________ inches. (Maximum travel per code is 60 inches (1524 mm).
7.
Pit Depth: 0 inch (0 mm) (Automatic fold up ramp provided).
8.
Powder Coat Finish: Almond beige
9.
Operation: Constant pressure.
10.
Power Supply: 120 volt, 20 amp, 1 phase, 60 Hz.
11.
Drive System: ACME screw and back-up nut.
12.
Manual Emergency Operation: A manual hand crank is provided to lower or raise the platform in case of emergency.
13.
Emergency Power:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select emergency operation requirement
 
a.
No battery backup - Standard.
b.
24 VDC Battery raising and lowering.
14.
Controller: Relay logic based controller.
F.
Car Enclosure: Side Guards of platform shall have a steel frame with a powder coat finish and steel panel inserts to a minimum of 42 inches (1067 mm) high.
G.
Gates:
1.
Lower landing platform gate:
a.
42 inches (1067 mm) high platform gate with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door/gate and delete option not required. Automatic doors/gates should be used on 90 Degree platform configurations to meet ADA.
 
1)
Manual.
2)
Automatic - Surface mounted gate opener for platform gate.
c.
Gate Width: 36 inches (889 mm).
2.
Upper landing Gate:
a.
42 inches (1067 mm) low profile aluminum gate with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with hoistway side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door/gate and delete option not required. Automatic doors/gates should be used on 90 Degree platform configurations to meet ADA.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Surface mounted gate opener for low profile aluminum gate.
d.
Gate Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door/gate and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must and can only be used on the 90 degree side.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm).
2)
42 inches (1067 mm).
H.
Call Stations: Provide a surface, flush, or doorframe mounted call/send station.
1.
Call stations will be:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select required key switch option below and delete items not required.
 
a.
Keyless
b.
Keyed (removable in off position)
c.
Keyed (removable in on/off position)
I.
Car Operation:
1.
Car operating panel shall consist of constant pressure buttons, an emergency stop button and an on/off key switch (when applicable).
2.
Auxiliary lighting: The car shall be equipped with a battery operated light. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system.
J.
Acme Screw Drive: The screw should have a diameter of 1 inch (25 mm) and a back-up nut shall be installed.
K.
Stopping Device: All limit switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons. They shall be located behind the mast wall and be accessible through removable panels.
L.
Terminal Stopping Device: Normal terminal stopping devices shall be provided at top and bottom of runway to stop the car positively and automatically.
M.
Guide Rails and Bracket: Guide rails and brackets shall be used to guide the platform and sling. Guide rails shall form part of the structural integrity of the unit and be integral to the mast enclosure, ensuring stability and minimum platform deflection when loaded.
N.
Car Sling: Car sling shall be fabricated from steel tubing 42 inches high (1070 mm) with adequate bracing to support the platform and car enclosure. Roller guide shoes shall be mounted on the top and bottom of the car sling to engage the guide rails. Guide shoes to be roller type with 3 inches (76 mm) diameter wheels. Roller guide shoes shall be used for better ride quality and durability.
O.
Wiring: All wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit, or electrical wire ways.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete Multilift Enclosed section if not required.
 
2.9
COMMERCIAL WHEELCHAIR LIFT
A.
Screw Vertical Platform Lifts: Savaria - Multilift Enclosure.
1.
Model:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select model type
 
a.
Multilift - Aluminum Enclosure.
b.
Multilift - Plexiglass Enclosure.
c.
Multilift - Tempered Glass Enclosure.
B.
Screw Vertical Platform Lift: The lift described here, manufactured by Savaria Lifts Inc., is a vertical platform lift consisting of a tower with a lifting platform. The platform is made to accommodate a wheelchair user or a person with impaired mobility. The lift can be used indoor or outdoor and in commercial and residential applications.
C.
Work described in this section includes providing equipment, incidental material and labor required for a complete, operable ACME screw drive wheelchair lift installation. Lifts shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by lift system manufacturer, or manufacturer's authorized installer.
1.
Lifts shall be in accordance:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select code and accessibility standard required.
 
a.
ASME A18.1 and ADAAG compliant (USA).
b.
ASME A18.1 and A117.1 compliant (USA).
c.
ASME A18.1 only (USA).
D.
The following preparatory work to receive the lifts specified in this section is part of the work of other sections:
1.
Permanent 120 VAC, 20 amp single phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. Refer to drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects. Temporary power may be provided to expedite installation of lift.
2.
Provide rough openings per lift contractor's shop drawings.
3.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings.
E.
Characteristics:
1.
Rated Load: 750 lb (340 kg).
2.
Rated Speed: 8 fpm (0.04 m/s).
3.
Car Dimensions:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete platform size not required.
To meet ADA on a 90 degree application in the USA platform size "c" must be selected.
A 90 degree application required to meet ANSI A117.1 is not possible on the Multilift since platform size must be 42 inches x 60 inches which isn’t available (Please spec a Savaria V-1504).
 
a.
36 inches W by 48 inches D (914 mm by 1219 mm).
b.
36 inches W by 54 inches D (914 mm by 1372 mm)
c.
36 inches W by 60 inches D (914 mm by 1524 mm)
4.
Levels Serviced: 2.
5.
Car Configuration:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete car configuration not required.
 
a.
Front/rear exit.
b.
90 degree exit.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height
 
6.
Travel: ________ inches. (Maximum travel is 72 inches (1829 mm) including pit depth).
7.
Pit Depth:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select pit requirement
For all applications with no pit an automatic operator is needed for the lower door to meet ANSI A117.1.
 
a.
3 inches (76 mm) - Standard.
b.
0 inch (0 mm) - Fixed Ramp Required.
8.
Powder Coat Finish: Almond beige.
9.
Operation: Constant pressure.
10.
Power Supply: 120 volt, 20 amp, 1 phase, 60 Hz.
11.
Drive System: ACME screw and back-up nut.
12.
Manual Emergency Operation: A manual hand crank is provided to lower or raise the platform in case of emergency.
13.
Emergency Power:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select emergency operation requirement
 
a.
No battery backup - Standard.
b.
24 VDC Battery raising and lowering.
14.
Controller: Relay logic based controller.
F.
Car Enclosure: Side Guards of platform shall have a steel frame with a powder coat finish and steel panel inserts to a minimum of 42 inches (1067 mm) high.
G.
Doors and Gates:
1.
First landing door:
a.
Door type: 80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with enclosure side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door and delete option not required. Automatic doors should be used on 90 Degree platform configurations to meet ADA. Also for all applications with no pit an automatic operator is needed for the lower door.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
d.
Door Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must and can only be used on the 90 degree side.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm) clear opening.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) clear opening.
2.
Upper Landing Door/Gate:
a.
Door/gate type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please select door/gate type and remove option not required.
 
1)
80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) low profile aluminum gate with a concealed electro/mechanical interlock.
b.
Flush closing operation with enclosure side.
c.
Operation:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a manual or automatic door/gate and delete option not required. Automatic doors/gates should be used on 90 Degree platform configurations to meet ADA.
 
1)
Manual - with hydraulic closer.
2)
Automatic - Surface 24 volt door opener with battery back-up for low profile aluminum door.
3)
Automatic - Surface mounted gate opener for low profile aluminum gate.
d.
Door/Gate Width:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select either a 36 inches or 42 inches wide door/gate and delete the option not required. A 42 inches wide door must and can only be used on the 90 degree side.
 
1)
36 inches (889 mm) clear opening.
2)
42 inches (1067 mm) clear opening.
H.
Call Stations: Provide a surface, flush, or doorframe mounted call/send station.
1.
Call stations will be:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select required key switch option below and delete items not required.
 
a.
Keyless.
b.
Keyed (removable in off position).
c.
Keyed (removable in on/off position).
I.
Lift Enclosure:
1.
The enclosure will be made entirely of aluminum for durability against corrosion.
2.
The enclosure frames and panels shall be fully assembled and screwed together from inside the enclosure for ease of assembling and quick installation time.
3.
All enclosure inserts shall be replaceable from the inside of the enclosure for ease of service.
4.
Fully Enclosed Unit:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select whether unit will be fully enclosed. If required the upper landing must have an 80 inches (2032 mm) low profile aluminum door.
 
a.
Yes - Lift will be fitted with ventilation & dome roof to protect from the outdoor elements.
b.
No - Lift will be open at upper landing.
J.
Car Operation:
1.
Car operating panel shall consist of constant pressure buttons, an emergency stop button and an on/off key switch (when applicable).
2.
Auxiliary lighting: The car shall be equipped with a battery operated light fixture. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system.
K.
Acme Screw Drive: The screw should have a diameter of 1 inch (25 mm) and a back-up nut shall be installed.
L.
Stopping Device: All limit switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons. They shall be located behind the mast wall and be accessible through removable panels.
M.
Terminal Stopping Device: Normal terminal stopping devices shall be provided at top and bottom of runway to stop the car positively and automatically.
N.
Guide Rails and Bracket: Guide rails and brackets shall be used to guide the platform and sling. Roller guide shoes shall be used for better ride quality and durability. Guide rails shall form part of the structural integrity of the unit and be integral to the mast enclosure, ensuring stability and minimum platform deflection when loaded.
O.
Car Sling: Car sling shall be fabricated from steel tubing 42 inches high (1070 mm) with adequate bracing to support the platform and car enclosure. Roller guide shoes shall be mounted on the top and bottom of the car sling to engage the guide rails. Guide shoes to be roller type with 3 inches (76 mm) diameter wheels.
P.
Wiring: All wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit, or electrical wire ways.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete Orion section if not required.
 
2.10
COMMERCIAL PASSENGER ELEVATOR
A.
Limited Use Limited Application elevator: Savaria Orion.
B.
Work described in this section includes providing equipment, incidental material and labor required for complete, operable roped hydraulic passenger elevator installation. Elevator shall be erected, installed, adjusted, tested and placed in operation by system manufacturer, or manufacturer's authorized installer.
1.
Elevators shall be in accordance with the ASME A17.1-B44 and ADA compliant including local codes and regulations except where specified otherwise.
C.
The following preparatory work to receive the lifts specified in this section is part of the work of other sections:
1.
Permanent 240 VAC, 40 amp single phase or 208 VAC, 30 amp three phase power to operate lift to be provided from a lockable fused/cartridge type disconnect switch with auxiliary contacts for battery operation. 110 VAC, 15 amp single phase power to operate the lighting circuit. Refer to drawings for permanent power specifications and location of disconnects.
2.
Provide a plumb and square hoistway with smooth interior surfaces, including fascias or furring of the hoistway interior.
3.
Provide rough openings per lift contractor's shop drawings.
4.
Provide substantial, level pit floor slab as indicated on the lift contractor's shop drawings.
D.
Limited Use Limited Application elevator: The elevator described here, manufactured by Savaria Lifts Inc., is a LULA Elevator consisting of a roped hydraulic tower with a lifting platform.
1.
Rated Load: 1400 lb (635 kg).
2.
Rated Speed: 25 fpm (nominal) (0.13 m/s).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Please enter travel height.
 
3.
Travel: ______ feet. Maximum of 25 feet (7620 mm).
4.
Cab Configuration:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete cab configurations not required.
 
a.
Enter/exit same side.
b.
Enter/exit front/rear.
c.
90 degree exit.
5.
Car Platform Size:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select platform size required and delete other options. The 51 inches x 51 inches platform size must and can only be used on a 90 degree platform configuration.
 
a.
48 inches W by 54 inches D (1219 mm by 1371 mm) - N/A for 90 degree configuration.
b.
42 inches W by 60 inches D (1067mm by 1524 mm) - N/A for 90 degree configuration.
c.
51 inches W by 51 inches D (1295 mm by 1295 mm) - 90 Degree only.
6.
Levels Serviced:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete levels not required.
 
a.
Levels: 2.
b.
Levels: 3.
c.
Levels: 4.
7.
Car Operation: Automatic.
 
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8.
Power Supply:
a.
208 Volt, 3 Phase, 30 Amps + 110 Volt, 15 amp, 1 Phase 60 Hz.
b.
240 Volt, 1 Phase, 40 Amp + 110 Volt, 15 amp, 1 Phase 60 Hz.
9.
Drive System: 2:1 roped hydraulic.
10.
Emergency Power: Battery operation in down direction.
11.
Controller: PLC.
12.
Motor/Pump: 240 1 Phase or 208 3 Phase, 5HP.
13.
Manual Lowering: Outside the hoistway in machine room.
E.
Car Enclosure: Fire rated steel cab construction.
1.
Cab Walls:
 
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a.
Steel - Architectural White (standard).
b.
Steel - Black (Standard).
c.
Stainless Steel Brushed #4 (optional).
2.
Optional Plastic Laminate Panels:
 
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a.
No Plastic Laminate Panels - Steel Cab Only (standard).
b.
Stone Grafix .
c.
Fog.
d.
Contract Mahogany.
e.
Natural Oak.
3.
Ceiling Finish:
 
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a.
Steel - Architectural White with four recessed incandescent down lights.
b.
Stainless Steel brushed #4 (optional).
4.
Car doors and frames shall be 1-1/2 hour ULC Fire rated and 2 speed horizontally sliding. Door finish shall be:
 
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a.
Powder coated Architectural white or black to match cab finish.
b.
Stainless Steel brushed #4 (optional).
5.
Handrail: A stainless steel single handrail, with 1-1/2 inches (38 mm) diameter rail and with both ends returned to the side guard, shall be located on the control wall of the cab.
F.
Automatic Landing Doors:
1.
Landing doors and frames shall be 1-1/2 hour ULC Fire rated, 2 speeds horizontally sliding with concealed mechanical interlock. Door finish shall be:
 
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a.
Primed powder coated grey (Standard) .
b.
Powder coated Architectural white or black to match cab finish(optional).
c.
Stainless Steel brushed #4 (optional).
G.
Car Operation:
1.
Car Operating Panel shall consist of metal push bottoms with illuminated haloes, tactile identifications, emergency stop/alarm button, on/off key switch and emergency light mounted on a removable stainless steel panel (Type 304 #4 Stainless Steel Finish).
2.
Digital floor indicator and directional indicator in cab and at each landing.
3.
An ADA hands free phone will be supplied within car operating panel.
4.
Emergency Operation - The car shall be equipped with a battery operated light fixture, emergency battery lowering device and alarm in case of normal building supply failure. The battery shall be the rechargeable type with an automatic recharging system. A manual lowering device shall be located outside the hoistway in the machine room.
5.
Fire Service:
 
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a.
No fire-service required (standard).
b.
Phase 1 fire recall service only (optional) - mandatory for 2010 A17.1 code.
c.
Phase 1 and Phase 2 fire recall service (optional).
H.
Pumping Unit and Controller:
1.
The pumping unit and controller shall be in a separate machine room. The controller and pump unit shall be pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. Pump unit shall incorporate the following features:
a.
Smooth stops at each landing.
b.
Submersible pump and motor.
c.
Adjustable pressure relief valve.
d.
Manually operable down valve to lower lift in the event of an emergency. This valve shall be activated from the machine room.
e.
Gate valve to isolate cylinder from pump unit.
f.
Emergency lowering by battery power from the car control.
I.
Cylinder and Plunger:
1.
The cylinder shall be constructed of steel pipe of sufficient thickness and suitable safety margin. The top of the cylinder shall be equipped with a cylinder head with an internal guide ring and self-adjusting packing.
2.
The plunger shall be constructed of a solid steel shaft of proper diameter machined true and smooth. The plunger shall be provided with a stop electrically welded to the bottom to prevent the plunger from leaving the cylinder.
3.
Cable: Aircraft Cable 2 X 3/8 inch (10 mm) diameter. Minimum breaking strength of 12,000 lb (5455 kg) each.
J.
Leveling Device:
1.
The lift shall be provided with an anti-creep device which will maintain the carriage level within 1/2 inch (12 mm) of each landing.
2.
All limit switch and leveling device switches shall be located in a position to be inaccessible to unauthorized persons.
K.
Guide Yoke: The 2:1 guide yoke assembly shall be supplied with one (1) sheave, guide shoes, bearings and guards.
L.
Terminal Stopping Devices: Normal terminal stopping devices shall be provided at top and bottom of runway to stop the car positively and automatically.
M.
Guide Rails and Brackets: Steel 8 lb/ft (11.9 kg/m) guide rails and adjustable brackets shall be used to guide the platform and sling.
N.
Wiring: All wiring and electrical connections shall comply with applicable codes. Insulated wiring shall have flame-retardant and moisture-proof outer covering and shall be run in conduit or electrical wire ways if located outside the unit enclosure. Quick disconnect harnesses shall be used when possible.
PART 3 EXECUTION
 
3.1
EXAMINATION
A.
Do not begin installation until hoistway and machine room has been properly prepared.
B.
Site dimensions shall be taken to verify that tolerances and clearances have been maintained and meet local regulations.
C.
If substrate preparation is the responsibility of another installer, notify Architect of unsatisfactory preparation before proceeding.
3.2
PREPARATION
A.
Clean surfaces thoroughly prior to installation.
B.
Prepare surfaces using the methods recommended by the manufacturer for achieving the best result for the substrate under the project conditions.
 
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3.3
ELEVATOR INSTALLATION
A.
Install in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.
B.
Install the components of the elevator system that are required and that are required by jurisdictional authorities to license the elevator.
C.
Trained employees of the elevator contractor shall perform installation work.
D.
Adjust elevator for proper operation and clean unit thoroughly.
E.
Instruct users in operating procedures and owner's maintenance person in trouble-shooting and maintenance procedures.
 
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3.4
LIFT INSTALLATION
A.
Install all the components of the lift system that are specified in this section to be provided, and that are required by jurisdictional authorities to license the lift.
B.
Trained employees of the lift contractor shall perform all installation work of this section.
C.
Adjust lift for proper operation and clean unit thoroughly.
D.
Instruct users in operation procedures and Owner's maintenance person in trouble-shooting and maintenance procedures.
3.5
PROTECTION
A.
Protect installed products until completion of project.
B.
Touch-up, repair or replace damaged products before Substantial Completion.
END OF SECTION