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SECTION 14 41 00
INCLINED ELEVATOR
 
 
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** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Hill Hiker, Inc.; Commercial and residential inclined elevator products.
.
This section is based on the products of Hill Hiker, Inc., which is located at:
3565 County Rd. 6
Orono, MN 55356
Toll Free Tel: 866-476-2422
Fax: 952-449-4912
Email: request info (info@hillhiker.com)
Web: hillhiker.com
[ Click Here ] for additional information.
Hill Hiker, Inc. is family company specializing in the design, manufacture, installation and service of inclined elevator systems also known as hillside or outdoor trams, funiculars and lifts. Hill Hiker Inc. is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has been serving the World with our award winning American made systems since 1997.
Offering residential, commercial, industrial and ADA solutions to meet each project site's unique needs with a custom design approach; we have a system to meet your needs. We use only heavy-duty outdoor rated components and materials including motors, gearboxes and electronics. We offer a full line of accessories and upgrades including fully customizable cars, canopies, Ipe wood trim, landing gates, self-leveling system, door interlocks, keyless security, stainless steel structure, etc. All Hill Hiker systems meet or exceed all applicable national and international elevator safety code requirements (ASME A.17 5.1 and 5.4).
By focusing on our client's specific needs, Hill Hiker, Inc. has established a reputation for excellence in engineering, design and service. Our Hill Hiker(R)Inclined Elevator Lift systems are known for their high quality components, lasting reliability, spotless safety record and aesthetically pleasing appearance. Hill Hiker, Inc. can handle your project from planning and permitting to manufacture and installation.
 
PART 1 GENERAL
 
1.1
SECTION INCLUDES
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete items below not required for project.
 
A.
Commercial incline elevator.
B.
Residential incline elevator.
1.2
RELATED SECTIONS
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete any sections below not relevant to this project; add others as required.
 
A.
Section 03 30 00 - Cast-in-Place Concrete.
B.
Section 31 08 13.16 - Static Pile Load Testing .
C.
Section 04 40 00 - Stone Assemblies.
D.
Section 05 50 00 - Metal Fabrications.
E.
Section 06 10 00 - Rough Carpentry.
F.
Division 16 - Electrical: Concealed low voltage control wiring.
G.
Division 16 - Electrical for electrical service and disconnects, wire routing and connections, telephone service.
H.
Division 16 - Electronic Safety and Security: Access control.
1.3
REFERENCES
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete references from the list below that are not actually required by the text of the edited section. Use ASME references for installations in the United States. Use CSA references for installations in Canada.
 
A.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME):
1.
ASME A17.1 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators.
a.
5.4 Private Residence Inclined Elevators (Residential)
b.
5.1 Inclined Elevators (Commercial).
2.
ASME A17.5 - Elevator and Escalator Electrical Equipment.
B.
Canadian Standards Association / National Standard of Canada:
1.
CSA B44/ASME A17.1 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators.
a.
5.4 Private Residence Inclined Elevators (Residential).
b.
5.1 Inclined Elevators (Commercial).
2.
CSA - National Electric Code.
C.
International Code Council / American National Standards Institute:
1.
ICC/ANSI A117.1 - Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities.
D.
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA):
1.
NFPA 70 - National Electric Code.
E.
ASTM International (ASTM):
1.
ASTM C 387 - Standard Specification for Packaged, Dry, Combined Materials for Concrete and High Strength Mortar.
1.4
DESIGN / PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Edit and delete one of the two following paragraphs to suit local requirements. First paragraph is for installations in the United States. Second paragraph is for installations in Canada.
 
A.
Provide inclined elevators in compliance with:
1.
ASME A17.1 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators.
a.
5.4 Private Residence Inclined Elevators (Residential).
b.
5.1 Inclined Elevators (Commercial).
2.
NFPA 70 - National Electric Code.
B.
Provide inclined elevators in compliance with:
1.
CSA B44/ASME A17.1 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators.
a.
5.4 Private Residence Inclined Elevators (Residential).
b.
5.1 Inclined Elevators (Commercial).
2.
CSA - National Electric Code.
1.5
SUBMITTALS
A.
Submit under provisions of Section 01 30 00 - Administrative Requirements.
B.
Product Data: Manufacturer's product data on each product to be used, including:
1.
Materials, components, profiles, fabrication, and finishes.
2.
Weight capacities and operational data.
3.
Accessories and features.
4.
Electrical service requirements.
5.
Preparation instructions.
6.
Storage and handling requirements.
7.
Installation methods.
8.
Operations and routine maintenance procedures.
C.
Shop Drawings:
1.
Submit engineering drawings, specs, calculations, and analysis data signed and stamped by a professional engineer licensed in the jurisdiction of the project, and responsible for shop drawing preparations.
2.
Show complete layout and location of equipment, including required clearances, landing station elevations and relationship with site conditions and adjacent construction.
3.
Show product details including layout, dimensions, hardware type, material gage, connections and finishes for car, rail, support structure, gates, drive system (power pack), control panel enclosure and spring buffer.
4.
Include electrical schematic including wiring diagrams.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete selection samples if colors have already been selected.
 
D.
Selection Samples: For each finish product specified, two complete sets of colors representing manufacturer's full range of available colors and finishes.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete verification samples if not required.
 
E.
Verification Samples: For each finish product specified, two samples, minimum size 3 inches (75 mm) square, representing actual product, color, and patterns.
F.
Closeout Submittals:
1.
Manufacturer's operation and maintenance instructions that includes a Maintenance Control Program in accordance with ASME A17.1.
2.
Properly executed Manufacturer's Warranty
3.
Certified test reports indicating inclined elevators comply with the local building authority and specified performance requirements.
1.6
QUALITY ASSURANCE
A.
Manufacturer Qualifications: Firm with minimum 10 years documented experience in manufacturing of inclined elevators of installations of type specified.
B.
Installer Qualifications: Firm authorized by the manufacturer and properly licensed to install equipment of this scope, with evidence of experience with specified equipment. Installer shall maintain an adequate stock of replacement parts and have qualified people available to ensure timely maintenance and callback service at the project site.
C.
Single Source Responsibility: All car, chassis, drive system, electrical and operational components shall be provided by the same Manufacturer. Accessories and components by other manufacturers shall be in accordance with the Manufacturer's requirements.
D.
Pre-Installation Meeting:
1.
Timing: Convene at the project site a minimum of two weeks prior to starting foundation work.
2.
Attendance: Architect, Owner, Contractor and related trades including foundation, electrical, elevator manufacturer, elevator installer, major suppliers and all other trades directly affected by the Inclined Elevator Work.
3.
Purpose: Review site-specific requirements, layout, schedule, field quality control, shipping plan, staging plan, install plan, and coordination with other work.
1.7
DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
A.
Receive and inspect all products for damage or defects and immediately report deficiencies to the Contractor and Manufacturer for instructions.
B.
Store products in manufacturer's unopened packaging until ready for installation.
C.
Store and dispose of solvent-based materials, and materials used with solvent-based materials, in accordance with requirements of local authorities having jurisdiction.
1.8
PROJECT CONDITIONS
A.
Maintain environmental conditions (temperature, humidity, and ventilation) within limits recommended by manufacturer for optimum results. Do not install products under environmental conditions outside manufacturer's absolute limits.
1.9
WARRANTY
A.
Provide manufacturer's standard limited warranty.
PART 2 PRODUCTS
 
2.1
MANUFACTURERS
A.
Acceptable Manufacturer: Hill Hiker, Inc., which is located at: 3565 County Rd. 6; Orono, MN 55356; Toll Free Tel: 866-476-2422 ; Fax: 952-449-4912; Email: request info (info@hillhiker.com); Web: hillhiker.com
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete one of the following two paragraphs; coordinate with requirements of Division 1 section on product options and substitutions.
 
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 ** Edit to suit project requirements. Indicate locations and elevator requirements on the Drawings.
 
2.2
INCLINE ELEVATORS
A.
Inclined Elevator: Hill Hiker incline Elevator lift as indicated on the Drawings and conforming to the following design requirements:
1.
Application:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following options and delete the one not required.
 
a.
Commercial.
b.
Residential.
2.
Capacity:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following options and delete those not required. For greater capacities contact Hill Hiker about special application systems.
 
a.
700 lbs (317.5 kg).
b.
860 lbs (390 kg).
c.
1200 lbs (544.3 kg)
d.
1600 lbs (525.7 kg).
e.
2000 lbs (907.2 kg).
f.
Custom: As indicated on drawings.
3.
Number of Stops / Landing Stations:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following options and delete those not required.
 
a.
2 stops: Top and Bottom only.
b.
3 stops.
c.
4 stops.
d.
5 stops.
e.
Custom: As indicated on drawings.
B.
Materials General: Rail, supports, car, chassis, spring buffer and gates.
1.
Type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following options and delete those not required. Steel is standard. Stainless steel is only available as an option.
 
a.
Steel
b.
Stainless Steel 304L.
c.
Stainless Steel 316L.
C.
Model:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following paragraphs for the Model required based primarily on travel and capacity requirements and delete those not required. WD is generally the preferred option but requires a concrete slab to mount. WDX is preferred over CLX unless travel is over 160 feet. For greater capacities contact Hill Hiker about special application systems.
 
1.
WD, Winding Drum Drive System:
a.
Max Travel: 500 feet (152 meters).
b.
Max Capacity: 2000 lbs (907 kg).
c.
Machine Area: Can be located level or bellow elevation of rail. Can be located anywhere along hill under rail. Concrete slab required.
2.
WDX, Winding Drum Drive X System:
a.
Max Travel: 160 feet (48 meters).
b.
Max Capacity: 1200 lbs (544 kg).
c.
Machine Area: Must be fixed to top end of rail. No concrete slab required.
3.
CLX, Continuous Loop Traction Drive System:
a.
Max Travel: Unlimited.
b.
Max Capacity: 1200 lbs (544 kg).
c.
Machine Area: Must be fixed to top end of rails. No concrete slab required.
D.
Car:
1.
Type:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following paragraphs. Delete those not required. Custom sizes available consult with manufacturer for sizes available.
 
a.
Small Car:
1)
Outer Dimensions: 40-3/4 inches wide by 55-1/2 inches long (1035.1 mm wide by 1409.7 inches long).
2)
Door Opening: 20 inch (508 mm) wide door(s).
3)
Frame Type: Tubular, welded.
4)
Seat Type: One fixed seat and one folding seat.
5)
Flooring Material: ADA acceptable slip resistant marine grade fiberglass grate.
b.
Medium Car:
1)
Outer Dimensions: 40-3/4 inches wide by 67-1/2 inches long (1035.1 mm wide by 1714.5 mm long).
2)
Door Opening: 30 inch (762 mm) wide door(s).
3)
Frame Type: Tubular, welded.
4)
Seat Type: One fixed seat and one folding seat.
5)
Flooring Material: ADA acceptable slip resistant marine grade fiberglass grate.
c.
Large Car:
1)
Outer Dimensions: 52-3/4 inches wide by 67-1/2 inches long (1339.9 mm wide by 1714.5 mm long).
2)
Door Opening: 30 inch (762 mm) wide door(s).
3)
Frame Type: Tubular, welded.
4)
Seat Type: One fixed seat and one folding seat.
5)
Flooring Material: ADA acceptable slip resistant marine grade fiberglass grate.
d.
Extra Large Car:
1)
Outer Dimensions: 52-3/4 inches wide by 79-1/2 inches long (1339.9 mm wide by 2019.3 mm long).
2)
Door Opening: 36 inch (914.4 mm) wide door(s).
3)
Frame Type: Tubular, welded.
4)
Seat Type: One fixed seat and one folding seat.
5)
Flooring Material: ADA acceptable slip resistant marine grade fiberglass grate.
e.
ADA Car:
1)
Outer Dimensions: 64 3/4 inches wide by 79-1/2 inches long (1644.7 mm wide by 2019.3 mm long).
2)
Door Opening: 36 inch (914.4 mm) wide door(s).
3)
Frame Type: Tubular, welded.
4)
Seat Type: One fixed seat and one folding seat.
5)
Flooring Material: ADA acceptable slip resistant marine grade fiberglass grate.
f.
Custom Car: As indicated on the Drawings.
2.
Wall Height:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following paragraphs and delete those not required.
 
a.
Open Car: 42 inches (1066.8 mm) high walls:
1)
Railing Type: Curved inward safety side rails.
b.
Fully enclosed: 75 inches (1905 mm) high walls:
1)
Straight panel walls with matching roof.
c.
Custom: As indicated on the Drawings.
3.
Door(s) Exit:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following paragraphs and delete those not required. Door side is referenced from top of hill looking down the hill.
 
a.
Single Door: Left side.
b.
Single Door: Right side.
c.
Double Door: Both sides.
d.
Custom: As indicated on the Drawings.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one required option from each of the following paragraphs and delete those not required. Versatile material options available, including high-performance metals, composite wood lumber, Ipe wood and polycarbonate side panels, Contact the manufacturer for additional information.
 
4.
Wall / Door Paneling Material:
a.
Polycarbonate.
b.
Ipe wood.
c.
Sheet metal.
d.
Custom as indicated on Drawings.
5.
Seat and Trim Material:
a.
Azek composite wood.
b.
Ipe wood.
c.
Custom as indicated on Drawings.
E.
Chassis:
1.
Wheels: Ride captured inside the rails for safety. Systems that ride on top of rails not accepted.
2.
Over-speed Governor: Mounted on chassis, operated by centrifugal force only. Controls dedicated over-speed brake.
3.
Over-speed Brake: Equipped with mechanical rail gripping style brake, dedicated purpose, instantaneous stop.
4.
Slack Cable Brake: Equipped with mechanical rail gripping style brake, dedicated purpose, instantaneous stop.
F.
Rails:
1.
Type:
a.
Design: Captured rail style C-Channel guide rails. Rails designed for chassis that ride on top of the rails not accepted.
b.
Dimension: 10 foot long by 3 or 4 foot wide (3048 mm long by 914.4 or 1219.2 mm wide) sections.
c.
Cross Members: Welded tube spaced 12 inches (304.8 mm) o.c.
d.
Couplers: Couplers on ends to mate each section to the next using 4 bolts per rail section.
2.
Hardware:
a.
Material: Stainless Steel bolts and Nylock nuts only.
b.
Grade: 18-8 Stainless Steel or greater.
c.
Size: 3/8 inch (9.5 mm) diameter.
3.
Spring Buffer:
a.
Provide a mechanical stop to prevent over-travel in the event of a switch failure.
4.
Quantity:
a.
Rail sections supplied in 10 foot (3048 mm) sections.
b.
Last section field cut to exact length as needed.
c.
Total length as shown on the Drawings.
G.
Rail Supports:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select proper support type and delete those not required for the Project. Contact Manufacture to determine best solution and recommendations. I-beam Supports, Helical Screw Piles, concrete footing and concrete piers are provided by others. Coordinate with Elevator manufacturer for additional requirements.
 
1.
Flange Foot Posts:
a.
Provide 2 inch (50.8 mm) square posts with 8 inch by 8 inch (203.2 mm by 203.2 mm) welded plates.
b.
Mount to concrete footings with anchor bolts or all-thread and epoxy as indicated on Drawings and specified in Section 03 30 00 - Cast-in-Place Concrete.
2.
Track-Mates:
a.
Provide "U" shape mounting brackets, sandwich plates, all-thread, hardware and templates.
b.
Concrete piers and all-thread installed as specified in Section 03 30 00 - Cast-in-Place Concrete and indicated on Drawings and with instructions from manufacturer.
3.
Driven Pin Piles:
a.
Provide 2 inch (50.8 mm) square posts with swedged ends for piles.
b.
Install using hydraulic post pounding unit to refusal or level indicated on Drawings.
4.
I-Beam:
a.
Provide brackets or special rail with cross members to direct mount rail to the top flange of Steel I-Beam(s) as indicated on the Drawings
b.
I-Beams and foundation design, material and installation as specified in Section 03 30 00 - Cast-in-Place Concrete and Section 05 50 00 - Metal Fabrications.
5.
Helical Screw Piles:
a.
Provide special brackets and rail mounting components to attach rails to helical screws.
b.
Provide Angle Iron cross and tie back bracing.
c.
Helical design, material and installation as specified in Section 31 08 13.16 - Static Pile Load Testing .
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Electric motors range between 3 HP to 15 HP depending on the application and are available in various power requirements. Contact the manufacturer for the recommended motor and power requirements and complete the following paragraphs.
 
H.
Drive System: Includes motor, brake, gearbox, sheaves or drum:
1.
Power Pack Size:
a.
Motor, gearbox, shaft, drum/sheaves, frame to be sized according to model type, total capacity, weight/size of car, angle of incline and rated speed.
2.
Motor:
a.
Outdoor rated.
b.
Integrated brake.
3.
Gearbox:
a.
Through shaft only, no couplers.
b.
Double reduction.
c.
Industrial duty, outdoor rated.
4.
Shaft:
a.
2 inch (50.8 mm) minimum diameter solid stainless steel.
5.
Drive Cable:
a.
3/8 inch (9.55 mm) diameter galvanized aircraft cable.
b.
14,400 pounds (6581 kg) minimum breaking strength.
6.
Cable Components:
a.
Provide shaft, deflection sheave with sheet metal cover for WD systems.
b.
Provide adjustable lower sheave wheel for CLX systems.
7.
Power Pack frame:
a.
Plate, channel and tubular, welded steel.
b.
Galvanized or powder coat painted finish.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Include the following paragraph for the Models WDX and CLX only. Delete for Model WD.
 
c.
Hood cover.
I.
Electronic Components:
1.
Required Power Supply, Disconnect and Fuses: As specified in Division 16.
a.
Power:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following paragraphs and delete those not required. Coordinate with requirements specified in Division 16.
 
1)
220-240 VAC Single phase 60HZ.
2)
208-230 VAC Three phase 60 HZ.
3)
460 VAC Three phase 60 HZ.
4)
As indicated on Drawings.
b.
Electrical Disconnect and Fuses:
1)
Sizing: Based manufactures requirements.
2)
Installation: Provided by an licensed electrician as specified in Division 16.
3)
Disconnect Type: Outdoor Fusible Safety Switch with lock out tag out.
4)
Fuse Type: Type T or CC.
2.
Main Electrical Control Panel:
a.
Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) Variable speed soft start/stop motor control.
b.
Programmable Logic Controller (PLC).
c.
UL listed by approved panel shop.
d.
NEMA 4X weather proof enclosure.
3.
Car Onboard Call Station:
a.
Directional control buttons for each station.
b.
Emergency stop button located within reach of passengers. Emergency stop button shall cause electric power to be removed from the drive system stopping lift immediately.
c.
Wireless Type.
d.
NEMA 4X weather proof enclosures.
4.
Car Door(s) Safety Switch:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following two paragraphs and delete the one not required.
 
a.
Shut-off limit switch type.
b.
Commercial: Mechanical / electrical Interlock shut-off and lock type.
5.
Landing Call Stations:
a.
Power: 24 VDC Low Voltage type.
b.
Security Call Stations:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following three paragraphs and delete those not required.
 
1)
Keyed.
2)
Keyless / keypad.
3)
Keyless / keypad with keyfob.
c.
Emergency stop button: Emergency stop button shall cause electric power to be removed from the drive system stopping lift immediately.
d.
NEMA 4X weather proof enclosures.
6.
Landing Gate switches:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following two paragraphs and delete the one not required.
 
a.
Shut-off limit switch type.
b.
Commercial: Mechanical / electrical Interlock shut-off and lock type.
7.
Limit Switches:
a.
Slack cable switch:
1)
Mounted near drum or pulleys.
2)
Mechanically re-settable type only.
b.
Primary Deceleration and Park switches:
1)
Proximity / magnetic type only.
2)
Solid state construction with quick disconnect cords.
c.
Final Switches:
1)
Provide upper and lower final limit switches to stop the lift in the event of a failure of the primary limit switch.
2)
Mechanical type only.
3)
Quick disconnect cords.
J.
Landing Station Gates:
1.
Door Type: Single swinging door.
2.
Hinge Type: Spring loaded self-closing Stainless steel.
3.
Switch / Lock:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following two paragraphs and delete the one not required. Built-in mechanical/electrical interlock are required for commercial elevators.
 
a.
Bolt-on contact shut-off switch
b.
Commercial: Built-in mechanical/electrical Interlock shut-off and lock type.
4.
Dimensions:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following two paragraphs and delete the one not required.
 
a.
36 inches wide by 42 inches high (914.4 mm wide by 1066.8 mm high).
b.
ADA: 38 inches wide by 42 inches high (965.2 mm wide by 1066.8 mm high).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Landing platforms are not provided by the elevator manufacturer. Contact the elevator manufacturer for platform requirements.
 
K.
Landings Platforms: Platforms are provided as specified in Section 06 10 00 - Rough Carpentry. Coordinate with platforms indicated on the Drawings.
L.
Accessories:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select the accessories required from the following paragraphs and delete those not required. Contact the elevator manufacturer for more information to select options.
 
1.
Car lighting.
2.
Car alarm.
3.
Polycarbonate canopy.
4.
Sunbrella fabric canopy.
5.
Dome style polycarbonate canopy.
6.
Cantilever car.
7.
Docking stations for battery charging.
8.
Solar panel system for battery charging.
9.
Door interlocks.
10.
Double-cable winding drum drive systems.
11.
Wired car with traveling cable.
12.
Phone / communication system.
13.
Electrical self-leveling system.
14.
Mechanical self-leveling system.
15.
ADA car doors and gates.
16.
Electrical bumper safety system.
17.
Construction platform.
18.
Curved rail for angle changes.
19.
Extra large span rail.
20.
SS button enclosures.
21.
WD power pack cover.
22.
Custom car design.
23.
Custom seat cushion material.
24.
Pit switches.
25.
Pit ladder.
M.
Finish Requirements:
1.
General: Design and fabricate to manufacturer's standard.
a.
Include all modifications recommended by manufacturer for reliable performance in outdoor climate of lift installation site.
b.
Provide an outdoor weatherproofing package including zinc rich primer on steel surfaces, weather-resistant sealant on the electrical components, stainless steel or plated fasteners and a weatherproofed stainless steel or zinc plated drive box.
c.
Inclined Elevator control covers shall be fabricated of a Silver Grey injection-molded polymer or stainless steel.
2.
Painting: After pretreating paint with electrostatically applied and baked powder coat as follows:
a.
Color as selected by Architect from manufacturers standard colors.
3.
Car, Chassis and Other Components:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following two paragraphs and delete the one not required. Powder coat paint is standard. Stainless steel mill finish is only available as an option if stainless material was selected above under Materials General.
 
a.
Standard: Powder coat paint.
b.
Stainless Steel: Stainless steel mill finish.
4.
Rail and Supports:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select one of the following paragraphs and delete those not required. Galvanized finish is standard. Powder coat paint is an upgrade option. Stainless steel mill finish is only available as an option if stainless material was selected in 2.2 B.
 
a.
Standard: Hot Dipped Galvanized.
b.
Upgrade: Powder coat paint.
c.
Stainless Steel Standard: Stainless steel mill finish.
PART 3 EXECUTION
 
3.1
EXAMINATION
A.
Do not begin installation until substructure has been properly prepared.
B.
Verify site conditions are within the manufacture's requirements.
C.
Verify electrical rough-in is at correct locations.
D.
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.
Verify required substrate/supports are secure and at correct locations.
C.
Prepare surfaces using the methods recommended by the manufacturer for achieving the best result for the substrate under the project conditions.
3.3
INSTALLATION
A.
Install incline elevators in compliance with regulatory requirements specified and the manufacturer's instructions.
B.
Install system components and connect to building utilities.
C.
Accommodate equipment in space indicated.
D.
Startup equipment in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.
E.
Adjust for smooth operation.
3.4
FIELD QUALITY CONTROL
A.
Perform tests in compliance with regulatory requirements specified and as required by authorities having jurisdiction.
B.
Schedule tests with regulatory agencies with Architect, Owner, and Contractor present.
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