Industry News for November 10, 2014
NAESA ACCREDITED TO CERTIFY INSPECTOR SUPERVISORS
NAESA International recently announced it received accreditation from the American National Standards Institute to certify elevator inspector supervisors. It is now the only organization holding accreditation to certify both elevator inspectors and inspector supervisors. Those interested in attaining certification may contact NAESA’s office at (360) 292-4968.
LERCH BATES OPENS, TAPS SEE TO LEAD HAWAII OFFICE
Lerch Bates Inc. has opened an office in Honolulu to serve the Hawaii market and has tapped Ryan See to manage it. An experienced industry professional, See is responsible for providing vertical-transportation consulting for design, maintenance, new construction and modernization projects throughout Hawaii, including the complete renovation of the system within the Pacific Guardian Center (ELENET 606). See’s experience includes managing projects for ThyssenKrupp Elevator and Otis in both Hawaii and Denver.
Interlift 2015 organizer AFAG Messen und Ausstellungen GmbH has announced a new record for the biannual trade fair: space booked includes the new Hall 4 and the CUBE, to total 42,500 m² in the Augsburg Trade Fair Centre in Augsburg, Germany, for October 13-16, 2015. This is an increase of 1,500 m² from the space booked at the 2013 event. More than 250 companies (including 20 new ones) have already registered to exhibit. Additionally, numerous lectures on six groups of topics, for which papers are being called, have been received. The deadline for submissions is April 17, 2015. Finally, the Exhibitors’ Reception will be moved from the traditional Tuesday evening to Wednesday, October 14, 2015. For more information, to register or to submit a paper, visit www.interlift.de.