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Read our blog for insights on TK Elevator and the fascinating world of vertical transportation.

How Hospitality is Adopting to the Economic Recovery

July 27, 2021: Last week, we reported TK Elevator Index insights into the economic recovery in office buildings. While the June data revealed a strengthening return to the office, building use patterns have undoubtedly shifted.

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What Urban Data Reveals About Shifting Centers Of Activity

July 20, 2021: The Centers for Disease Control now reports that nearly two-thirds of US adults are inoculated against COVID-19. Meanwhile, the Bureau of Economic Analysis has reported above average growth in GDP, led by sectors like professional services, real estate, retail and accommodation.

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Stormy Weather Ahead? Act Now to Protect Your Elevators

July 13, 2021: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecasters predict a 60% chance of an above-normal Atlantic hurricane season in 2021. Catastrophic weather brings torrential downpours and flooding that can damage your elevator system.

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Keep Your Elevator Machine Room Cool

June 29, 2021: If your elevator machine room gets too hot, your elevator system can experience erratic performance and even shutdowns.

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Five Things to Check Before Requesting Elevator Service

June 22, 2021: In an unexpected elevator shutdown, there are five things you can quickly check that could potentially get your equipment back on the move.

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How is this Hybrid Office Situation Working?

June 15, 2021: We’re seeing very interesting new patterns on which days we’re coming into the office — if we’re coming at all.

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Traction Versus Hydraulic Elevators

June 8, 2021: Learn about the differences between traction and hydraulic elevators, and what they mean for your building.

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Elevator Enhancements to Keep Returning Workers Safe

June 2, 2021: There are a variety of elevator enhancements that building owners and managers can implement to ensure their facilities handle workforce returns and, more importantly, keep workers safe.

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What Elevator Data Tells Us About the “New” Office Workday

May 25, 2021: As we return to post-pandemic normality at work, it’s safe to say that life will be different in many ways. COVID-19 accelerated technological and social change. It transformed how we shop, consume media and now, where and when we choose to work.

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Elevator Traffic in the COVID Era: One Year Later

May 19, 2021: Month by month, we continue to see encouraging signs showing the economy recovering and commercial building traffic on the rise.

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Six Warning Signs Your Elevators Need to be Updated

May 11, 2021: Noise, jerky stops and starts and frequent callbacks - these are warning signs your elevators are leaving your tenants at a standstill. Although reliable service and maintenance can keep your elevators safely moving for 12 to 15 years, eventually your elevator, like all machines, will reach the end of its service life.

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The Changing Landscape of Georgia Elevator Activity

April 21, 2021: With the nation’s eighth largest population and a red-hot economy, Georgia has experienced significant urban mobility changes since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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TK Elevator Data Reveals Significant Urban Mobility Changes Over Last Year

April 8, 2021: Month by month, we continue to see encouraging signs showing the economy recovering and commercial building traffic on the rise.

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