Otis India has launched it’s easy to install, single phase battery operated, GeN2 Switch™ elevator system in India. The pioneering GeN2 technology elevators operates with single phase 230 volts supply which charges a pack of batteries that supplies power to the elevator motor operation. In the event of a power failure, the battery pack continues to operate the elevator up to a 100 trips.
The GeN2 Switch™ system enables costs savings as it uses 230 volts Single phase power supply rather than 400 volts 3 phase. This auto-door elevator with maximum capacity of eight passengers and a variable speed up to 1mps is best-suited for low rise buildings up to 21 metres height.