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Pub. No.: WO/2005/016811 International Application No.: PCT/US2003/024556
Publication Date: 24.02.2005 International Filing Date: 06.08.2003
Chapter 2 Demand Filed: 22.03.2004
B66B 1/20 (2006.01)
Applicants: LABARRE, Robert[US/US]; US (UsOnly)
SIRAG, David, J., Jr.[US/US]; US (UsOnly)
OTIS ELEVATOR COMPANY[US/US]; Ten Farm Springs Road Farmington, CT 06032, US (AllExceptUS)
Inventors: LABARRE, Robert; US
SIRAG, David, J., Jr.; US
Agent: GASKEY, David, J.; Carlson, Gaskey & Olds 400 W. Maple Rd., Ste. 350 Birmingham, MI 48009, US
Priority Data:
Abstract: front page image
(EN) An elevator system includes a plurality of cars (22-30) that are capable of serving a plurality of floors (2-17). A controller (42) groups the floors into a plurality of sectors (S1-S4). The controller (42) assigns a particular car to a particular sector. The sectors include at least one sector that has at least one floor that is not contiguous with the other floors in that sector.
(FR) Un système d'ascenseurs comprend une pluralité de cabines (22-30) capables de desservir une pluralité d'étages (2-17). Un contrôleur (42) groupe les étages en une pluralité de secteurs (S1-S4). Le contrôleur (42) affecte une cabine particulière à un secteur particulier. Le secteur contient au moins un secteur comportant au moins un étage qui n'est pas contigu aux autres étages dans ce secteur.
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African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) (GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Office (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (EPO) (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG)
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)