Special Tie-ins Designed and Installed and by Metro
|Special tie-in for upper tower outside||Special tie-in for upper tower inside|
Special Circumstances where the standard tie-in won’t work?
No problem, Metro Elevator design, manufacture, and install the tie-in you need. Special tie-ins are often needed to preserve the building’s exterior structure. Metro designed and fabricated these tie-in to minimize the drilling into the exterior.
|Special tie-in with “T” configuration||Special tie-in to upper platform|
|Jumbo Ground Supported Special tie-in|
Metro will install the standard tie-in whenever possible.
Adjustable Tie-in Assemblies
Metro Elevator will securely fasten our construction elevators to minimize interference with your project. There are several adjustable tie-in assemblies available (see drawings below this diagram)
|Figure 1:Vertical Edge of Concrete BeamUsually wedge anchored to concrete beam|
|Figure 2:Top of Concrete Floor12 inches from edge of floor needed to securely fasten tie-in|
|Figure 3:Attached to Horizontal BeamWelded or Thru-bolted|
|Figure 4:Attached to Top of BeamWelded or Thru-bolted|
|Figure 5:Attached Over Parapet Or Through WindowsMetro’s trained personnel will work with you to design a safe and secure way of attaching our construction elevator to your structure.|