A17 - Elevators and Escalators Offerings
Explore ASME's comprehensive portfolio of elevators and escalators codes and standards.
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A17.1/CSA B44 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators
Discover the latest requirements for the design, construction, installation, operation, inspection, testing, maintenance, alteration, and repair of elevators, escalators and related conveyances.
A17.2 Guide for Inspection of Elevators, Escalators, and Moving Walks
Discover key inspection and testing procedures for electric and hydraulic elevators, escalators and moving walks. And learn about the latest updates to inspection and testing procedures.
A17.3 Safety Code for Existing Elevators and Escalators
Access the latest requirements for existing hydraulic elevators, dumbwaiters, hand elevators, sidewalk elevators, moving walks, private residence elevators, machinery, and other equipment.
A17.4 Guide for Emergency Personnel
Stay up-to-date on essential operating procedures for rescue teams, firefighters, and other emergency personnel involved in evacuating passengers from elevators.
A17.5/CSA B44.1 Elevator and Escalator Electrical Equipment
Check out new electrical equipment requirements for elevators, escalators, moving walks, dumbwaiters, material and platform lifts, along with chairlifts and other elevating devices for the disabled.
A17.6 Standard for Elevator Suspension, Compensation, and Governor Systems
Explore new updates for elevator suspension, compensation, & governor systems’ three core technologies: steel wire ropes, aramid fiber ropes, & noncircular elastomeric-coated steel suspension members.
A17.7/CSA B44.7 Performance-Based Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators
Uncover a progressive, performance-based safety code, supporting new elevator technologies & practices that provides flexible, alternative processes to ASME A17.1/CSA B44 code.
A17 WebinarRegister for ASME’s webinar on the latest editions of its A17 and A18 standards, which cover Elevators, Escalators, Platform Lifts, Stairway Chairlifts, and related conveyances. Gain insight, directly from the standards' authors, into important new requirements along with key updates to existing ones.