World Trade Center 1 Escalator Being Hoisted to 101st Floor

Just a neat pic taked from One World Trade Center of an escalator being hoisted up for installation on the 101st floor. WTC 4 is seen in the background.


On the Subject of Gibs.

Door gibs, specifically hoistway door gibs, have gotten a lot of attention over the last couple of years. With the prevalence of motorized scooters, the point of impact in a hoistway door strike in more and more cases has dropped to the bottom of the door, putting more force on the gibs vs. the hanger… Continue reading »