"Строительство является тем локомотивом, который выводит страну из зоны кризисных явлений..."

                                             Президент Ассоциации строителей России Н.П. Кошман

Elevators are public means of transport

The Builders Association of Russia took part in the 3rd International exhibition “Lift Expo Russia 2007”. The representatives of 19 countries of the world and thousands of exhibition guests attended the ASR stand.

The area of this major exhibition dedicated to elevator production has been considerably expanded since the first exhibition, which took place in 2003. This year over 200 leading elevator manufacturers, representatives of the companies specializing in elevator assembly and service rendering, engineering and expert centers gathered together in one of the largest exhibition halls of the All-Russia Exhibition Center.

During the opening ceremony of the exhibition representative of Russia’s and Moscow Government, the State Duma, public organizations attracted the audience attention to the fact that the elevator was public means of transport. The housing facilities, which are constructed within the framework of the national program, should be not only affordable and comfortable, but also safe, which depends to a great extent upon the quality of manufactured and installed elevators, which in Moscow alone carry several times more people than the Moscow metro within the one-day period. Many persons present at the exhibition pointed out that at the moment the elevators produced by Russia’s elevator manufacturers occupied dignified positions on the market. Meanwhile, according to the information presented by the representatives of the public organization “Delovaya Rossiya”, the one third of all Russia’s elevators got out of date and require replacement. Not only passenger and freight elevators but also garage elevators, panoramic elevators, elevators for hospitals, which are nowadays in high demand in Russia, as well as elevators for the disabled having eyesight disorders, ear disorders, locomotive disorders were presented at the exhibition.

Business meetings, company and product presentations organized within the exhibition framework are aimed at helping state-run companies, elevator manufacturers, construction companies, representatives of the housing and public utilities sector promote partnership relations. According to the statistics, over 20 percent of the enterprises taking part in the exhibition “Lift Expo Russia 2007” establish business contacts during the exhibition. A cooperation agreement has already been signed between the Builders Association of Russia and the Inter-branch Employees’ Association “The National League of Elevator and Utility Infrastructure”.

During the exhibition “Lift Expo Russia 2007” a cooperation agreement was also signed between the League and the public organization “Delovaya Rossiya”.


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