escalator


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Synonyms for escalator

a clause in a contract that provides for an increase or a decrease in wages or prices or benefits etc

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a stairway whose steps move continuously on a circulating belt

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While 372 escalators are meant to cover all stations including Kandivali, Matunga, Bandra, Churchgate, Dadar, Elphinstone Road, Mahalakshmi and Jogeshwari in Mumbai, 2,589 escalators will be installed at stations on the rail network in the country.
In Hamburg, thyssenkrupp runs the only escalator production plant in Germany.
He had been on his way home from the PDC World Darts Championship when Andrews decided to slide down the space between escalators, reported The Sun.
Peter McNaught, Director of Asset Operations at London Underground, said: 'I'm sorry for the disruption the escalator refurbishment will cause to customers but this is vital work that will improve journeys through Camden Town for years to come.
Residents in Dubai will soon not have to worry about this type of incident as authorities on Wednesday confirmed that they are keeping a close watch on the safety of escalators in buildings, shopping centers and markets.
A special finish has also been adopted for the landing plates at the entry and exit points of the escalator to prevent users from slipping when getting on and off the escalator.
The unexpected jolt sent one woman tumbling down the escalator but staff said she did not require treatment.
Product-based segmentation of the elevator and escalator market in the BRIC countries
The footage shows that Xiang managed to push her son into the arms of shop attendants near the top of the escalator.
ALL 52 escalators at Birmingham's PS600 million New Street station are having to be repaired - five months before the showpiece development fully opens.
The project was completed in 2013 and included the installation of two new escalators and 42 existing escalators that were either fully replaced or modernised, including 10 escalators modernised with the KONE EcoMod solution.
As the escalator kept going and she was unable to move away, several more people fell over her.
Mark DiBona was on a shopping trip on March 11, 2011, with his mother, other family members and friends when an escalator guardrail pulled him through a gap between a plexiglass divider and the escalator and he fell 18 feet onto a display case, striking his head.
The dues escalator has been implemented with increases effective every three years since 2005.
The order, booked in the first quarter of 2013, includes 43 KONE MonoSpace elevators, 28 TravelMaster 110 escalators, 13 TransitMaster 120 escalators, one TransitMaster 140 escalator and eight TransitMaster 185 autowalks.