Patent Number: 8,793,939

Title: Elevator system and installation method

Abstract: An exemplary mounting arrangement for an elevator machine comprises a first portion (32) and a second portion (34). The first portion and the second portion are moveable relative to each other between a shipping position and a deployed position in which the first portion and the second portion are generally perpendicular to each other.

Inventors: Landry; Thomas E. (Canton, CT), Terry; Harold (Avon, CT), Ericson; Richard J. (Southington, CT), Adifon; Leandre (Farmington, CT), Nichols; Stephen R. (Unionville, CT)

Assignee: Otis Elevator Company

International Classification: B66B 9/00 (20060101); E04H 6/06 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018