Otis Acquires Bay State Elevator, Further Strengthens Presence in Northeast U.S.

– Acquisition adds to the company’s industry-leading maintenance portfolio of more than 2M units. FARMINGTON, Conn., Aug. 17, 2020 –Otis Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: OTIS) has acquired Bay State Elevator, including its service portfolio and operations in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont and upstate New York. Otis is the world’s leading company for elevator and escalator manufacturing, installation… Read More “Otis Acquires Bay State Elevator, Further Strengthens Presence in Northeast U.S.”

COVID 19 | 3 Elevator Health and Safety Upgrades

With proximity and safety concerns dominating today’s world, Bay State Elevator is offering 3 health and safety upgrades to make your elevator equipment safer for passenger travel. 1. Self-Cleaning Elevator Buttons Removing as many “touch” points in the elevator lobby and cab is essential to limiting the spread of the COVID 19 virus. Mineral nanocrystals… Read More “COVID 19 | 3 Elevator Health and Safety Upgrades”

Letter To Our Customers & Friends Regarding COVID-19

Elevator Safety, Maintenance & The Coronavirus As a valued customer or passenger of Bay State Elevator Company, we appreciate the trust you place in us for your business or facility’s vertical transportation needs. With the current health concerns, it is important for all of us to monitor the rapidly evolving situation involving the coronavirus (COVID-19). … Read More “Letter To Our Customers & Friends Regarding COVID-19”

Personal Protective Equipment – Head Protection

All personnel are required to wear hard hats and head protection whenever entering a construction job site. The list of possible hazards in the field is long and can include falling tools, slippery surfaces, unsecured tools, and swinging electrical equipment. Appropriate head protection can minimize these hazards and should fit snugly on the employees heads…. Read More “Personal Protective Equipment – Head Protection”

New Year…New Elevator for Whiteface Mountain!

Bay State Elevator completes a full modernization of WhiteFace Mountain’s 1930’s elevator. Bay State Elevator completes a full modernization of WhiteFace Mountain’s 1930’s elevator. Unique among the High Peaks, Whiteface Mountain features a developed summit and seasonal accessibility by motor vehicle. Whiteface Memorial Highway reaches a parking area at an elevation of 4,600 feet (1,400… Read More “New Year…New Elevator for Whiteface Mountain!”

Saratoga Hospital Hires Bay State Elevator For New Elevator Modernization Project

MEDIA ADVISORY Wesley Horth Director of Business Development Bay State Elevator Company 40 Pleasant St. Albany, NY 12207 518.463.6363 www.baystateelevator.us Peter M. Hopper Director, Marketing & Communications Saratoga Hospital 211 Church Street Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 518.583.8679 Direct [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saratoga Hospital Hires Bay State Elevator For New Elevator Modernization Project Saratoga Hospital… Read More “Saratoga Hospital Hires Bay State Elevator For New Elevator Modernization Project”

Hard Hat Safety

An elevator construction worker removes his hard hat because he is too warm. An engineer refuses to wear head protection, as she has never been hurt before. A utility worker thinks hard hats make him look silly and removes his every chance he gets. All of these situations are dangerous. Head injuries can result in… Read More “Hard Hat Safety”

Spring Ahead!

Ever wonder what is in your elevator pit? Here’s a quick explanation on the two types of springs you might find! A Spring Buffer is one type of buffer most commonly found on hydraulic elevators or used for elevators with speeds less than 200 feet per minute. These devices are used to cushion the elevator and… Read More “Spring Ahead!”