On the problem of emergency elevators media write regularly.
Alas, more often in the category of «incidents». Corny stuck in a booth — not the worst. It happens as a result of accidents in the old, long fulfilled their lifts, people are dying.
While experts voicing dire predictions «liftopadov» explores the problem of Housing Reform Fund, which according to the law allocates money for capital repairs of apartment buildings, including the replacement and repair of elevators. It is allocated in the law as a separate line, «the repair or replacement of elevator equipment, considered unfit for use, if necessary, repair of elevator shafts» (Chapter 5, Article 15 of the Federal Law № 185).
According to Deputy Director of the Expert Department of the Fund Vladimir Lukin, in 2008 for repair and replacement of lifting equipment Housing Reform Fund at the request of the regions allocated 4.5 bln. Rubles. This money should be repaired or bought and installed approximately 5,000 elevators.
— Over half of 2009, 43 regions submitted an application, provided funds for another 6,000 elevators — said Vladimir Lukin.
The program overhaul should be a good support domestic manufacturers of elevators. The Foundation recommends that take into account the position of the Ministry of Regional Development and the Federal Antimonopoly Service: purchasing needs to overhaul lifts Russian brands. In the current economic realities, this is particularly important.
Protect domestic producers and orders Ministry of Economic Development, provides that, in the framework of state or municipal procurement price of imported equipment, ceteris paribus should be 15% lower than the prices for the equipment of domestic producers.