sidewalk elevator

sidewalk elevator

A freight elevator having a movable platform that operates between a sidewalk outside a building and a different level on a floor within the building.
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Located above a subway station, the project scope included construction of new access stairs, sidewalk elevator and paths to ensure no disruption to community transport during the project.
West stand in a sidewalk elevator being manufactured at the Ware plant.Gazette
The building features passenger, freight and sidewalk elevators and a windowed basement and sub-basement.