It is able to raise and lower the elevator by the difference in air pressure both above and beneath the vacuum elevator cab. It literally transports the person in the elevator by utilizing air! The vacuum pumps and turbines pull the passengers up to the next floor and the slow release of air pressure is what brings them down. The pneumatic vacuum elevator has a plethora of benefits.
One of the biggest perks of a these types of elevators is that they are remarkably easy to install, operate, and maintain than traditional elevators. They are ideal for the homes that have already been built because of their compact design. A traditional elevator requires the excavation of a pit, but the pneumatic vacuum elevator requires no such costly ways and overbearing machinery because the elevator functions via air pressure.
This is useful for the people who have experienced an accident or need to increase accessibility in their home such as for a parent. Aesthetically, that they are sleek and super attractive and blend into any facility or home beautifully. There are no cables, so the view is never impeded. The cabinet allows for a 360 degrees panoramic view, so one can enjoy the view when applicable.
The pneumatic vacuum elevator also has the advantage of requiring very minimal maintenance. And there is no energy consumption during descent, and very low consumption when ascending – it uses a 220 volt turbine. That means that it is affordable, and requires no expensive tune ups in the future.
The reliability and safety of these elevators are unsurpassed due to the physics behind the design; it is virtually impossible to get stuck between floors, or freefall. Due to the advanced safety features, the elevator cannot fall. Further, during a power outage, the elevator will automatically return to the bottom floor. This fairly new revelation has taken the world by storm and it will definitely become a household name!