Safety Specialist Committee (SSC) and
Construction Industry Council (CIC)
Supporting Organization: Associate Members Committee (AMC)
Ir Kwok Li Lee, MBA, MEC, C Eng, MIMechE, MCIBSE, MHKIE, RPE, RLE,
REE and REA
Ir Sai Wa Yip, MSc, BEng (Hons), CEng, MIET, MIMechE, MHKIE, RLE, REE
Professional Background of the Speaker:
Ir KL Lee, having retired after over 30 years’ service in lift
industry, he is continuing to serve this industry on part-time basis as the
OSHC and HKUSPACE trainer, consultant and Professional Engineer in
lift/escalator design, installation, maintenance, modernization, dismantling as
well as project management. Occasionally,
Ir Lee serves as a professional engineer in checking, verifying and testing
lifting appliances & gears, conducting energy efficient assessment and
auditing services in respect of lighting, electrical, lifts & escalators
and air-conditioning installations in buildings.
Ir SW Yip, is now a Senior Construction Engineer (Lift &
Escalator) of MTR. Over 30 years’ working experience in the lift industry, Ir
Yip had participated into a numbers of mega projects like Sun Hung Kai Centre
Double-deck Lifts Installation, Hysan Place and different MTR Lines and
Extensions. His experience covers design, installation & maintenance of
lifts and escalators. Ir Yip had been
appointed as a Chairman of RE/RC Sub-Group for reviewing New Lifts and
Escalators Bill between 2010 and 2012.
He had also involved in professional training for Vocational Training
Centre (VTC) and IMechE (HK branch) in lift and escalator technology between
1998 and 2012.
Recent accident of rope failure in a musical performance draws
engineers to focus on rope safety. The Webinar will review what local
ordinances are governing the rope safety and how engineers are checking the
hoisting ropes particular in lift installations where numerous passengers are
concerned. With review of few past incidents due to rope failure in lift
installations, causes of rope fatigue were identified and related to the suspension
systems of lift installation and their maintenance to be discussed.
Coverage of Cap 618, Lifts and Escalators Ordinance, with rope fatigue,
rust and corrosion and their safety measures will be discussed.
Electronic copy of CPD
Certificate will be delivered to participants (who have attended for more than
half of the session) within one month after the online forum conducted.
Registration: Priority will be given to members of HKIE SSC. Vacancy
will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis. The maximum number of
participants is 500. For registration, please click https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfvvO83azYFwpw71UbwLd87H_obQbVkYDbKoP7qaLS9Pv-Qtg/viewform?usp=sf_link. Successful members will be notified by an e-mail with a meeting
link few days before the event. For ease of effective communication in the
forum, we would be very grateful if you would enter your HKIE membership number
and name (same as registration name) when joining the online session.
For enquiries, please contact Ir Harriet Chan (firstname.lastname@example.org)