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SmarTork Elevator Spirator

A business with lots of ups and downs, is climbing to new heights. CORPUS CHRISTI – A business with lots of ups and downs, is climbing to new heights. The late Kelly Marshall, owner of the former Corpus Christi business Marshall Elevator, scribbled an idea on a napkin at Andy’s…

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New Elevator Product by SmarTork Inc.

“New Elevator Product by SmarTork Inc. Offers Safer, More Effective and Energy Efficient Means to Overcome Wind Velocities in the Closing of Elevator Hoistway Doors” Millions of dollars annually are spent on service calls due to the predominant failure of existing door closers caused by wind loads and pressurization build…

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Progressive Engineer Magazine

Smartork News 1

“New Company Launches Product that Could Change the Elevator Industry” SmarTork of Boerne, TX has recently launched its much-anticipated spirator elevator hoistway door closer, which has received rave reviews in pre-production trials and promises to solve an age-old door-closing problem caused by wind. The company stands poised to begin manufacturing…

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Spotlight in Elevator World Magazine

Smartork News 2

The SmarTork™ reel closure was conceived by Kelly L. Marshall in 1986 while having coffee with his sons, Dean and Chris Marshall. Dean needed ideas on how to stop persistent call-backs involving elevator doors subjected to high wind loads on the Gulf Coast. Kelly proceeded to sketch on a napkin…

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