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2018 Projects – Winstanley College

Sheridan Lifts replaces an existing stair lift

Located in the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Winstanley College is an Ofsted rated “Outstanding” sixth form Higher Education centre providing first class facilities, teaching and development opportunities to young adults. We currently hold the maintenance contract on site for these 9 existing passenger lifts. Earlier this year, Sheridan Lifts were called in to assist with …

Rooney’s return, Shaqiri ‘distractions’ and Bad Sculptors!  

It's week four of our football blog

Welcome to instalment four of our weekly football blog! So, this week in the Premier league there were wins for City, Chelsea, Spurs and United whilst Liverpool conceded late on to draw 1.1 with Arsenal at the Emirates. That meant that City were able to open up a 2-point lead at the top of the …

5 of the best UK rides with big drops!

We all love a good roller coaster...

One of the best ways to pass time is by visiting one of the UK’s many theme parks and attractions, and we’ve been discussing the best rides with the biggest drops here in the office. Do you agree? Let us know in the comments… The Ultimate at Lightwater Valley Part white knuckle ride part pacey …

Bobbly pitches, big chasms and grass roots football funds

It's our weekly football blog

With the culmination of another round of top-flight football fixtures comes the arrival of the third instalment of Sheridan Lifts’ football blog. It’s as you were at the summit with wins for City, Liverpool and Chelsea whilst things are still looking bleak for poor old Rafa Benitez and David Wagner, who can’t buy wins or …

Spotlight on: The lifts at IKEA

We all love the lifts at IKEA...

The lifts at IKEA are great, aren’t they? Those huge spaces can get loads of people and trolleys in, but they do also leave a lot of people scratching their heads. Here’s what we’ve noticed. Which one? In the foyer there are about 4 entrance points for different lifts, on busy days its an awful …

Why lift maintenance is crucial for your business

Don't ignore even if you have no warning signs!

Here at Sheridan Lifts, we understand the drill. Lifts are expensive, they’re a huge investment for any business but for many of those businesses they’re very much a critical need rather than a ‘nice to have’. Our lift engineers fit very few brand-new lifts for clients who might want to use them ‘just in case’ …

burk khalifa from the top

Do you have a head for heights?!

Sheridan Lifts visit the Burj Khalifa in Dubai

As a UK based lift maintenance and installation company, we have long since been fascinated by the prospect of visiting the world’s tallest building in Dubai, with the summit being reached by …yes, you guessed it, our favourite form of transport! So, guess what – we’ve finally been to see it for ourselves! Gathering as …

Sheridan Lifts helps a resident in need

A nice little story for a Friday… I sat down with our Service Director Chris Chadwick and asked him about any unique projects he’d worked on recently for our newly relaunched blog. Chris told us of a project a few months ago for a lady, one of our residential customers, which perhaps didn’t get the …

2019 Projects – Whitfield Street, London

2019 is set to be a great year for us here at Sheridan Lifts and we already have some hugely exciting projects in the pipeline across numerous sectors. One such project for the healthcare industry is for our client The Doctors Laboratory at their Whitfield Street site in London. Here, we have been commissioned to …

How far have England come?

Welcome to instalment two of our weekly football blog brought to you by the team at Sheridan Lifts, Manchester’s leading lift maintenance company. Who erm, also happen to like a bit of football! After last night’s rousing, unexpected 3-2 win against Spain, we’ve been discussing the fortunes of the England football team here in the …