Going Up?

It’s not the most common thing you’d expect to see, a man scaling a 1, 083ft-high Bailong elevator but hey stranger things have happened!

France Native and all round daredevil, Jean-Michel Casanova, recently took 68 minutes and 26 seconds to climb up the mountainous elevator, which is also known as the Hundred Dragons elevator, in Zhangijajie, China. With only his hands and feet to help him (that’s right folks, no harnesses!) Casanova teetered up to the top in what ...

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A Quality Service Guaranteed

As a family run business that has been passed down from generation to generation, we appreciate the value of each of our customers, which is why we pride ourselves on our ability to provide you with an impeccable, proficient and personal lift service. And since we first opened Sheridan Lifts back in 1979, we have had heaps of practice in the elusive area of customer satisfaction. This is why our lift engineers are at your beckoning call (a service only ...

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Wanna Lift?

Lifts are a pivotal part of your business, although they do not seem overly significant to your day-to-day business they are essentially the hub of your company. Speaking from personal experience whenever a lift breaks down anywhere, generally panic ensues. Little dramatic, right? But that is precisely why it is vital that lifts are regularly serviced.

The challenging part, however, begins when trying to find a lift company that offers its customers a quality service as well as value for their ...

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Sheridan Lifts are proud to offer a range of traction lifts that are amongst the quietest and most energy efficient in the industry.

This is achieved by a patented belt drive system, which eliminates the need for ropes, reduces the chance of slippage, whilst offering a smoother ride quality and less vibration than its rope traction equivalent.

We have successfully provided a number of belt driven passenger lifts to several, well respected and influential lift consultants in the UK market, and the ...

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Sheridan Lifts have had tremendous results with our combined maintenance offer to our existing and new clients. 
Not only are they seeing a considerable price reduction but our new clients are feeling the full benefit of our service management systems that we use with planned and reactive lift maintenance schedules. Over the last few years whilst providing our lift service we were being made aware that the service we were providing was far and beyond ...

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The City was definitely split to become United

After the launch of the 3 day Manchester derby competition we gave you the chance to gain the opportunity of attending the Manchester United versus Manchester City derby held at Old Trafford last Monday. We were overwhelmed with the number of entries in fact we received in excess of three thousand submissions.

The draw was held on Monday at 11am where an intense atmosphere within the Sheridan Lifts head office in Manchester gathered. The draw calculator began ...

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MEET THE TEAM……. David Plumb

As part of our meet the team series, we took the opportunity to speak to David Plumb – a recent arrival at Sheridan Lifts, having joined the company in December 2012 as Operations Manager.


David, an active golfer, is responsible for the all areas of the after sales operations of the business, having worked in the lift industry for in excess of 30 years.


David has held various management positions within both multi-national and independent companies, and was attracted by the enthusiasm ...

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MEET THE TEAM….. Mark Stapleton

The latest in our meet the team series, sees us talking to Mark Stapleton, our Business Development Manager, who joined Sheridan Lifts in January 2012.

Mark is a road cycling and mountain biking fanatic, and can often be found taking to the hills when he is not in the spatial confines of a lift shaft!

Mark has an extensive track record in the lift industry having worked in the industry for over 25 years – starting lift as an apprentice served lift ...

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MEET THE TEAM……. Daniel Sheridan, Customer Service Director

Continuing our meet the team series, we were today talking with a member of the Sheridan family – Daniel Sheridan, who is employed as Customer Services Director at Sheridan Lifts.

Daniel is no stranger to the company, having worked within Sheridan Lifts, the company that his grandfather formed from the age of 16. During this time, he has held various positions within the business, ranging from being an onsite apprentice, to being a service engineer, minor modernisations, repairs, before moving into ...

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Application:                               Office accommodation

Location:                                     Midlands

Project completion date:   December 2012


Sheridan Lifts received an approach from a reputable Insurance company in the West Midlands in the winter of 2012.

The building had suffered some severe water damage, and as a result rendered the lift unusable.

Having carried out a thorough assessment of the ...

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