Energy Efficient Elevator Design

Nowadays, building design is more focused than ever on energy efficiency in the form of insulation, solar panelled roofing and network lighting. High-rise building projects tend to overlook the efficiency of its elevators, mainly due to the fact they only account for about 5-11% of the building total energy usage.

The world’s top elevator manufacturers are now producing premium elevators for mid and high-rise buildings that are as energy efficient as possible; and even being capable of generating energy for the ...

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Sheridan | lift services | offer diverse types of maintenance arrangements.

Sheridan | lift services | offer diverse types of maintenance arrangements.

 

food-pictureOne type of maintenance schedule in particular that Sheridan lifts provide is the lift service to the food processing plants in the northwest.

Cleanliness is paramount to lift machinery as well as the types of lubricants specifically for food factory as set out in the HSE food hygiene guide lines

At Sheridan’s our ...

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On yer bike

Being a lift company, we’re always on the lookout for interesting lift designs and stories. So, of course, we were intrigued by a story we saw recently about a bicyclist lift in Norway.

Now, we all know that riding a bike is an enjoyable way to get around, and is a really economical mode of transportation. However, there’s no denying that riding a bike uphill is pretty much torture. That’s why the city of Trondheim in Norway has a “bicyclist lift” ...

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A lift company that does it all

Here at Sheridan Lifts, we’re proud to be able to say that we are a lift company that genuinely does it all. Not only do we offer quality lift installations, we also have lift modernisation and refurbishment, lift maintenance and lift repair as part of our services.

No matter which of these particular services we carry out, we always do so to an impeccably high standard. When you choose Sheridan Lifts as your lift company, you can rest assured that you’re ...

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The future of lift technology is here

The future of lift technology is here, and it’s moving from side to side! We have previously blogged about the power of magnets, and how lift technology was set to be revolutionised by magnetic methods that allow lifts to move from side to side. When we blogged about that particular subject it was a long way to becoming a reality, however, next week, the lift company behind it will be unveiling to the public their magnetic lift technology for ...

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There’s a change a’coming

We’re sure everyone feels awkward when you have to wait for a lift to come. You push the button and wait for the ride to arrive but in the meantime, a crowd of people have gathered to wait with you. Do you make small talk? Do you just stand there in silence?

It may not seem like a massive inconvenience, waiting for a lift, but Research out of Columbia University showed that office workers in New York spent a cumulative 16.6 ...

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Tonight on BBC1 – DIY SOS Veteran Special

As you may or may not be aware, Sheridan lifts were selected as the one lift company to be a part of the most recent saga for the BBC series, “DIY SOS” Veteran Special in Manchester. As our contribution, we donated a platform lift for one of the houses.

The show has turned a rundown street into a small, appealing community for its existing residents and now housed ex-army veterans. A community hub has been provided for our soldiers discharged for ...

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Why choose us as your lift company?

We know we’re not the only lift company out there, but we really do believe we are the best. In this blog post we’d like to tell you a little bit about us and what makes us stand out. Hopefully by being more informed, you’ll see why you should choose us as your lift company.

We are a local, family company that spans three generations. Founded in 1979 by Stanley Sheridan, we have gained over 35 years of experience within the ...

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A look back

A look back

The last couple of weeks have been memorable indeed for the team here at Sheridan Lifts. We’ve been fortunate enough to give back to our community, specifically the veteran community. Helping to build homes in Miles Platting has been such a rewarding experience and it’s something we’ll never forget.

We were the chosen lift company to help modify a home for disabled access, which included installing a platform lift, and we worked alongside countless traders and businesses from all sectors to ...

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A Royal Visit

As you know, the Sheridan Lifts team have been busy down at the DIY SOS site helping to build homes for veterans in Miles Platting. Well, we were treated to a very royal visit today down at the project as Princes William and Harry came down to see how the work was going.

As you can imagine, everyone got a little bit excited at the prospect of being amongst royalty and it was a bit of a novelty seeing them walking ...

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