Trusted lift repair

It may not be something we think about often, but lifts are a vital part of our social infrastructure. A huge amount of people depend on working passenger lifts for their freedom. If you aren’t so able bodied or are heading into your twilight years, access to a working lift is essential for their mobility.

The way people live these days, it’s not always possible for people with limited mobility or then elderly, aren’t able to reside in mobility friendly homes ...

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Higher, taller, faster, stronger

The world is full of records; fastest this, largest that, tallest, fattest, smallest, heaviest, most efficient – we could go on.

Passenger lifts are no exception! As a lift company, we’re always reading about the world’s fastest and tallest lifts and it looks like there’s going to be a new title holder.

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Currently, the Khalifa Tower in Dubai is the tallest building in the world. ...

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Ding dong!

When you think about designing passenger lifts there are so many things you have to take into account. The space you have to work with, the design and décor of your building and what the lift will be used for are all factors that need to be addressed; you can then design, plan and install your lift accordingly.

However, there’s one thing that probably gets pushed down the bottom of the list when designing passenger lifts, and that’s the chime. A ...

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Portugal’s passenger lifts

Portugal is a beautiful country; there’s amazing food, football, people, culture and architecture to enjoy whilst visiting and the capital Lisbon is a great spot to visit. Lisbon is nicknamed The City of Seven Hills and as you can imagine, it’s due to the many inclines that are part of the landscape; not ideal for people with reduced mobility. However, around 130 years ago, the capital built a system of lifts to help its residents navigate the inclines easily and ...

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Delving deeper with passenger lifts

You wouldn’t think passenger lifts would be become staples of popular culture but that’s exactly what they are. No longer serving a sole function of literally taking people from floor to floor, passenger lifts have morphed into metaphors and analogies; taking deep root in both music and TV & film.

There are a multitude of songs that refer to or use passenger lifts as some sort of symbol. Everyone from Eminem, Beyoncé, Aerosmith and Pink have all written songs that have ...

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The perfect passenger lifts for you – Lift Companies

Being in the lift business, you have to change and adapt as new technologies and practices emerge. That’s exactly what we’ve done here at Sheridan Lifts and it has enabled us to be at the forefront of the passenger lifts industry. Our lift company has designed and developed a range of passenger lifts products to suit your needs and requirements. We are the leading lift company on lift installation in the North West.

When choosing passenger lifts for your building you ...

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The things that are caught on CCTV

A man in South Korea cheated death this month when the lift he stepped into almost cut him in half! The whole thing was caught on the lift CCTV. As the man steps into the lift the whole thing continues to move upwards and he hangs half in and half out of the lift. He clings on unsure what to do, whether to pull himself into the space or to try and push himself back out? As the lift becomes ...

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