Tag: platform lifts

Signs That You May Need A New Elevator System

It can be difficult to know whether your lift system in your apartment or business building needs replacing or is simply looking a little dated. There are always things that will hold you back from making the decision to replace an elevator, including the cost, the disruption of business and the possible complaints from elderly …

A Look At The Winners for the Rail Accessibility Competition

The RSSB’s Rail Accessibility Competition winners were announced this week by The Department for Transport. Seven future lead, high-tech schemes looked at developing disabled access to the UK railways. The competition offers grants to any organisation or individual who can come up with an idea that can make an assured difference to the lives of …

Renting a Lift For Construction

A number of industries make use of renting lift equipment for specific jobs. The most commonly rented lifts are boom lifts and scissor lifts, but to determine which one you require, there are factors that need to be considered to make sure you are getting the right lift for your application. Information needs to be …

Things To Consider if You Are Installing A Home Lift

Home lifts provide a way for elderly or disabled individuals to regain their independence at home. New designs and technology can be fitted to any size or shape of home, because companies know that every home is different. If the time has come when you, or someone you know, needs a home lift installed, then …

How Much Will A Platform Lift Cost?

Unfortunately, there is no flat rate for having a platform lift installed, as each system must be designed specifically to fit each building. Buying a lift is a process of identifying the model, then adding options, before finally looking at the ongoing cost of ownership. To assess how much a platform lift will realistically cost …

The Importance of Proper Lift Maintenance

Lifts are heralded as one of the safest means of mechanical transports thanks to the famously high health and safety standards lift companies operate by. One of the main areas that keep lifts so safe and secure is the practice of perfecting lift maintenance through regular servicing. Not only does this keep users safe, it …

How does a platform lift work?

You’d be forgiven for thinking that the mechanism for making a platform lift go up and down would be simple. The truth is actually far from simple. Platform lifts come in three main drive systems, each suited to different specifications, and each having their own individual advantages and disadvantages. Modern platform lifts are operated using …

Types of Platform Lifts Available

Platform lifts are one of the more unheard-of lift designs. In spite of this, the range of platform lifts out there is rather extensive. They come in all shapes and sizes and perform a number of different functions. Each platform lift has different advantages depending on the environment it needs to be installed in, and …

Sheridan lift services install New Lifts at Stay City Apartments.

The lifts are fitted in an iconic building in the Centre of Manchester. The building is located on the approach to Piccadilly station and is unique by its design. Apartments and Hotels are being refurbished across the city as well new building being constructed. Sheridan Lift services can provide the complete package including all building works. Our …