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Could you travel the world in a lift? This man has!

48 years ago “Little Tony” Whittall eagerly fastened his tie, straight backed, smiled and embarked on what would evolve into his humbling journey around the world – inside a lift! Mr. Whittall never expected that his job as a lift operator with Shop Direct would have him travel the whole world’s distance inside a lift,…

pin property consultancy

PIN Property Consultancy

We received this amazing letter from our client which we have obtained permission to re-produce for you below. Dear Nick, I write as a reference having dealt with Nick and the Sheridan Lifts team for 6 years, during which time, they have provided our property business with excellent service for the supply, installation and maintenance…

vestacare

Vestacare

Sheridan lifts were awarded the contract to supply and fit a passenger lift to comply with the passenger lift directive EN-81. The cost of the project was approx £30,000. From the initial consultation with management to the installation of the lift, Sheridan Lifts provided the necessary skills and due diligence throughout this project. The project…

eastlands homes

Eastland Homes

Another nice testimonial here from our client to share with you. To whom it may concern, Sheridan Lifts have been servicing and repairing domestic lifting equipment and passenger lifts for Eastlands Homes since October 2011. The delivery of the service has been excellent and their performance is meeting our KPI`s each month. They have worked…

patrick properties

Patrick Properties

We are pleased to offer a reference for Sheridan Lifts relating to their ability to undertake capital works projects. Our offices at Bow Chambers Manchester recently underwent a major internal re fit. This involved a number of trades undertaking works in the common areas and business suits. Sheridan Lifts were responsible for the removal of…

Why You Should Have A Dumbwaiter Installed By A Certified Engineer

Although dumbwaiters seem like simple systems, there are actually a lot of dangers that come with any electrical machine, especially if it is used to transport heavy loads. There are a number of cases each year from around the world of people being injured, or even killed by dumbwaiters. Sometimes these cases are from improper…

Could A Lift Be The Answer To Fire Evacuation?

In the event of a fire, it is common knowledge that you should use the stairs and shouldn’t use any type of lift system to evacuate the building. Some lift companies have been looking at the possibility of occupant-evacuation lifts that could be used in the event of an emergency. These systems could increase the…

Fancy a makeover? We do!

That’s why we’re working hard behind the scenes of our web-pages to deliver to you a brand new website, complete with face lift and some exciting new features! We wanted to create an experience rather than a landing page. Something that really translates who we are and what we’re about – yes – we’re family…

Predictions For The UK Elevator Industry By 2022

According to recent research from TechSci - thanks to increased urbanisation, the successful construction industry and growing government initiatives to improve mobility and accessibility to the disabled and elderly - the market for UK elevators is set to grow at 6.5% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) through to 2022. These findings are backed by improving…

Lift Company Responsibilities and Regulations

The manufacture and installation of lift systems is highly regulated in the UK to ensure safety measures are met and ongoing services are adhered to. Any company that installs, manufactures or imports lifts must comply with the Lifts Regulations 1997, as amended by the UK Supply of Machinery Regulations 2008. These regulations are in place…