Welcome to our lift industry blog where you can find out more about lift engineering, the work we do here at Sheridans and the many community support initiatives we get involved with. You’ll find a mix breaking news about our lift maintenance wins, creative features on our lift installations, staff profiles, our charitable pursuits and much, more more! We have a separate section for case studies where you will find more technical information on some of our larger scale projects. We hope you will enjoy our blog.

Community Spirit in Bolton!

Sheridan Lifts – The name has been around for decades from forming in 2004, with the former P&S Lifts going back as far as the early 80’s. Founded by Stan Sheridan, this post will dig deep into the backbone of our ethos as a business. Back in June, we received an inbound enquiry from a…

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Helping out with Manchester Youth Zone’s food drop

Members of the Sheridans team have this week responded to a call for help from the brilliant Manchester Youth Zone (MYZ), who do so much for the community in Harpurhey, North Manchester. Here's Jamie loading up the first of two vans we sent out for food deliveries. Run by some truly amazing people, MYZ exists…

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Taking on the Trotters!

No, we have not come to an agreement with Del boy and Rodney in Peckham, but I am pleased to tell you that Sheridan Lifts have today signed up the mighty Bolton Wanderers for our lift services! In something of a double whammy for our business, our sister company Sheridan Doors have also won the…

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Two winners in the annual Sheridan Lifts customer raffle

As part of our ongoing lift maintenance contracts with key councils and housing associations in the United Kingdom, Sheridan Lifts run a selection of prize draws for residents, some of them monthly and some of them annual. We have an ongoing commitment to help our communities and this is one little way we can give…

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The Glass Works Barnsley – Regeneration update

Two years is a long time in the world of construction, especially when you throw in a global pandemic right in the middle of it! Back in April 2019, I told you about Sheridan Lifts being at the forefront of the regeneration of Barnsley town centre and their brand new Glass Works development. Well, fast…

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Hornsey Town Hall redevelopment

Working with English Heritage, Sheridan Lifts are the chosen lift contractor in the regeneration of Grade II Listed Hornsey Town Hall in North London. Works will be commencing on site soon and are being overseen by our Project Manager Mas'ud Mallick. The new multi-purpose conversion will see an arts centre and hotel constructed within the…

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Sheridan Lifts lock down Styal Prison!

A good little story to tell you about here as we congratulate our very own Adele Ince for securing a new lift installation project at HMP Styal. Located in the pretty Cheshire village of the same name, the prison and young offender institution is one of the most well recognised in the country and operates…

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Dylan Sheridan to appear at Yokkao 49-50 Muay Thai

Dylan Sheridan is taking the next step in his boxing journey. In March 2020, right before lockdown, we told you about Dylan’s trip to Thailand where he learnt more about the art of Muay Thai boxing. Then a trainee engineer, Dylan now works on our projects team and has been honing his skills in the…

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Sheridans win Arawak Walton Housing Association Ltd

Another nice little contract win to tell you about this morning, which extends our portfolio of lift maintenance clients that sit within the social housing sector. We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Arawak Walton Housing Asssociation Ltd where we will provide our services across their Manchester based properties. We already look after larger…

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Sheridan Lifts invest in ongoing lift engineer training

Here at Sheridans we never rest on our laurels. The world of lift engineering moves at quick pace, so we invest a good deal of time in the training and re-training of our engineers and technicians. Recently we told you about our large scale contract win, taking on over 430 lift units for Stockport Homes.…

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Is your business about to re-open? We can help

If your business is about to re-open following the easing of UK restrictions in the wake of the pandemic, then Sheridan Lifts might well be able to help with our range of products and services. Firstly, if you have a lift in your building, it might be time to examine your existing lift maintenance agreement.…