Tag: lift engineers

Anthony B gets his career up and running with Sheridan Lifts

Three years ago, Anthony was working as a self-employed electrician when his father took unwell. Suffering with anxiety and depression, Anthony decided to put his career on hold to look after his dad. After several heart attacks and approximately 3 years of care, Anthony found himself in a situation where he needed to get back …

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Fancy a career as a lift engineer?

Come and work for Sheridan Lifts

If you are fresh out of University or just weighing up your career options after a year out, Sheridan Lifts could be the perfect choice to launch your new career. A family run business with 40 years of industry experience, we are run and managed by our MD Tony Sheridan capably supported by his son, …

Lift Engineer meets Hissing Sid

  There are many reasons why lifts may breakdown; Reacting to an emergency breakdown, a lift engineer discovered a problem with the car doors. On further investigation, he removed the cover from the landing door only to find a snake had found its way into the door lock, well, you can imagine the speed in …

Considering a new lift or lift refurbishment?

Sometimes opting for a completely new lift installation can be more economical than undergoing a lift modernisation or lift refurbishment, however both of these solutions have their own benefits. If the lift in your office building is looking tired and dated, one of the options available to you is to have the lift upgraded. A …

Sheridan Lifts beats personal best for another year running

Sheridan Lifts Ltd has served the lift construction industry for over 30 years and has since been enjoying a year on year wealth of success, not just in Manchester, but throughout the UK. The recession has hit us all hard, but we’ve haven’t used this recession as an excuse to tighten our budgets or dampen …

How Lift Engineers Can Help In Overcoming The Fear Of Lifts

No matter how good your lift engineers are, or how often you arrange lift maintenance, there will always be some people who are simply too afraid to use your lift installations. Fear of lifts is quite common, as it combines not one but two common phobias. Firstly, there is the fear of enclosed spaces, or …

Lift engineering services

Most big companies are likely to have lifts in their offices and the importance of ensuring the machines are maintained properly cannot be underestimated as a problem with them could have a massive impact on a company. It is also important to bear in mind the need for them to be repaired properly, otherwise the …

Lift Engineering and Installation

When it comes to developing a commercial or residential property no amount of studying Homes Under the Hammer will prepare you for the stress and hard-work property development creates. There’s building regulations, applying for planning permission – even finding a reliable construction team can cause a serious headache. One area that won’t cause you hassle, …

Don’t take your lifts for granted

We all take the lifts for granted in modern multi storey buildings. Unless we are on a fitness drive, most of us never even consider taking the stairs. We simply step into the lift and assume it will whisk us efficiently and safely up to the floor we want. But just stop for a moment …