Stannah commercial capability demonstrated at the Facilities Show
Escalators, moving walkway and major lift refurbishment
Visitors at the Facilities Show impacted by the scale of Stannah commercial work including escalators, moving walkway and major lift refurbishment contracts.
Recent commercial projects include:
- National service and maintenance for Network Rail
- Escalator and moving walkway installations across the UK
- Major lift refurbishments in historic buildings
- National Contract Management - for major retailers, pub chains, housing associations
- New bespoke lifts in Cornwall Terrace -one of London’s finest addresses
- 24 new lifts at Kings Cross Station
- 36 escalators for the Birmingham New Street regeneration project
Stannah at Stand S2 at the Facilities Show, NEC 15 -17th May 2012
Peter Perry, Service Director at Stannah Lift Services comments:
‘We are delighted to be meeting many facilities professionals at the NEC. We know we can help many of them manage and improve their lift stock with the minimum of fuss.
’Our UK strength and capability may be the best kept secret in the lift industry - but the secret is out this week.
’We have quietly got on with giving our customers outstanding service and growing our operation right across the UK.
’The strength and breadth of our brand has built reputation and trust and our projects speak for themselves.
Our major project capability is winning us prestigious contracts and we are delivering exactly what we promise’.
Stannah’s new hydraulic-drive Midilift SLplus vertical cabin platform lift has been specified for a new community centre in London which is part of the Blackfriars Settlement charity. The new lift is capable of carrying a 400kg load at 0.15m/s between two floors covering a distance of 3,510mm. It features fully glazed panoramic landing doors with a satin stainless steel interior.
Stannah is offering a free White Paper and a useful ‘select the right lift’ Infographic on Passenger-moving vertical lifts - as well as a chance to win an an iPad mini in its monthly draw. With almost 150 years of lift expertise, Stannah share their knowledge in the latest White Paper for specifiers to enable them to choose the best solution to meet all legal requirements and, at the same time, is the right long term choice considering life-cycle costs too.
A group of thirteen Stannah Group engineers recently collected their certificates after completing the NVQ Level 3 Engineering Maintenance (lift services) and EOR/202 in an Engineering Environment, Basic Lift Safety qualifications. The Stannah Group offers apprenticeships each year with a view to extending trainees’ formal qualifications, confidence and capability.
Detailed look at the impact of Stannah lifts, custom-built as part of a major redevelopment of Reading Station. With sustainability part of the Network Rail specifications, Stannah used energy-saving gas counterbalance accumulators. 14 lifts built for this project included two 16-person passenger/goods lifts providing travel to the elevated bridge area, with a third matching lift for staff use, operated by a swipe card system. There were also additional passenger lifts to platforms ...
Hall Green Secondary School in Birmingham has undergone an access refurbishment which has included the installation a Maxilift MRC (motor room cabinet) passenger lift and three Midilift platform lifts from Stannah Lifts. The Maxilift MRC passenger lift carries eight people and is sighted in the school’s main teaching block. Two Midilift SL vertical platform lifts and a Midilift XLplus vertical platform lift offer access throughout the rest of the school.