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What is a lift survey?

A lift survey can tell you everything you need to know about your lift. It provides an overview of the current condition of a lift as well as projected future costs. It will also detail how the lift operated before it was purchased, and whether it needs to be updated or modernised. A pre-acquisition survey,…

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The history of spiral escalators

From idea, to prototype, to a fully functioning system, escalators perfectly demonstrate our wish for things to be easier. Let’s take a look at the history of escalators with one escalator in particular; the spiral escalator.  History of escalators The UK’s first escalator was installed in Harrods in London in 1898. 40 feet high and…

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How a mezzanine lift could impact your business

Mezzanine lifts are vertical platform lifts up to 1000kg capacity that enable users to move goods alone or on crates, trolleys or pallets safely and efficiently between two or more floors and suit numerous requirements and applications within buildings, such as warehouses, stores, factories and workshops.  What is a mezzanine lift? A mezzanine lift can…

Checks you should use before operating a patient hoist

Ensuring the safety of a patient is paramount. Whether at a hospital, care home, or some other patient facility, you want only the best equipment for your patients. At Euro Lifts Limited, we’re considered an authority in the South west on vertical lifting techniques, including patient hoists.  As such, we are naturally aware that there…