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Lift lobby

What is a Lift Traffic Analysis? A lift traffic analysis studies the performance of a group of lifts, based on assumptions about the expected traffic situation. The main performance measurements are quantitative  (handling capacity) and qualitative (waiting time). Handling Capacity is expressed as the percentage of the building population the group of lifts can cope […]

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Lift Modernisation

Lift Modernisation or Refurbishment Consultancy. A service for those who know they need to modernise their lift(s). There are a lot of lift companies in the market either global multi-nationals, large or medium sized nationals or small local companies. The range of equipment they can offer is huge, from low cost/low quality to top-end high […]

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Lift Survey - Lift Condition Survey

Lift Condition Survey A lift condition survey will allow you to know the full condition of all aspects of your lift. This allows informed decisions to be made. If you need to understand the life expectancy of the equipment, want to know how it complies with legislation (H&S and Accessibility), or wish to know the […]

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Lift Survey - Lift Reliability Survey

Reliability Lift Survey Are you experiencing unacceptably high levels of unreliability with lifts regularly out of service? Are you experiencing poor performance with for example poor floor levelling, noisy operation or poor ride quality? Are there re-occurring problems that you are not confident the maintenance company are really dealing with? The actual problems causing the […]

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· Are the Lift Company carrying out the lift maintenance with sufficient diligence? · Is there an unusually high break-down rate on your lifts? · Is the lift performance; noisy operation, levelling accuracy etc. up to scratch? A Lift Maintenance Audit will answer these questions and more about the quality, or not, of your lift […]

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Project Management

Lift Contract Administration For major works, having a lift contract in place ensures you are adequately protected. With RICS qualified Members we can undertake the role of Contract Administrator working as a key member of the project team. Below is a brief summary of services we provide as contract administrators.  Provide advice on a suitable […]

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Feasibility Study

Lift Feasibility Study A Lift Feasibility Study is an evaluation to determine the viability of an idea or more usually a project. Relevant knowledge is gathered and possibilities/options are considered taking into account applicable factors such as for example technical issues, cost, time and resource. Then the advantages and disadvantages of each option is analysed […]

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Analyzing financial data

Lift Project Cost Consultancy The key to effective cost management is to enable clients’ requirements to be detailed and the scope of works fully identified and included within the project cost plan. As Cost Consultants on your lift project we will undertake the following services. Agree outline cost plan and overall budget for the lift […]

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Lift Survey - Modernisation Refurbishment Survey Lifts

Lift Survey – Modernisation Refurbishment Survey Lifts Our lift consultants have a great deal of experience in all kinds of lift equipment and can undertake a detailed modernisation refurbishment lift survey of your equipment. We look at the complete lift as well as all the detailed components, assessing each for wear, age, obsolescence and availability […]

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Elevator Lobby

Pre-acquisition Survey & Report Lifts A survey to ascertain the state of the equipment in terms of age, wear, suitability for purpose and Code compliance. The report includes confirmation of the condition and serviceability of the lifts. The report will list any rectification work and provide budget costs where applicable.  Potential purchasers or tenants of […]

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Lift Survey - Lift Maintenance Survey

Lift Survey – Lift Maintenance Survey A Lift Maintenance Survey or Audit by our lift consultants gives you a complete picture of the levels of maintenance that are being undertaken on the equipment. It is a detailed inspection covering all visible areas of the lift. We asses maintenance against the following four areas; 1. House-keeping […]

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Lift Survey - Health and Safety Survey Lifts

Health and Safety Survey Lifts Lift owners/operators have responsibilities under primary legislation (Health and Safety at Work Act/LOLER/PUWER) to ensure lifts are safe for passengers and for engineers. A Health and Safety Lift Survey will identify exactly where your equipment stands; to what extents does it comply with safety standards and, if any, what work […]

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Lift Survey Dilapidations Survey Lifts

Lift Survey – Dilapidations Survey lifts Property Leases have clauses detailing the state the property should be left in when the tenancy expires and the outgoing tenant usually has obligations to bring the property up to the standard it was when the Lease started. This is a dilapidations lift survey undertaken on the equipment on […]

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Maintenance Contract Writing

Lift and Escalator Maintenance Contract Writing A well written maintenance contract allows you comfort in the knowledge that your lift service should perform to meet the requirements of your building. This usually commences with a survey to understand the state of the equipment in terms of levels of maintenance and repair, Code compliance and condition. […]

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Data Logging

Data Logging lifts If you think it would be useful to know precisely how your lifts are performing in terms of their waiting times at each floor (longest and average),  system response time which, is a statistic indicating the time it takes to answer calls e.g. 80% of all calls answered within 30 seconds, 90% […]

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CAD Drawing Services

CAD Lift Drawing Services The Lift Consultancy can produce generic drawings for your project. The dimensions used for the lift/escalator equipment will ensure that all mainstream manufacturers can install their equipment. This allows buildings to be designed to include the lift/escalator planning but before a competitive tender is sought. It is also ideal for shell […]

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signing a contract

Tender Lift Maintenance Contract This starts with a thorough survey of the equipment to find out; What is the condition life, expectancy and serviceability? How does the equipment stand in terms of Code compliance? What is the current level of maintenance of the lifts? A lift maintenance contract is then written factoring in all the […]

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Lift Performanc

A lift performance survey will look in detail at key aspects of the lift, identifying problems and providing solutions to improve the lift performance. This lift survey is appropriate for all types of lifts but is particularly useful on high traffic intensity lifts where small degradations in lift performance can have a detrimental effect on […]

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training

For passengers trapped in a lift it can be a distressing experience. If their release takes too long and some passengers have particular conditions

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Maintenance Review

Lift Maintenance Contract Review Lift Maintenance Contracts From our experience most of the contracts we have seen are not performance based i.e. they do not reflect the performance required of the equipment to meet the service levels in the building. A well written contract should equally protect both parties whilst ensuring the appropriate level of […]

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Lift Survey - Lift Regulations Survey

Lift Survey – Lift Regulations Survey The service is very useful if you do not believe that the equipment has been installed or modernised to meet the full Lift Regulations but you do not have the necessary expertise to be sure of this.   Most often associated with recently installed or modernised equipment, this service […]

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