LEIA newsletter – November 2017
In our November Newsletter we feature the launch of the latest instalment of the ‘Liam Loves’ children’s safety campaign – ‘Liam Loves Escalators’. We report back from our Annual Technical Seminar and Interlift 2017, and welcome our new presidential team for 2018. We are also pleased to announce the publication of BS 8486-3: 2017, the British […]
Industry Group welcomes Review on Cash Retentions
LEIA joins fellow Specialist Engineering Contractors’ (SEC) Group members in welcoming the publication of the independent review of cash retentions in the Construction Industry. “SEC Group welcomed yesterday (24th October 2017) the publication of the independent review on cash retentions in the Construction Industry. The review was commissioned by Government following an amendment to the […]
LEIA announces new Presidents
LEIA is pleased to announce its new presidential team for 2018. Warren Jenchner of Apex Lifts succeeds Kevin Taylor of ThyssenKrupp Elevators as President, David Sharp of Schindler Lifts is appointed Vice-President. Both appointments are effective 1 January 2018. Warren has over 35 years’ experience in the industry, has served on the LEIA Board for […]
LEIA is the trade association and advisory body for the lift and escalator industry, formed in 1997 by the merging of two long-standing associations with a history dating back to 1932.
With a membership of 158 UK registered companies covering 85% of the lift and escalator industry, LEIA represents a single voice for the sector.
LEIA members supply passenger and goods/service lifts, stairlifts, homelifts, lifting platforms, escalators, passenger conveyors and a range of component parts for such products. LEIA members also undertake the maintenance of over 250,000 products falling within the scope of the Association.