Sesame Access Systems Ltd approved for LEIA membership
LEIA is pleased to announce that Sesame Access Systems Ltd is approved as its newest member. Established in 2016 and based in Surrey, Sesame designs, manufactures and installs bespoke wheelchair access lifts. Sesame’s award winning lifts have been approved for installation into many Listed Buildings, including Grade I. Clients include the Sydney Opera House, Bank of […]
LEIA delighted to promote new Lift & Escalator Apprenticeship Standard
The Lift and Escalator Industry Association (LEIA) is delighted to promote a new Lift and Escalator Apprenticeship Standard this week – during National Apprenticeship Week. On 29 January this year, the Lift and Escalator Trailblazer Group’s Level 3 Standard and Assessment Plan for Lift and Escalator apprentices was approved for delivery by the Institute for […]
Lift technology is getting smarter
In the latest edition of Modern Building Services magazine, LEIA’s Nick Mellor explains how the humble lift is getting smarter and why this matters to building owners and users. Read the full article, part of the MBS feature on smart buildings, on page 37 of the February edition
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 150 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.