LEIA welcomes Government announcement on further support on transition to new UKCA marking regime
The Government announced today [20 June] further support for business as they transition to the new UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) marking regime. In the announcement Paul Scully, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), and Minister of State (London) said “The Government wants to make it easier for businesses to comply with the […]
LEIA welcomes back Wittur Group to membership
Wittur supplies components, systems and solutions for the industry world-wide. Its expertise covers all fields of application, from lifts in skyscrapers, residential and civil buildings to shopping malls, public buildings, ships and modernisation projects. The company has over 4,700 employees, 13 production sites, 7 competence centres, more than 600 patents worldwide with 126 unique inventions […]
LEIA welcomes Midland Lift Services as newest member
Midland Lift Services is a family business, founded in 2000, and supports individuals, businesses and organisations throughout central England. The company works on all types of passenger, goods and platform lifts of any age, including all manufacturers and models. It helps with all lift requirements, from installing new lifts to refurbishing or offering a service […]
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 163 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 300,000 products falling within the scope of the Association.