LEIA is closely connected with the following organisations:
British Standards Institution (BSI)
With representation on all product related committees at national and international level.
European Lift Association (ELA)
The European Lift Association is made up of trade associations from the member states of the European Union, as well as a number of other European countries. Based in Brussels ELA has direct links with the European Commission and other EU institutions.
Specialist Engineering Contractors Group (SECG)
LEIA is one of 6 trade associations which are members of the umbrella body for specialist engineering contractors. SEC Group works constantly on our behalf to improve working conditions, and to lobby on issues of concern, for the construction industry. If you would like to see what those issues are and what is being done, please click on this link www.secgroup.org.uk to the SEC Group website
University of Northampton
Covering higher academic courses for the study of lift/escalator technology.
News & Events
Distance Learning Course – September intake open for bookings
We are now taking bookings for our September intake to our Distance Learning Course. Our course provides a technical training programme of study which aims to extend the learner’s knowledge of lift and escalator engineering. Both Full and Part units of study are available, allowing the learner to tailor a programme to their specific needs. […]
New Starter at LEIA
We are delighted to announce that Oliver Greening has been appointed as Senior Operations Manager – Contracts & Membership, effective from 2 May 2017. In this newly created role, Oliver will provide general management expertise to support LEIA’s business objectives and contribute to the ongoing development of the association. Included within his area of responsibility […]
Publication: FOCUS 2017
The latest edition of LEIA’s annual publication is available to view online. Features include: last words from Terry Potter, LEIA’s Managing Director, as he reflects on 27 years of service to the industry; the impact of social media on today’s society and what this means for businesses in our industry; making historic buildings accessible – […]