ACE Lifts wins Flintshire Business Award

ACE Lifts has won the Advanced Manufacturing award at the Flintshire Business awards. The prestigious prize, awarded in the Soughton Hall Hotel on 25 October 2013 is a fantastic reward for a company where manufacturing is key.  A delighted Laurel Mulhern (Marketing Manager) said: "We at ACE Lifts are so excited that we have won

By | 2016-11-22T16:27:43+00:00 October 28th, 2013|News|

Safecontractor Accreditation for ACE Lifts

Top Safety Accreditation for ACE Lifts Good news; we at ACE Lifts have gained  accreditation from Safecontractor for our commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety in our lift services! This is a great step for our company, as health and safety accreditations are becoming increasingly important in the industry. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme

By | 2016-11-22T16:27:43+00:00 October 24th, 2013|News|

The Green Lift Project

The Green Lift project is a research and design project ACE Lifts has started in order to investigate the latest technologies that can be used to create a lift with optimum energy efficiency, and use this information to manufacture this lift in the UK. This project is being conducted in cooperation with the Northampton University

By | 2016-11-22T16:27:45+00:00 October 2nd, 2013|News|

Hydraulic Lifts vs. Traction Lifts

Is a Hydraulic Lift or Traction Lift Best for your Building? When installing a new lift there are many things to consider. As well as deciding on the colour scheme, whether to have a full or half height mirror, whether you would like it to serve passengers or goods etc, one main consideration is which

By | 2017-04-07T10:21:09+00:00 May 2nd, 2013|News|

Lifts in Cold Weather

Recently we've had snow, rain and generally very wintry weather throughout the UK. Few areas have been unaffected by the snow and in some buildings' cases, the lift has been no exception. This is often due to the lifts' oil being too cold. ACE Lifts recommend that hydraulic oil (where applicable) is kept at the optimum temperature of between

By | 2016-11-22T16:27:46+00:00 April 2nd, 2013|News|

Power Saving Units: How they Affect Lifts

Over the last year we have been busy as usual, servicing and repairing lifts. Whilst on their travels, our engineers have encountered a number of new Energy Saving Units (ESU’s). These are units that are designed to reduce voltage (usually via a reduced voltage tapping on a transformer), therefore reducing energy usage. Whilst we at ACE

By | 2016-11-22T16:27:46+00:00 March 19th, 2013|News|