Pickerings Lifts
Independent Lift Manufacturer

Pickerings Lifts is the UK’s leading and largest independent lift manufacturer. Through our exceptional and motivated people, we work as one team to deliver outstanding customer service, exceptional engineering and first-class workmanship.

With over 160 years of experience, Pickerings Lifts is able to offer the ideal combination of expertise, skills, support and cutting-edge technology to design, install, maintain and repair your lift, escalator or loading bay equipment.

Our History

Lift Maintenance
& Repair

At Pickerings Lifts, we understand how crucial your lift or escalator is to your business and we are here to ensure it does what it's designed to do, whenever it needs to. Whatever type of lift or escalator you have, the Lift Maintenance & Repair team has the expertise to improve, maintain or repair it.

We can advise on improvements such as reducing energy consumption, improving reliability and performance, optimising traffic flow and enhancing appearance. We can also undertake full DDA and Health & Safety audits when you need to alter use, ensuring compliance with the necessary regulations.

Lift Service & Repair

A service contract can ensure that your lift is in perfect working condition.

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Escalator Service & Repair

A service contract can ensure that your escalator is in perfect working condition.

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DDA Compliance Service & Repair

We can advise you on the requirements to comply with the Disability Discrimination Act.

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Lift Products

Exceptional engineering, outstanding quality and first-class service are the hallmarks of a Pickerings Lift. Whether you need a passenger, access, goods or specialist lift, Pickerings Lifts has the knowledge, experience and expertise you can rely on.

We can provide you with a complete service starting with our experienced sales professionals specifying the right product for your requirements to designing and installing your lift through to maintaining it once it has been installed.

All of our lifts are designed for smooth, reliable, quiet and energy efficient operation whether it is from our standard range or one of our UK Manufactured Specialist Lifts. And, with a choice of finishes and many other options available, your lift will always be unique.

Passenger Lifts

Lift passengers demand reliability. You demand quality. Thousands of people rely on our designs. Thousands of companies trust our lifts.

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Goods Lifts

Pickerings Lifts Goods Lifts offer a practical solution to all of your standard goods lift requirements.

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Specialist Lifts

Pickerings Lifts is the leading UK manufacturer of specialist lift systems.

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Access Products

Pickerings Lifts' Access Products division has 160 years of expertise in providing the right products and services that give access for all.

We offer a wide range of access lift options, which all comply with DDA Guidelines. From external vertical platform lifts to curved stair lifts, we can supply, fit and maintain the perfect solution to suit all your access needs.

Platform Lift

We are specialists in the supply and installation of vertical and incline platform lifts.

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Step Lift

Pickerings Lifts can tailor our step lift range to your individual requirements ensuring ease of use and access for all.

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Compact Lift

Compact Lift utilises proven hydraulic technology and is an excellent solution where space is a problem.

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Loading Systems

Pickerings Lifts Loading Systems offers a comprehensive portfolio of highly engineered loading dock systems including dock levellers, modular dock bridges, scissor lift tables, dock seals and shelters, LED dock lights, dock management software, impactable dock doors, sectional doors, roller shutters, vehicle restraints and access controls, plus a complete line of after market products, parts, accessories and maintenance service provisions.

As the exclusive UK distributor for Kelley® and Serco® Loading Dock Equipment, LoadHog ® Modular Dock Bridges, TKO® Impactable Dock Doors and APS Resource® Products, Pickerings Lifts Loading Systems can provide the solution for your loading bay requirements.

UK Manufactured
Specialist Lifts

As the leading and largest lift manufacturer in the UK, we understand that not all clients can be satisfied with an off-the-shelf product. So at Pickerings Lifts, we use our 160 years of proven technical expertise and practical knowledge to design, manufacture and support specialist lifts.

Our experienced and knowledgeable craftsmen use modern engineering techniques to produce unique products of exceptional quality, making sure your specialist lift is built to last.

Lift Regeneration

From advice and upgrades to major modernisation, Lift Regeneration offers a service that will rejuvenate your lift, taking into account aesthetics, change in use, reliability, energy costs and safety regulations. Lift regeneration can be a real alternative to a completely new system.


Whatever escalator requirements you have, Pickerings Lifts can supply, install, maintain and repair it. We understand how crucial the escalator is to your business and we are here to ensure your escalator does what it’s designed to do, whenever it needs to. Contact us to request specific product datasheets.

Mobility Maintenance
& Repair

At Pickerings Lifts we are dedicated to providing a comprehensive range of products and equipment for those of us who are less able. Our aim is to assist our customers in achieving a more independent lifestyle - ultimately, a greater quality of life.

Pickerings Lifts specialise in the supply and installation of stairlifts and maintenance of all types of mobility equipment including stair lifts, through floor lifts, bath hoists, mobile hoists, bed hoists and medical beds. We have a national network of highly-trained engineers operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, who can service and repair any make or model of lift, irrespective of who originally supplied it.

Heating & Cooling

Pickerings Lifts Heating & Cooling Services understands how servicing and maintaining your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems are essential to keeping your business running smoothly.

So, to avoid costly, unplanned breakdowns, replacements and critical failures we offer a planned preventative maintenance package, tailored to suit your requirements.