Our expertise in the Heritage Sector

Keeping people and goods moving in challenging sites across the UK

With 150 years' history of our own, we are passionate about heritage projects.

Installation or refurbishment projects that need to consider the fabric of a listed building or retain a period feel to a lift, whilst benefiting from new technology, are amongst our favourite challenges. Our design team and engineers have met many heritage challenges and provided outstanding solutions.

We have installations in museums, civic buildings, cathedrals, theatres, hotels, railway stations, housing – even ships and palaces – all in well-known locations of national importance. We are delighted to work on heritage projects, meeting all the challenges of contributing specialist organisations, such as English Heritage. We are proud to provide continuing maintenance to ensure the lasting performance of these special lifts in very special locations.

Contact us to discuss your requirements – we know we can help.

Our latest news...

Stannah Passenger Lift Rebuilds Access in Restoration of the Chapel, Royal Victoria Country Park 

17 Oct 2018

A Stannah Passenger Lift rebuilds access in the £3.5 m restoration of the Chapel at Royal Victoria Country Park, Netley, Hampshire.

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Stannah Passenger Lifts Uphold Mobility in International Bomber Command Centre

09 Aug 2018

Two Stannah passenger lifts bring freedom of access for people of all mobilities to International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC), Lincolnshire.

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Stannah resurrects a 1930s passenger lift in YMCA’s The Bristol Wing

04 Jun 2018

Stannah updates an historic passenger lift whilst conserving its yesteryear veneer – boosting access in the transformation of the Grade II-listed Bristol Police HQ into the YMCA’s The Bristol Wing.

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Stannah and Brunel's SS Great Britain feature in Conservation and Heritage Magazine

24 May 2018

As the latest attraction opens in Bristol at the home of the SS Great Britain all eyes are on accessibility.

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Showtime for Stannah at the Facilities Event 2018

10 Apr 2018

The much-anticipated Facilities Event is now in full swing at Birmingham’s NEC, for the first day of the three-day show.

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Showtime!!

14 Mar 2018

Stannah are on the road to three important shows this year. First up the Facilities Management Show at the NEC 10-12 April 2018. Offload your lift portfolio problems on Stand FM66 - Stannah can always…

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A sneak preview

18 Jan 2018

Stannah get a sneak preview of the exciting new addition to the ss Great Britain site in Bristol that includes a Stannah Piccolo lift

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Stannah: Committed to Continuing Professional Development

26 Sep 2017

Stannah sponsors CPD 17 2017: Specifying lifts in commercial buildings – an online learning module for architects and specifiers that explains the most important accessibility requirements and design…

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​Open to God – Open to All: A Stannahsaur Supports Equal Access in Oxford Church

09 Aug 2017

A 1997 predecessor of the Stannah Midilift ferries generations of Christians between two floors in this Church.

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​Contract Win: Stannah Piccolo lift for SS Great Britain Visitor Centre

22 May 2017

Stannah has won the contract to supply & install a Piccolo passenger lift in the extension of the SS Great Britain.

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Stannah celebrates 150 years of engineering excellence

11 Apr 2017

Stannah celebrates 150 years with never before-seen images of Stannah history and 150% match funding for all employees.

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How the Stannah Logo has Evolved Over 150 Years

31 Mar 2017

Over the last 150 years the Stannah logo has changed dramatically to reflect the growth of the business...

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