Metro Elevator specializes in modernizing existing older elevator systems in and
around the Indianapolis and South Bend metropolitan areas.
years of continuous operation, the controls and drive systems of any elevator
can become less reliable, despite quality maintenance. Breakdowns become more
frequent and more difficult to repair as components become obsolete and
replacement more difficult. Though possibly state-of-the-art when new, the
control logic that is the brains of your elevator dispatching can become grossly
inefficient. The car finishes your building clientele see every day become
dated. It's time to modernize your elevators...
Whether we currently provide service for
your elevators or not, we will be happy to perform an in-depth analysis of your
elevators. Often we find that problems you may be having with your elevator
systems is a result of inadequate maintenance, which can be remedied with some
upfront repairs followed by a better service program. In many cases, however,
the vintage of the equipment, overall wear and lack of serviceability dictate
that a more extensive modernization is in order.
Our experienced staff,
which included a
QEI Certified Inspector / professional elevator consultant,
field managers / Certified Mechanics will survey the
equipment and carefully craft a modernization specification / proposal to best
upgrade the elevator system. You can be assured what is proposed, by way of new
materials and equipment, are both comprehensive in scope yet not wasteful or
Not always the case with our competitors, all of our
elevator modernizations include professional engineering. You will receive
accurately prepared submittal layout shop drawings, drawn & plotted to scale,
reflecting the complete scope of work. Whenever the work calls for equipment
installation or elevator replacement of a structural nature, these submittals will
include structural review & supporting calculations prepared by our engineer. As applicable, submittal packages include
manufacturer's specific drawings, electrical schematics, cut sheets, samples, and selection approval
We take great pride in all but eliminating surprises, extras,
change orders, delays, false starts, etc. This can be done only with good site
surveys, planning, engineering, purchasing, scheduling, communication,
coordination, staffing and follow-through. Through our advanced elevator
modernization program, we take
on the toughest, most complicated elevator modernization project including
winding drum conversions, drive machine replacements, control upgrades, deluxe
car interior refinishes, hydraulic jack replacements, and many more.
Metro Elevator uses only the best, non-proprietary elevator systems & components. This assures the
competitive availability of replacement parts, programs, and serviceability.