Honours degree in engineering for Michael Ford

Michael Ford, of LECS UK, was conferred with a 2:1 honours degree in engineering last month. Following four years of study, Michael graduated as a bachelor of engineering from the Open University.  Michael has now started a MSc in lift engineering at the University of Northampton, on a part-time basis, while he continues his work at [...]

It’s a wrap! The Samaritans Project in Manchester. Thank you to the lift industry for its collective generosity

We are finally there! The lift has now been tested and handed over. We have encountered some setbacks over the many weeks we worked on this project, not least a constantly flooding pit (now cured). The lift also needed a completely new safety gear and governor system which have now been fitted. Muchas gracias to [...]

2023-10-02T14:02:51+00:00October 2nd, 2023|Uncategorized|

Dave Cooper Appointed VP of CIBSE

Euring Prof. Dave Cooper announced as a vice president of CIBSE. Dave Cooper, CEO of LECS UK,  independent engineer consulting firm specialising in VT, has been on the board of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) since 2020 and has been a long-standing contributor to CIBSE’s Guide D among other CIBSE publications. Officially [...]

Introducing Lift Industry News’ Agony Uncle – Mr. John Bentley

Our own John Bentley is Lift Industry News's agony uncle. Here's the two questions he answered in the latest issue.👇 DEAR JOHN, Why is a 25 second waiting time deemed a reasonable target time to wait for a lift to arrive in my company’s HQ when I now work from home three days a week [...]

2022-09-02T14:58:47+00:00September 2nd, 2022|Uncategorized|

Michael Ford joins the team

Michael Ford joins our team as project engineer. Michael's appointment at LECS UK follows an eight-year tenure at Allianz Engineering Construction and Power. Following a degree in mechanical engineering from Blackburn College, Michael was team leader for mechanical fitters overseeing servicing, pre-planned maintenance and inspection of vehicles for HM Forces. Dave Cooper, MD of LECS [...]

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