Liftinstituut: leading with lift knowledge
Liftinstituut is one of Europe’s leading certification organizations for lifts, escalator systems, sub-systems and components. We have specialized in this field for over 80 years and have more than 15 years’ experience in performance-based safety. What’s more, we have a long track record certifying projects for major companies like Kone, ThyssenKrupp, Schindler, Mitsubishi and Otis.
As a Notified Body (NoBo), we certify lifts and safety components according to EU safety codes and standards for lifts and related equipment. As an Accredited Elevator/Escalator Certification Organization (AECO), we certify elevators, escalators and components for the North American market according to code ASME A17.7/CSA B44.7. We also regularly perform lift inspections all over the world.
Based in the Netherlands, Liftinstituut shares its knowledge of installations for vertical transport of people and goods throughout the world. Installations like elevators, escalators and window cleaning equipment. We are objective, independent and very professional.
Independent and separated from Liftinstituut BV, the Business Unit Liftinstituut Solutions is ready to help you if you need advice or training according to lifts, esqualators ore other hoisting equipment. Read more >
Liftinstituut realizes certification of Hitachi’s PES-02 safety controller according to EN 81-20/50 and IEC 61508
Hitachi’s PES-02 electronic safety controller is a SIL 3 certified electronic safety device that is intended to be applied as an 'add-on system', independent from the lift control system. It is certified by Liftinstituut.