Nominated for 2019 Best Canadian Contractor

Federal Elevator is proud for the Ellie nomination in the category of Best Contractor – Canada. This our second time being nominated for this award ceremony with only 4 other companies. The Ellies is an awards program run by Elevator World, the only international publication that focusses on everything elevator and escalator related. Ellies recognize […]

Elevator Manufacturing Plant

We have over 30 years experience in low to mid-rise home and commercial elevator, making Federal Elevator a a trusted provider in the elevator industry. We often upgrade our state-of-the-art manufacturing plant to help us deliver the quality elevators our clients have come to expect from us. All home and commercial elevators are designed, engineered […]

What is an Elevator Machine Room?

Firstly, What is The Machine Room?! The Machine room is an area set aside for the elevator equipment and consists of the Controller, 2 electrical disconnects and the pump unit. The Controller is a series of relays to help the elevator run, think of it as the brain. The electrical disconnects are for to bring […]

The Controller

The controller is located in your machine room. Think of the controller as the elevator’s brain. The controller is a series of relays, electronic components and a PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) that work together to help the elevator run smoothly and safely. All of the elevator’s functions and travel are controlled by this panel. When […]

FEDERAL FEATURE IN FOCUS – 3-Speed Car and Hall Entrance

When deciding on door options for your elevator, our 3-speed car and hall entrance (applicable to residential and commercial projects) is the contemporary choice.  This fully automated option gives the elevator a sleek look. Don’t want to sacrifice space to have this feature? No problem, we can work with you to have the 3-speed car […]