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Prefab Exterior Elevators

When retrofitting an existing building with an elevator, it will sometimes be troublesome to seek out an area that the hoistway can be practically fitted. In scenarios like this, the simplest resolution is usually to place the elevator in a self-contained shaft outside the structure, with one or more hoistway openings leading into the building. Townhouses, condominiums, and housing units are significantly well-suited to exterior-shaft elevators.


Adding pre-fab exterior elevator shaft
A traditional exterior shaft can take 2-4 weeks to construct. A prefab hoistway and machine room, built off-site, can be installed in just a few

Building a shaft from scratch and integrating it into the prevailing structure involves time and labor – throughout much of which the daily business of an occupied building could need to be disturbed. Enter the prefab elevator, designed and engineered to suit every installation, delivered on a flatbed, and put in in as little as four hours. Prefab elevator shafts are factory-made by Innotech, LLC, an american company that introduced this sort of elevator in 1994. Innotech additionally manufactures prefab machine rooms for service with the elevators, that meet or exceed all applicable building codes and ASME A17.1 codes.

For a building suited to exterior installation, Innotech presents far and away the best and quickest possibility. Contact Country Home Elevator for a custom quote on a

prefabricated elevator to meet your needs.