Curti Lifts have been installing lifts for almost 30 years and for high rise, high traffic buildings, Traction Lifts are by far the best option. With unlimited travel capability and travel speeds of up to 1.5m/s, traction lifts are the most common options for high rise offices, hotels, apartment blocks, tourist attractions and shopping centres.

The Curti Guarantee

All Curti lifts are Open Protocol and now come backed with a 3 Year warranty as standard extendable to 7/10 years. Our Service Team are available 24/7/365 a year for call outs and keep a full range of spare part constantly available in the United Kingdom.

Specification Summary

Contract LoadUp to 5000kg
TypeElectro Traction Lift
MachineryMRL / Machine Room options available
Maximum TravelUnlimited
Speed1 -1.5 m/s Gearless VVVF Drive
Lift CabinFully Enclosed & Customisable
Landing/Car DoorsAutomatic Sliding Side / Centre Opening
800mm x 2000mm / 900mm x 2000mm
Fire Resistance 2 Hrs to BS476
Accessories included as standard
  • Huge range of finishes
  • Full width half height mirror to rear wall
  • Brushed round stainless steel handrail to rear wall
  • Full height control panel in brushed stainless steel finish
Additional features included
  • Auto dial car communication system with audible/visual call acceptance
  • In-car voice synthesizer
  • Audible and visual indication at each landing of lift direction
  • All car and landing buttons – visual/audible call acceptance
  • All car and landing buttons – contrasting colour to background for the visually impaired
Safety items included
  • Bidirectional Progressive Safety Gear
  • Automatic return to ground floor linked to fire alarm and after period of inactivity
  • Non-contact, full height infra-red car door entrance protection
  • Pit prop with interlocked safety switch
  • Pit ladder
  • BS921 rubber safety matting
  • Car top control station
  • Emergency stop in lift pit
  • Intercom between car and shaft


EN 81-1Technical requirements for the construction of liftsIn force until 31 August 2017
EN 81-2Design rules, calculations and tests of lift componentsIn force until 31st August 2017
EN 81-20Technical requirements for the construction of liftsIn force from 1st September 2017
EN 81-50Design rules, calculations and tests of lift componentsIn force from 1st September 2017
2014/33/EULift Directive – compliance with all safety practices and laws
BS EN81-70DDA Compliance Part M
BS EN810-73Behaviour in the event of fire

Product Summary

  • Ideal for high rise / high traffic buildings
  • Gearless VVVF Drive
  • Swift, smooth ride – speeds of 1m/s – 1.6m/s
  • Aesthetically pleasing –customisable cabins including panoramic
  • Available in square/stretcher sizes up to 5000kg load
  • Unlimited travel distance
  • Fire evacuation models available
  • 36 Month Warranty – peace of mind

Possible Applications

Large Apartment Blocks
Government Buildings
Shopping Centres
Large Hotels

High Rise Offices
Tourist Attractions
Student Accommodation

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