Elevator Service Company, Inc. Receives Approval for Pneumatic Vacuum Elevator in Massachusetts

March 29, 2018 Cambridge, MA— As of 12:00 pm March 29, 2018, in Cambridge, MA, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has fully approved the use of the PVE 30, 37, and 52 models for residential use.
The PVE is an eco-friendly elevator, powered by air. The elevator comes in three models, including a wheelchair-accessible model. PVE has been a manufacturer in the US since 2002 and is approved in 49 states.
“PVE is thrilled with the recent outcome of the first unit inspected and approved in Massachusetts. It has been a long journey to get to this point, but with the team efforts of PVE and Elevator Service Company, we have successfully accomplished out goal. We look forward to operating in Massachusetts without any restrictions moving forward”
-Stephan Gruber, PVE

After working closely with the Board of Elevator Regulations and the Office of Public Safety & Inspections-Division of Professional Licensure, Elevator Service Company was granted exclusive approval to install the first PVE. Elevator Service Company, Inc.’s President, Steven Roth remarked: “Upon the elevator’s successful installation, the PVE is now formally approved, and is available to consumers, by the Massachusetts Board of Elevator Regulators. We look forward to providing the best products and services our industry has to offer.”
Elevator Service Company, Inc. furnishes and installs Pneumatic Vacuum elevator in Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts, and Eastern New York.
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Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators: Solutions for Retrofits and New Construction

Pneumatic vacuum elevators are the next big innovation in residential elevator technology. Powered by air and low on energy consumption, vacuum elevators are safe, efficient and attractive ways to increase the number of upward mobility options in your home. Unlike older elevator designs, pneumatic elevators do not rely on a system of heavy weights and pulleys to function.

Instead, the vacuum elevator uses a careful manipulation of the air pressure above and below the elevator car to deliver passengers safely and quickly to their destination. Here’s why this matters: Because pneumatic elevators do not require tons of complex construction (most of our installs are done in two days), they make the absolute best choice for both retrofitting old homes and building new ones.

If you’re working on a new home, you can work a PVE elevator into the design from the outset. Vacuum elevators require very little space beyond that which the cylinder takes up, and any architect or designer should be able to find the perfect spot to put one when working out the final layout of your home. If you’re remodeling or need an elevator added to an existing home, the small space requirements and low-impact construction process make pneumatic elevators even better.

Look at it this way: Residential elevators were once clunky, massive installations that required weeks of construction and a full overhaul of your house’s layout. Sometimes structural changes would even need to be made. But that time has come and gone, and pneumatic elevators make it easy to add a home elevator to both new and old residences.

Check out our fascinating line of vacuum elevators and you’ll quickly see how attractive and low-maintenance they are.
For more information please visit or contact us at 855.783.5438 with any questions.

Western New England Home Show

This weekend marks the last home show of the season for Elevator Service Co. The 22nd Annual Western New England Home Show, presented by Jenks Productions, is Western Connecticut’s biggest home show. Located at Western CT State Universities, O’Neil Center in Danbury CT, this show boasts a surplus of options for any home improvement project you have planned.

The 22nd Annual Western New England Home Show has an “impressive list of exhibits includes building materials, contractors, decorators, doors & windows, pools & spas, heating & cooling systems, kitchens, cookware, water purification, cleaning service, energy companies, satellite TV, lawn & garden, baths, outdoor living spaces, cookware, security systems, roofing, real estate, banks & mortgage companies.”

Like the previous shows this year, Elevator Service Company will be on hand to talk about all our products and services. Do you have a business that needs to be AIA compliant? Come down to our booth and talk with one of experts. Do you have need to make your home more accessible to any one with mobility issues? From staircharis to wheelchair lifts, we have an array of products that will fit your home, and fit your budget, we will be on hand to answer all your questions.

Come and see us at booth #801 this weekend.

WHEN: March 22nd & 23rd 2014
WHERE: O’Neill Center Western CT State University, University Boulevard, Danbury, CT 06810
TIME: Saturday – 11am-8pm, Sunday – 11am-5pm
BOOTH: #801

Free admission ticket here!

Elevator Service Co to Sponsor AIA Event

The Fair Housing Act and Accessibility
Thursday, June 14, 2012
10:00 am-2:30 pm
The Brooker Building, Gaylord Rehabilitation Hospital
Gaylord Farm Road, Wallingford, CT

3.5 CES hours (HSW)

Sponsored by the AIA Connecticut BP&R Committee and Elevator Service Company

To this reprise of the popular AIA Connecticut program at Gaylord Hospital that allows designers to experience the challenges of disability first hand by assuming a temporary disability, we have added a segment on how the requirements of the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988 intersect with disabilities. Peter Stratton, whose recent programs on ADA Requirements have received rave reviews from members, will talk about the accessible design and construction requirements of the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988. Plan to spend a summer day at this lovely site in Wallingford!

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