LULA ElevatorsLU/LA Elevators (Limited Use/Limited Application) Pittsburgh, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Erie and Surrounding Areas

    When only the highest level of safety is your standard, the Elevation LU/LA (Limited Use Limited Application) elevator is the select product for your project. Leading the industry in quality, style and design, the Elevation by Cibes Symmetry is engineered and designed for limited commercial as well as residential use.

    The LU/LA elevator is designed to meet the requirements of the ADA and provide access for low occupancy / low rise commercial buildings where a traditional passenger elevator is not feasible or required by code. The Elevation is ideal for applications up to six stops and 50 feet of travel. The Elevation is designed for use in schools and other educational settings, churches, multi-family housing units, libraries and more.

    The Cibes Symmetry Difference?

    What makes the Symmetry Elevation better than other elevators available?

    • Shallowest pit depth required in the industry (13” pit)
    • Shortest overhead required in the industry (106”)
    • All lights are energy saving LED, including COP & Car lights.
    • Includes directional indicators

    For more information on the Symmetry Limited Use/Limited Access elevator please contact Cibes Symmetry or your local Cibes Symmetry dealer.

    Standard LU/LA Elevator Features:

    • Automatic Self-leveling
    • 1:2 cable hydraulic drive system
    • Smooth start and stop
    • 2 stop operation which can be increased up to 6 stops
    • 36” wide doors, automatic horizontally sliding, two speed hoistway and car door; full height electric screen
    • Pit depth: Standard 13″ with alternative means (bottom of car clearance device)
    • Overhead: 8’10” (106″) with alternative means (top car clearance device) or 11’0″ (132″) with new construction per code
    • Selective collective Programmable Logic Controller (PLC), Fully automatic push button operation
    • 4 HP submersible pump and motor quiet operation
    • Emergency phone integrated with COP
    • 2 speed control valve
    • Low oil protection
    • Single stage hydraulic jack and two 3/8” aircraft ropes using wedge sockets
    • Flat panel wood cab or powder coated steel cab
    • Powder coated car doors
    • Stainless steel car door returns , COP and Hall Station
    • Green drive system by adding environmentally biodegradable hydraulic oil
    • 8# T-rail
    • Programmable Door Operators
    • Heavy duty rollers and guides

    Optional Features:

    • Custom wood cabs
    • Stainless steel and colored laminate interior finishing
    • Car door finishes: White, Ivory, Black, Grey, Vintage Bronze
    • Over speed governor
    • Speed: 40 FPM with variance
    • Up to 8’0″ (96″) Clear cab height (with additional overhead, wood only)
    • Fire rated cab gates
    • 25’ travel with variance and derated capacity
    • 3 Phase motor and controller (208, 3PH, 30AMP)
    • Phase 1 and Phase 2 Fire Service
    • Buffers

    Safety Features:

    • Keyed in-car stop switch
    • Emergency lighting in cab interior
    • Emergency lowering with battery backup system
    • Emergency manual lowering
    • Instantaneous safety brake system
    • Automatic bi-directional floor leveling
    • Slack/broken cable safety brake device
    • Over speed valve
    • ETL, UL or CSA certified components
    • Emergency backup power supply for lights and door operators
    • Tactile/Braille characters

    Elevator Platform Sizes:

    48” W x 54” D (Standard)

    42” W x 54” D (Standard)

    42” W x 60” D (Optional)

    90 degree 51” W x 51” D (Optional)


    • Power Supply: 230, 1PH, 30 Amp, 60 Hz
    • Capacity: 1400# (635kg)
    • Speed: 30 FPM (.15 m/s)
    • Travel: 25’ standard
    • Warranty:  36 months

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