Mining and Tunnels

Century Elevator provides permanent and temporary mining elevators ideal for narrow shaftways with the elevator controls and drive assemblies located on top of the car. Specialized designs are rated for faster speeds to quickly traverse the depths of mines and tunnels in strict adherence to mine safety regulations.

  • Mine Shafts
  • Hydroelectrical Access
  • Subway Tunnel Access

Rack-and-pinion elevators are an ideal choice for construction and industrial applications. Century Elevators provides rack-and-pinion elevators and hoists that are self-contained and install directly to an existing or emerging structure, making them ideal for commercial and industrial sites of all types including new construction, restorations, building additions, renovations and maintenance. We specialize in vertical access equipment designed for outdoor use in harsh environmental conditions - including hazardous-area elevators and hoists suitable for NEC and IEC explosive-dust environments.

Features & Options

  • Automatic Landing Calls
  • Overspeed Safety Device
  • Fully Assembled Elevator Cab
  • Automatic Rack Lubrication
  • Smooth Starting & Stopping
  • Corrosion Resistance
  • Self-Rescue System
  • Designed for Outdoor Use
  • Elevator Safety Features
  • Hot Dip Galvanized Materials
  • Explosion-Proof Options
  • Optional Fire Service Operation
  • Mast & Wall Tie Configurations
  • Landing Door Configuration

The team at Century Elevators includes dedicated safety personnel, designers and installers allowing for a turnkey design and installation experience. Equipment can be provided with custom capacities, dimensions, material selections and configurations.

Mining & Tunnels