About
Lester Controls

The UK's largest independent lift control panel manufacturer.

Over the years, John Beresford, our technical director, and Stuart Davidson, our commercial director, have helped grow Lester Controls into the UK’s largest independent lift control panel manufacturer.

With John’s vast technical experience and Stuart’s commercial awareness, Lester Controls have collectively established a highly experienced and conscious group of individuals who have gained much respect and trust throughout the lift industry.

Having provided lift control solutions since 1986, Lester Controls have built up an extensive portfolio including over 27,000 controllers in service; we are expanding fast, ensuring that our products undergo continuous development. Every job that we undertake is completed to the highest of standards, so that we can continue our reputation of providing good, reliable and easy to understand equipment.

Lester Controls are able to provide lift control solutions for basic simplex lifts to multiple complex lifts for both passengers and goods. We can also provide external and internal car ancillary equipment, lift shaft, motor room and landing equipment for new or modernisation installations.

Our range of control panel solutions can help with projects including:

- Machine Room Traction                               

- Machine Roomless (MRL)                            

- Hydraulic

- Escalator