Our goal is to provide responsive service tailored to meet the individual needs of our valued customers.

Our continued commitment to providing the best quality of products and services has made us one of the largest independent elevator companies in the nation.

Established 1946, Delaware Elevator, Inc is a family owned, full service Elevator Company

Reaching new heights since 1946

Every Elevator is Different.

Our Experienced Staff will walk you through your elevator and provide a detailed assessment.



Delaware Elevator designs and engineers each residential elevator project to meet the home owner’s specific needs and expectations. Our residential elevators can be either hydraulic or total electric drive operation with mutable elevator cab configurations. Delaware Elevator offers fully custom residential elevator cab applications.


  • Up to 950 lb capacity (750 lb standard)
  • 40 FPM nominal car speed
  • Up to 6 stops with 50 feet of fl oor to fl oor travel
  • Minimum pit depth of 8 inches required (10” recommended)
  • Minimum overhead clearance of 8’-0”required (9’-6” recommended)
  • Up to 15 square feet interiors cab sizes available (12 ft standard)


  • 1:2 Roped hydraulic drive
  • (2) 3/8” diameter hoist cables
  • 1-Stage hydraulic piston & cylinder w/self-adjusting seal
  • Heavy duty cantilevered designed car sling w/roller guide shoes
  • 8 lb/ft steel tee guide rail system
  • 220 volt single phase power supply
  • Vibration free submersible pump/motor assembly (3 or 5 HP motor)
  • 2-Speed control valve and constant down speed regulation


  • Type “A” instantaneous broken rope car safety
  • Pipe rupture valve
  • Upper and lower terminal limit switches
  • Top fi nal limit switch
  • Slack cable switch
  • Emergency car lighting in cab
  • Emergency stop switch in cab
  • Emergency push button alarm in cab
  • Automatic car re-leveling device
  • Battery lowering device
  • Emergency manual lowering valve
  • Emergency telephone in cab
  • Solid panel cab doors with approved safety switch
  • Approved electro mechanical hoistway door interlocks
  • Rubber impact bumper below elevator car
  • UL and/or CSA certifi ed electrical and hydraulic devices
  • Manufactured in accordance with ASME 1 safety code


  • Cabs available in a wide variety of plastic laminate choices and other options
  • Solid panel accordion cab door available in a wide variety of vinyl laminate choices
  • 36” x 48” x 80” high clear interior cab size with a variety of cab opening confi gurations
  • Brushed stainless steel handrail on one side wall
  • Brushed stainless steel cab control panel


  • Cabs available in a wide variety of fi nishes and other options
  • Accordion cab doors in hardwoods, custom stain & lacquer fi nish aluminum, clear or bronze acrylic panels
  • Recessed telephone cabinet
  • Automatic car door operator
  • Polished stainless steel, brushed brass, or polished brass pushbutton faceplate & handrail fi nishes
Capacity A B C D
750 lbs. 4’-5” 4’-9” 2’-4½” 3’-10½”
950 lbs. 4’-5” 5’-0” 2’-10½” 3’-10½”
Capacity A B C D
750 lbs. 4’-4” 5’-1” 2’-4½” 3’-8” 4’-8”
950 lbs. 4’-4” 6’-1” 2’-10½” 3’-8” 5’-8”
Capacity A B C D
750 lbs. 4’-10” 4’-4” 2’-3” 4’-3”
950 lbs. 5’-10” 4’-4” 2’-9” 5’-3”
Capacity A B C D
750 lbs. 4’-5” 5’-0” 2’-6” 3’-10½”
950 lbs. 4’-5” 6’-0” 3’-0” 3’-10½”

DEM can provide not only standard sizes as outlined above but also non-standard or custom sizes. Please consult DEM for details.