Welcome to Raising and Lowering Systems...

Raising and Lowering Systems (R & L Systems) are the leading authority in the installation and maintenance of winch and hoist systems for chandeliers and other lighting installations in the UK. We design winch systems to make almost anything that operates at a high level more accessible for cleaning and maintenance at ground level or to enhance its functionality. R & L Systems build and supply manual and electric winches, pulleys and associated hoist and winch components and offer a complete design package, working closely with Architects and Structural Engineers through the commissioning, design, manufacture, installation and maintenance stages of a project. R & L Systems has its own purpose built premises housing its manufacturing and assembly plant and carries out all the functions of a fully integrated company with design, manufacturing, quality control, aftersales support and nationwide service operation. With over 30 years’ experience with lifting and lowering equipment, R & L Systems are the leading authority in this field and install and maintain lifting and lowering systems for chandeliers and other lighting installations in museums, hotels, courts, theatres, retail premises and stately and private homes in prestigious locations including Windsor Castle, Westminster Abbey, The Royal Academy of Arts, The Royal Courts of Justice and The Victoria & Albert Museum.