Founded by Frank Csaszar in 1963, UCEL (formerly Urban Construction Equipment Limited) has provided temporary and permanent rack-and-pinion elevator applications on hundreds of residential and ICI projects across Canada. For more than 15 years, we have been the exclusive distributor of STROS rack-and-pinion products in Canada and the northeastern United States. Since 2017, we have also served as a distributor of Alba products in Canada and the United States.
Our major projects in Toronto include:
- 1 Bloor East
- Ice Towers
- The Shangrila
- Bay Adelaide Centre
- 10 York
- Harbour Plaza
- 88 Scott
- The Four Seasons
The Urban Construction Equipment team prides itself on delivering the right solution for each and every job. No matter how complex.
Each job is custom designed by our team of sales people and engineers who have been working in unison personally for over 30 years. To budget and the highest standards of quality in our locale, Urban construction always delivers more than satisfactory results at competitive prices.
UCEL has pioneered many of the technologies and techniques used in today’s hoisting industry. Check through our company history to see why Urban Construction is a leader in today’s rack and pinions hoist market.
Urban Construction Equipment only partners with the world’s leading manufacturers of heavy construction and industrial hoist and elevators. Our manufacturing partner Stros delivers equipment world wide to some of the most demanding projects around the globe.
Stros has certifications from some of the most stringent safety and quality authorities in the world. This is to assure our customers of the quality and reliability of Stros equipment. Among the highest grade in the marketplace. Stros is ISO 9000:1 certified.
Why Choose UCEL?
EXPERIENCE SINCE 1963
We bring 55+ years of family-operated quality, reliability and safety to every project.
Our equipment is manufactured in an ISO9001 facility and is certified to meet the highest European, ANSI (US), TUV (EU), and CSA (Canada) requirements.
We are proud of our reliability track record: 700+ machines sold by UCEL in North America, 0 decommissioned from age or maintenance requirements.