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Hillside Trams, LLC manufactures, installs, maintains and services all trams. Manufacturing is done in-house using and meets or exceeds all national A.S.M.E. (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) incline elevator safety codes.

Motor Control: Variable speed soft start/soft stop motor control package for smooth, quiet operation. All control panels are U.L. rated (Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.). Dual cable using galvanized aircraft cable.

Multiple braking features which include being equipped with an "over-speed" elevator governor safety brake system that automatically engages in the event of excessive speed shutting down the system. Steel bumpers are installed at the bottom of the track. Prior to paint, all systems are sand blasted, zinc primer then power coated painted. Galvanizing is also available.

We are confident of the product we sell and provide the following warranties: 12 years on structural, 3 years on the motor and 18 months on electrical components.

It is our goal to exceed customer expectations with not only a quality built system, but also an installation process that is done in the least amount of time keeping all areas clean of materials and tools. No waste is left behind to clean up after.

Brooksville, Maine tram

 Brooksville, Maine

Lake Jocassee, South Carolina tram

Lake Jocassee,
South Carolina

Lake Oswego, Oregon tram

Lake Oswego, Oregon

Los Angeles, California tram

Los Angeles, California

Hillside Trams are also referred to as: cable car, chair lift, funicular, hill lift, hill tram, hillside car, hillside elevator, hillside lift, hillside tram, incline car, incline elevator, incline lift, lake lift, lake tram, lakeside lift, lakeside tram, lakeshore lift, lakeshore tram, outdoor lift, outdoor tram, platform lift, platform tram, residential lift, residential tram, waterfront lift, waterfront tram.