Institutional dumbwaiter uses include installs at museums, airports, government, crime prevention and penal facilities to name just a few. They provide convenience, security, labor savings, as well as transport and space efficiencies.
Dumbwaiters can be up to 39" deep, 39" wide, 48" high and transport up to 750 lbs.Learn More About Dumbwaiters
Material lifts are basically larger sized dumbwaiters with greater weight capacity. We at Matot have been manufacturing these products for over 130 years.Learn More About Material Lifts
Modernization is one of our main areas of expertise. Matot can modernize any existing vertical lift equipment and/or systems no matter who the original manufacturer may have been.Learn More About Modernization
Monroe Police DepartmentMonroe, CT
The Matot unit installed at a police department to move weapons and ammunition from the secured arms locker to the firing range. The unit was equipped with a card reader that only allowed certain personnel to open the doors.
Vancouver AquariumVancouver, Canada
The Matot unit moved money from the ticket counter to a security office. The unit was equipped with a card reader that only allowed certain personnel to open the doors.
Smithsonian InstituteWashington, DC
Unit moved artifacts from the vast archive under the museum to the research lab.
American Airlines at O’Hare AirportChicago, IL
Twenty American Airlines Gates at O’Hare required a Matot dumbwaiter to move oversized carry-on bags and strollers back and forth from the gate area to the plane luggage area below.
San Quentin Prison
The Matot dumbwaiter was used to move large carts with trays of prepared food to varying areas of the prison. The unit was specially manufactured with perforated cab and gates so that guards could see into the unit to make sure prisoners were not using the material lift to access areas of the prison restricted to them.
US Supreme Court Library
Matot was able to fit the new modern technology, a fully-automated modern stainless steel fully automated unit with power doors, into the old footprint.
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