About MEI – Total Elevator Solutions

before afterSince 1971, MEI has specialized in the manufacture, installation, modernization and servicing of various types of elevators.

Our manufactured equipment is found in every U.S. state as well as several foreign countries. In addition, we install, modernize, and service equipment within the seven-state region.

MEI is a licensed, insured and bonded elevator contractor and a member of the National Association of Elevator Contractors. Our equipment meets the requirements of the ASME A17.1 code / CSA B44.

A History Of Being Customer Focused

We provide several packages for standard applications, but we specialize in adapting our product to customer requirements. Each elevator produced by MEI is individually engineered. This process allows us to customize each application without costly fees or extensive lead times. Examples of our work include passenger cars with front and side openings, elevators with unusual platform shapes, automobile lifts, 40,000# capacity freight cars, and 80,000# capacity semi truck lifts.

about meiCurrently, MEI manufactures about 500 elevators annually. A variety of passenger, freight, and service applications are built and shipped to locations in both the public and private sectors. Job sites include churches, schools, convention centers, hotel complexes, airport expansions, transit stations, stadiums, hospitals, and industrial plants. Many of our customers are independent contractors, but we also provide equipment to major elevator companies. MEI consistently delivers a total elevator solution.

Generations of Installation Experience

MEI installs approximately 100 cars per year within the 7-state area. We receive direct feedback from mechanics working with our equipment and are able to continually fine-tune our designs for easier installation. Also, our engineers visit various jobsites for valuable hands-on experience. MEI’s expertise results in dependable, practical equipment and smooth installation.

At MEI- Total Elevator Solutions, we pride ourselves on delivering expert engineering, quality equipment and excellent customer service.

We look forward to hearing from you. Call us directly 507-245-3060



19336 607th Avenue
Mankato, MN 56001

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MEI-Badger Elevator
MEI-Duluth Office
MEI-Kansas City Office
MEI-Northeast Office
MEI-St. Paul Office
MEI-Michigan Elevator
MEI-Springfield, MO
MEI-Wichita, KS
MEI-Colorado Office

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