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Makes Life Easier

Load transporters

We focus on people | SANO People carriers
We focus on people

People carriers

About SANO

Stairclimbers and transport solutions for impaired persons or heavy loads

SANO Transportgeraete GmbH is an innovative and successful industrial mechanical engineering company based in Lichtenberg near Linz, Austria. The company is specialised in the development of mobile powered stairclimber solutions for conveying people with restricted mobility and transporting heavy loads. Stairclimbing technologies that have been patented many times worldwide are developed at the company's headquarters. The portable stairclimbers are manufactured on site.  SANO Transportgeraete GmbH records an export share of 92 percent.

The products are sold to more than 50 export destinations. Together with three sales subsidiaries, SANO Deutschland GmbH, SANO UK powered stairclimbers Ltd., and in the USA, SANO Handtrucks LLC, and an extensive dealer network, SANO Transportgeraete GmbH offers a wide range of services for its product.

Application areas

People carriers

A key feature of the SANO stairclimbers is its versatility. It can be used on both straight and curved stairs and easily handles different types of stairs. The advanced technology and intelligent design of the stairclimber enables smooth and safe transportation, regardless of the nature of the stairs.
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  • Rehabilitation centers

    Stairs are often an insurmountable obstacle for patients with walking impairments. Our LiftKar stairclimbers are the perfect solution to relieve the burden on medical staff when transporting patients up and down stairs.

    Rehabilitation centers
  • Hotels

    Unlocking Travel Dreams: Hotels with LiftKar People Carriers make accessible accommodations a reality for travelers with reduced mobility. Join us in promoting inclusion and memorable travel experiences!

  • Private demand

    Elevate your independence and privacy with the LiftKar People Carrier Line. Experience autonomy and rely on loved ones while navigating stairs effortlessly.

    Private demand
  • Orthopedics

    Our LiftKar mobility solutions are an relevant part of improving the quality of life and freedom of people with impaired mobility and therefore represent an efficient extension of your product and solution portfolio.

  • Assisted living

    A new understanding of assisted living - reliability, comfort and relief for caregivers. Increase the well-being and independence of your relatives and make the work of care workers easier.

    Assisted living
  • Ambulance transport

    LiftKar people carries revolutionize healthcare accessibility and mobility for people with reduced mobility, even in ambulances. Discover the seamless blend of safety and independence!

    Ambulance transport
Application areas

Load transporters

The SANO stairclimber is a breakthrough innovation that helps people overcome obstacles such as stairs with ease. With its world-class technology and sophisticated design, the SANO stairclimber is the ultimate solution for effortless and safe movement in any building. One of the outstanding features of the SANO stairclimber is its impressive versatility. It can be used both indoors and outdoors and handles different types of stairs, including straight, curved and steep stairs.
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  • Appliances

    Revolutionize your home appliances transport with our LiftKar Cargo Line. From washing machines to refrigerators, our stairclimbers handle 110-360 kg loads effortlessly. Protect your team's health and keep your projects on track.

  • Construction Industry

    Simplify your projects with LiftKar Cargo stairclimbers! Transport heavy materials, from bricks to equipment, up to 360 kg effortlessly. Protect your team's health and keep projects on track.

    Construction Industry
  • Beverage Industry

    Enhance your beverage delivery business with our LiftKar Cargo Line. Move anything from barrels to vending machines effortlessly. Our stairclimbers lift 110-360 kg, boosting productivity and employee satisfaction.

    Beverage Industry
  • Event Management

    Make event setup a breeze with the LiftKar Cargo line! Transport chairs, stages, and technical equipment up to 360 kg effortlessly.

    Event Management
  • Breweries

    Take your brewery logistics to the next level with our powered stair climbers! Move kegs, sacks and bottles with ease over many terrains. Perfect for ascending and descending, your back-saving solution. Choose your model and streamline operations safety.

  • Delivery services

    Revolutionise your deliveries with LiftKar SAL! Conquer any staircase and deliver up to 170 kg effortlessly. With up to 2000 steps per charge, reduce labor costs and downtime. Let LiftKar handle the heavy lifting while you focus on what matters.

    Delivery services
  • Furniture trade

    Optimise wood & furniture deliveries with our electric stairclimbers. Save time, labour, and keep your employees healthy. Discover our equipment's performance!

    Furniture trade
  • Transport of beds

    The LiftKar HD 200 Pro, specially developed for transporting care beds weighing up to 200 kg, facilitates transportation up and down stairs of all kinds. Specially developed for ergonomic, professional work. The professional for professionals.

    Transport of beds
Shape your future career with us!

We are looking forward to meeting you!

Ing. Jochum Bierma


Telefon: +43 7239 51010 0
Fax: +43 7239 51010 14

Ing. Manfred Winkler

Managing director

Telefon: +43 7239 51010 0
Fax: +43 7239 51010 14
Facts & Figures

We focus on people!

House Symbol 30 Years expereince as Mechanical engineering company based in Austria
House Symbol 50 Export destinations for the sale of products
House Symbol 80 Top motivated employees