Founded in 1989, Transel Elevator is an independent and privately held company that specializes in the construction and maintenance of residential and commercial elevator systems. The company operates service and engineering departments. It also has an in-house violations unit. Transel Elevator has the capability to construct green technology solutions, including synchronous drive motors and machine-room less elevator systems. The company staffs repair, modernization and engineering managers and supervisors. It repairs elevators of various brands, such as Thyssen-Krupp, Otis, Dover, Kone and Westinghouse. Additionally, the company specializes in the maintenance of elevator controllers, video systems, and push button and lantern lighting fixtures. Transel Elevator serves developers and property owners, as well as management companies, including Affina Hospitality, Cartier, Manhattan Club and Shea Stadium.