By: York Chutes  09-12-2011
Keywords: Steel, Chutes

Specializing in the high-rise building industry, York Sheet Metal Ltd. has brought together service and experience to provide you the highest quality products since 1965. We use the latest plasma and laser for custom cutting and only the newest Auto-Cad software for precise results.


  • Retrofit all kinds of chutes
  • Noise reduction and soundproofing applications
  • Supply and install fire dampers at bottom of the chute
  • Garbage and linen chute repairs (pipes, accessories such as flappers, closers, latches and handles)
  • Preventative maintenance contracts
  • Power washing and disinfecting
  • Odour control washdown

Welding and Metal Fabrication

  • Mobile welding service MIG & ARC
  • Custom design and fabrication of steel parts, equipment and accessories
  • Manufacturer & installer of railings, balcony panels & dividers
  • Fabrication and installation of heavy duty catch basin and drain covers, specialized in underground parking ramp grates
  • Custom built steps access ladders and wheel chair ramps
  • Safety guards for wall-mounted access ladders and windows
  • Safety floor angles for garbage container areas
  • Steel plates and platforms in garbage rooms, walkways and under container areas
  • Posts and bike racks design, fabrication and repair


  • Manufacturer of high-rise garbage compactors and Bi- or Tri-sorter systems
  • Compactor repairs & replacement
  • Same day service for emergency repairs
  • Preventative maintenance contracts
  • Pressure power cleaning and disinfecting
  • Odour control systems


  • Container repairs and replacement
  • Casters and wheels supply and replacement
  • Reconstruction of container bottoms
  • Garbage bin lids (steel or plastic)
  • Container conversions from garbage to recycling and/or vice versa
  • Old container removals & disposal
  • Installation of towing hitches for easy transportation
  • Bin dolly (hauler)


  • Pressure power cleaning containers, compactors and entire garbage chutes
  • Compactor and container removal and disposal service
  • Entrance gates & overhead height restriction safety bars
  • Building fresh air circulation and exhaust systems
  • Roof fan housing & flashing
  • Bike racks & posts
  • Troughs & trays for garage ceiling leakage
  • Custom radiator covers (apartment and moving area)
  • Kick plates and corner protection angles
  • Steel grates and heavy duty catch basin covers
  • Balcony panels & dividers
  • Safety guards for window & wall mounted ladders
  • Shearing-forming-welding
  • Angles, tubing, flat bars and plates, galvanized, satin coated, aluminum and stainless steel sheets (always in stock)
  • Perforated metal and safety screens
  • Ventilation systems, fans, associated equipment parts and accessories
  • Exhaust fans for garages, roofs and specific rooms such as laundry, elevator, garbage, pool, lockers, and much more
  • Individual fans for suites (kitchen, bathroom and dryer)
  • Shutters, guards, bearings, shafts, motors, pulleys, belts and other fan parts
  • Filters for fresh air and kitchen exhaust
  • Sheet metal housings, covers and goosenecks for roof fans
  • Dryer pipes, elbows and wall caps
  • Grilles and register for any use including fresh air in corridors
  • Boiler chimney pipes, rain caps and other associated parts
  • Access doors, any sizes, for fire rated and standard walls
  • Preventative Maintenance programs

Keywords: Chutes, Steel

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The Disinfecting and Sanitizing Unit is a tank with a capacity of approximately 4 litres, complete with dispensing valve assembly, generally located abovethe uppermost intake door, which dispenses a concentrated disinfectant fluid into the wash down water, and has an on/off control to permit rinsing as well.


Recycling Chutes

Welded steel construction throughout: door andframe in 11 Ga. YTR – York Tower Recycling intake door. Bottom hinged, hand operated door.



Hi-Pak feature 3 hp electric motor c/w 4" bore hydraulic cylinder. Electrical motor 3/60 - 208/575.


Garbage Chutes

37 lbs.Available sizes of YS model (Custom sizes available upon request. Welded steel construction throughout: door and frame in 11 Ga. Bottom hinged, hand operated door.


Linen Chutes

Rise 60 min. 250°C.Warnock-Hersey tested to CAN4-S104, ASTM E-152 and NFPA-252. Brushed satin finish with silent self-closing, self-latching mechanism. Solidly welded stainless steel: 13 Ga door and frame. SS bottom hinge - garbage intake door also available. Hand operated door with 180° swing. Hour fire rated door with Temp.



Side or bottom hinged doors in 13 Ga welded stainless steel construction with brushed satin finish. Manufactured in Canada to meet the strictest fire standards and current building codes. Chute risers in 16 or 18 Ga aluminum, aluminized steel, satin coat, or stainless steel. Chute support frame with anti-vibration mounting system at each floor. All doors are approved for drywall or masonry installation.