2nd Floor Access APEX Stair Tower

Aluminum Stairs

Prefab Modular Stairs & Platforms | Code-Compliant | 100% Aluminum

Prefabricated Aluminum Staircases and Access Platforms.

Upside’s line of modular aluminum metal stairs and industrial maintenance access platforms feature high-quality modular, lightweight metal components that are as easy to reconfigure as they are to assemble.

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APEX Metal Stair
APEX System

Modular aluminum stairs bolt together, creating infinite configurations

APEX System is a modular, prefabricated line of ADA, IBC, and OSHA-compliant metal stairs, ramps, and canopies. Our industrial-grade aluminum components bolt together to create infinite configurations, eliminating custom fabrication and time-consuming engineering while reducing costs, installation time, and complexity.

Common Applications

Commercial Stairs Maintenance PlatformsGenerator Access
Fire EscapesMezzanine StairsHVAC Access
Roof Access StairsCrossover StairsStair Towers
Rooftop StairsHillside/Berm StepsOSHA Industrial Stairs

Dock step render

Loading Dock Stairs

Prefabricated OSHA-compliant loading dock steps. Heavy gauge aluminum will never rust, warp, or rot. Powder-coated options are available upon request.

OMNI Step Render

Portable Stairs

Adjustable height portable aluminum steps that are easily moved. Ideal for mobile offices and construction trailers.

Semi-trailer steps

Semi-Trailer Steps

Steps for safely accessing trailers. Sturdy and lightweight aluminum will never rust and can be easily moved.

Frequently Asked Questions About Metal Stairs

Are the metal steps easy to assemble?

Yes, our modular stair design easily bolts together without any on-site welding required, making for an easy installation. Our reconfigurable stair systems allow you to change the staircase design as your needs change over time.

Do the metal stairs come with handrails?

Our stairs come with handrails that meet IBC and OSHA code requirements for stair railing height, diameter, minimum clearance, and projections. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and International Building Code (IBC), our metal outdoor stairs come equipped with handrails for both sides of stairs and ramps.
Read OSHA Regulations for Industrial Metal Stairs
Read IBC Stairs Code & Requirements

What are the benefits of aluminum stairs?

Our 100% aluminum prefabricated systems will never rust, warp, or rot. They’re lighter than other staircase systems, making for an easy installation. The aluminum components are low maintenance, easy to clean, and will last much longer in the elements than traditional wood or stainless steel stairs. Our metal staircases are ADA, IBC, and OSHA compliant, perfect for indoor and outdoor use.

Our Services

Our team designs, manufactures, ships, and installs ADA & IBC-compliant stairs, ramps, and canopies to fit YOUR custom project. Our experts will work with you throughout the project to ensure your installation is correct to your specifications and code-compliant.

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