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  • ILS 1000kg Platform Lift

    We are pleased to announce the arrival of the 1000kg Platform lift which can also be used for the transportation of goods. Traditionally Platform Lifts have a maximum capacity of 500kg and of course this range offers that option. However 1000kg means that you have the option of combining passenger and goods or simply having the highest capacity lift available for a very long lasting and reliable service.

    A comprehensive range of sizes are available with a maximum cabin footprint of 2500 x 1400mm.

  • The New Flexstep has arrived

    The new Flexstep has now arrived. It features an improved automatic gate, redesigned auto ramp system and the drive unit is now contained within the lift meaning that there is only one cable conection

    The new Flexstep platform lift now has an increased lifting capacity. Up from 250 kg to 400kg


The Garaventa Genesis OPAL model is a reliable, cost effective accessibility solution for public buildings or private residences. This durable and easy-to-use lift is ADA compliant and suitable for indoor or outdoor applications requiring vertical transportation up to five feet.


  • Leadscrew or Continuous Mains Powered Hydraulic drive with an auxiliary power system
  • Standard platform - 867mm x 1237mm
  • Audible Illuminated Emergency Stop/Alarm Switch
  • Upper landing gate and platform gate with internal gate closer
  • Under platform safety pan
  • Straight through entry/exit configuration
  • Keyless operation
  • Grabrail on platform side wall
  • Easy to use directional control switches
  • Electro-mechanical interlock


Standard Platform Size:
867mm x 1237mm with a straight through configuration
Rated Load:
340 kg (750 lbs)
Standard Drive System:
Leadscrew: 2 HP motor drives a 1” ACME screw lifting the platform at 3 meters (10 ft) per minute.
3 HP motor Continuous Mains Powered with an auxiliary power system. Lift travels at 5.2 meters per minute.



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