An external platform lift solution was required by the National Trust for its Grade One Listed building, Washington Old Hall. The venue needed to provide DDA access within its gardens, which are split between two levels.
To provide an access lift for the theatre’s new three floor, state-of-the-art, community studio and prop storage area. As well as being DDA compliant, the access solution would also need the capacity to carry heavy loads.
Nottingham Forest Football Club needed to install a series of platform lifts to allow step-free access to its hospitality areas and corporate boxes. The club wanted to achieve access in line with the DDA, without making structural changes to the building.
As part of the Golden Tulip Hotel refurbishment, five DDA-compliant lifts needed to be installed at various points within the hotel. The Platform Lift Company was recommended as a suitable lift company for the access project.
The Torrance Hotel is located in The Village, the old part of East Kilbride and has a stunning Restaurant and Lounge Bar with a state of the art conservatory, 2 function suites, 16 luxurious bedrooms and a stunning new Honeymoon Spa.
The objective was to create step-free access at Sydney’s Playhouse Theatre in line with original architect, the late Jorn Utzons’ Design Principles (a guide for any future build changes), from the foyer for the first time.
Installing a platform lift in a listed building will always present challenges. So when BRDG Chartered Architects were commissioned to design a new wing for their grade 1 listed Victorian building, they turned to the Platform Lift Company for expert help.