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Midilift SL/GL Platform Lift

The Stannah Midilift platform lift offers a simple, cost effective way to provide access for all within public, commercial or domestic buildings. Our latest Midilift platform lift combines design versatility and intuitive use with ease of installation and reliable performance.

Our access lifts can be installed in new and existing buildings, complementing and blending into any environment. Predominantly used as wheelchair lifts or disabled lifts, these lifts require no pit, are installed in their own structure and can travel up to 7 metres. The half height gate option, for up to 3m travels, is ideal for enabling access to mezzanine floors or where there are headroom restrictions.

Manufactured by us in the UK these lifts are installed across all market sectors, including education, retail, offices, public buildings and private residences. Our proven hydraulic drive and nationwide service ensures our lifts run smoothly and efficiently for years, adding value to any building.

Key benefits

  • Up to 7m travel with three platform sizes available to suit buildings of different shapes and sizes
  • Compact shaft with a choice of entrance configurations
  • Minimal builders work required and quick installation time
  • Structure-supported enclosure – no lifting beam required
  • Flexibility on drive control unit location
  • Low pit requirements with ramp where a 70mm recess is not possible
  • Low running and maintenance costs due to the single phase power consumption
  • Choice of finishes or branding to complement any building design and to make your lift unique
  • Helps building owners to conform with Part M and the Equality Act

External products are available – please contact us for further information.

Technical data

Platform Size
(w × d)
Footprint Size
(w × d) ◊
Pit Depth* Headroom
950 × 1250 1210 × 1410 70 The headroom is dependent upon the travel – please contact us for more information.
950 × 1400# 1210 × 1530 70
1100 × 1400# 1330 × 1530 70

Explanatory notes

All dimensions in mm
* A pit is optional. Where a pit is not possible, a ramp may be used instead.

# Part M (England & Wales) compliant

† Section 4.2 (Scotland) compliant

◊ Allow +30mm on each dimension over and above the footprint

Technical specifications

  Midilift GL
½ height gate
Midilift SL
Full height door
Standard Load 400kg
Maximum Travel 3m 7m
Speed of Travel Up to 0.15m/s approx.
Drive System Hydraulic (includes external control system)
Control System Constant pressure
Power Supply 240v single phase

Our platform lifts help building designers and owners to meet the requirements of:

  • The Equality Act
  • Part M of the Building Regulations (England and Wales) and Section 4.2 of the Technical Handbook (Scotland), both of which cover the requirements that many new buildings must meet to ensure ease of access and use
  • BS8300:2009 Code of Practice covering the design of buildings and their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people

All of our Midilifts are CE marked and comply with the latest Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC and EN81-41, whilst taking up the minimal amount of building space possible.