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Specifying Lifts for Care Homes
26 October, 2018

Specifying Lifts for Care Homes

A helpful guide on the process of specifying lifts for nursing and care homes and all the considerations that need to be taken into account when carrying out this...
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The History of Moving Walkways
13 September, 2018

The History of Moving Walkways

When it comes to hitching a ride, it doesn’t get easier than moving walkways.  Around for over 130 years, they have evolved from simple conveyor belts to...
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External Lifts & the New BS8300-1 Design Guidance
30 August, 2018

External Lifts & the New BS8300-1 Design Guidance

In January 2018 BS8300:2009 was superseded by BS 8300-2, with the introduction of BS 8300-1. Part 1offers the first comprehensive design guidance for new public...
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The History of Escalators
15 August, 2018

The History of Escalators

From idea to patent to prototype to full working system, escalators illustrate a common human quest: to make life easier. Read more about the history of the now...
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Advice on Existing Lifts in Multi-storey Housing
24 July, 2018

Advice on Existing Lifts in Multi-storey Housing

A helpful guide on the existing lifts in multi-storey housing developments and flats, from the different types of lifts, including fire-fighting lifts, to...
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Lift Requirements for Flats and Tower Blocks
19 June, 2018

Lift Requirements for Flats and Tower Blocks

A helpful guide on specifying lifts for multi-storey housing developments, from fire fighting lifts to refurbishing existing lifts in a block of flats; the choices...
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Part M: Volume 2 & Wheelchair Platform Stairlifts
26 April, 2018

Part M: Volume 2 & Wheelchair Platform Stairlifts

This post is the fifth and final in the series of our Part M: Volume 2 building regulations blogs and covers the detailed requirements for wheelchair platform...
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Part M: Volume 2 & Platform Lifts
29 March, 2018

Part M: Volume 2 & Platform Lifts

This post is the fourth in the series of our Part M: Volume 2 building regulations blogs and covers the detailed requirements for lifting platforms.
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Part M: Volume 2 & Passenger Lifts
17 January, 2018

Part M: Volume 2 & Passenger Lifts

Part M Volume 2 provides practical guidance for complying with building regulation requirements for buildings other than dwellings. This post is the third in the...
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An Overview of the General Lift Requirements Within Part M: Volume 2
27 November, 2017

An Overview of the General Lift Requirements Within Part M: Volume 2

This post is the second in the series of our Part M: Volume 2 building regulations blogs and covers general lift requirements with Part M in greater detail.
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Owners Guide: Escalators & Moving Walkways | Stannah
12 July, 2017

Owners Guide: Escalators & Moving Walkways | Stannah

So you own/are responsible for an escalator or moving walkway but are unsure of what this means in terms of your responsibilities? Don't worry, you're not alone! This...
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