20 July 2001 Email this articleAs if station towers and canopies weren?t complicated enough the loading weight permissible on platforms is surprisingly low. This means heavy, self propelled, lifting machines cannot be used. West Sussex company, Facelift, has the answer. The company is supplying Nifty 170SD and Heightrider work platforms to help with the huge task of access required for looking after the historic canopy at Waterloo. Niftylift units can squeeze into the narrowest of platforms refreshing the parts of Waterloo that conventional platforms can?t reach.