Maintenance platforms

Maintenance platforms for helicopters

For a safe, comfortable workplace for helicopter maintenance

Our individually fitted maintenance and work platforms for helicopters with skids are made from aluminium, which means that they are absolutely low-maintenance. The design focuses on safety and easy handling. LICO maintenance platforms can be operated easily and ergonomically, ensuring fast, smooth work operations. Naturally, non-slip, non-skid steps and platforms and ergonomic handrails guarantee maximum safety when working at heights. To protect the helicopters during maintenance work too, all the exposed parts of the work and maintenance platforms are fitted with cushioned profiles.

The advantages at a glance:

  • Robust and corrosion-resistant
  • Safe and stable
  • Lightweight construction
  • Easy to handle
  • Ergonomic operation
  • Low-maintenance
  • For indoor and outdoor use
  • High level of safety
  • Range of optional extra fittings

An overview of the LICO maintenance platforms:

2112 – Height-adjustable maintenance platforms – suitable for all types of helicopter

2017 – Dismountable maintenance platform for standard landing gear

Compatible with Airbus helicopters EC135, H135, H135M and EC145, H145, H145M

1215 – Maintenance platform for helicopters with standard landing gear

Compatible with Airbus Helicopters EC135, H135, H135M and EC145, H145, H145M

1216 – Maintenance platform for helicopters with high landing gear

Compatible with Airbus helicopters EC 135, EC 635 H135, H135M and EC 145, EC 645, H145, H145M

2033 – NH90 maintenance/work platform NH90

Ask about the latest version (2137)

2063 – Special production of a high-access platform for the fuel-test area at Airbus Helicopters

Work platform for the maintenance and de-icing of aircraft engines

Compatible platform for the maintenance of helicopters directly on the landing platform

 

The height-adjustable maintenance platform, suitable for all types of helicopter.

For Airbus helicopters H135 and H145 (all versions) with standard landing gear. Can also be manufactured for other helicopters if required.

The working area of the platform can be adjusted in 100 mm stages from the original height of 300 mm to 1,900 mm. The steps can be adapted to the individual working height using movable parts. The height is adjusted using a mechanical hoist gear with overload slipping clutch. All surfaces facing the helicopter are fitted with a foam covering to prevent damage to the outer skin of the helicopter. To use the platform in various positions around the helicopter, it is provided with an extra protective bar that can be latched onto the handrail. A wide range of additional optional features is available for the platform. Please feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

Technical data:

  • Total length: 4.98 m
  • Width: 1.50 m
  • Min. platform height: 1.3 m
  • Max. platform height: 1.9 m
  • Max. total height: 3.15m
  • Weight: 350 kg
  • Loading capacity: 300 kg

Feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

Dismountable maintenance platform for standard landing gear

Compatible with Airbus helicopters H 135/EC 135 and H145/EC 145 (all versions) with standard landing gear Can also be manufactured for other helicopters if required.

Like the standard maintenance platform, the dismountable maintenance platform is a welded aluminium structure and is thus low-maintenance. It can be assembled in around 1 hour in a few simple steps using normal tools. This makes it particularly suitable for off-site outdoor use. The maintenance platform is available in versions for working on both the left and the right.

Technical data:

  • Total length: 3.11 m
  • Width: 1.20 m
  • Min. platform height: 1.26 m
  • Max. platform height: 1.56 m
  • Max. total height: 2.4 m
  • Weight: 130 kg
  • Loading capacity: 250 kg

Feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

The maintenance platform for helicopters with standard landing gear

Compatible with Airbus Helicopters EC135, H135, H135M and EC145, H145, H145M Can also be manufactured for other helicopters if required.

This small maintenance platform for helicopters with standard landing gear is the lightest platform in the LICO product range. The height can be increased by a further 310 mm using the additional working area. All surfaces facing the helicopter are fitted with a foam covering to prevent damage to the outer skin of the helicopter. To ensure safe working at heights, handrails are fitted on the steps and on two sides of the maintenance platform; these can be removed for transport. A tool shelf is also available as an option.

A wide range of additional optional features is available for the platform. Please feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

Technical data:

  • Total length: 3.11 m
  • Width: 1.20 m
  • Min. platform height: 1.26 m
  • Max. platform height: 1.56 m
  • Max. total height: 2.4 m
  • Weight: 115 kg
  • Loading capacity: 250 kg

Feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

The maintenance platform for helicopters with high landing gear.

Compatible with Airbus helicopters EC 135, EC 635 H135, H135M and EC 145, EC 645, H145, H145M Can also be manufactured for other helicopters if required.

This very lightweight maintenance platform is suitable for high landing gears. The height can be increased by a further 310 mm using the additional working area. All surfaces facing the helicopter are fitted with a foam covering to prevent damage to the outer skin of the helicopter. To ensure safe working at heights, handrails are fitted on the steps and on two sides of the maintenance platform; these can be removed for transport. A shelf for tools and manuals can also be provided if required.

A wide range of additional optional features is available for the platform. Please feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

Technical data:

  • Total length: 3.6 m
  • Width: 1.2 m
  • Min. platform height: 1.56 m
  • Max. platform height: 1.86 m
  • Max. total height: 2.70 m
  • Weight: 140 kg
  • Loading capacity: 250 kg

Versions:

– HMF-BG-135-730 (high landing gear, for working on right)

– HMF-BG-135-740 (high landing gear, for working on left)

 

Feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

The LICO for the NH 90

Compatible with the NH 90

The German Armed Forces have been carrying out their MRO work on this platform for over 10 years. RUAG is also an advocate of this platform. With its superb stability and sturdiness and accurate workmanship, it meets all the requirements of countless customers. The platform is designed to be positioned at the side of the helicopter. To reach the required position, the platform can be precisely moved both lengthways and crossways. Two steering wheels with directional stops can be fixed to ensure safe lengthways movement. All the wheels have a brake. Three shelves are provided to hold tools and manuals. A folding small parts container is also provided on one surface (FOD). Additional supports are used to level out uneven floors.

Technical data:

  • Total length: 4.66 m
  • Width: 1.36 m
  • Platform height: 2.2 m
  • Total height: 3.33 m
  • Weight: approx. 420 kg
  • Loading capacity: 300 kg

Feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

LICO Special production of a high-access platform for the fuel-test area

Compatible with Airbus helicopters

As a design project for Airbus Helicopters, LICO produced a high-access platform for use in fuel test areas. An access platform was developed and produced in line with the customer’s specific requirements. Every step in the process was supported by open, customer-focussed communication.

The result can be described as “carefully thought out in every detail” and “professionally constructed”.

Feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

LICO maintenance platform

For the maintenance and de-icing of aircraft engines.

This work platform provides high access for the general maintenance and de-icing of aircraft engines. However, the platform can also be used for hands-on checks. Like a normal car trailer, the work platform is attached using the support wheel and towed to the work area. There, the maintenance platform is detached and pushed to the aircraft by hand. The guard rails on the platform can be changed over so that one side is always open to allow access to the engine.

Technical data:

  • Length: 3,940 mm
  • Width: 1,400 mm
  • Platform height: 2,000 mm:
  • Total height: 3,100 mm:
  • Weight: 190 kg
  • Capacity: 2,000 N
  • 2 people support load 700 N
  • Towing speed: max. 30 km/h

Feel free to contact us with your individual requirements.

The compatible LICO platform for the maintenance of helicopters on the landing platform

Professional, flexible maintenance using LICO maintenance platforms to meet the highest standards

The individually modified platform for safe, easy access to the helicopter on the landing platform. Designed to allow up to 4 people work on the platform at the same time. The lightweight aluminium construction makes the platform easy to handle, and the high number of weld seams makes it low-maintenance and extremely stable.

Feel free to contact us with your requirements.

Questions?

LICO GmbH focuses on solutions and provides customised results. If you have any questions or individual requests, our engineers would be delighted to help you directly.