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TCR International

Ground Support Equipment Rental and Maintenance Solutions

Founded in 1999, TCR is today a major business-to-business service provider in the GSE sector. TCR implements the rental, repair and maintenance of Ground Support Equipment (GSE) and owns over 14,000 units.

Brussels Airport,
Haachtsesteenweg 201,
1820 Other,

Brussels Airport,
Haachtsesteenweg 201,
1820 Other,

A tow truck pulling an aeroplane

TCR is an established supplier of ground support equipment (GSE) for airports, with services that include fleet sale and rental, maintenance and repair, as well as ramp assistance, and sale of previously owned GSE.

As well as airports, clients include airlines, handling companies and handlers of cargo. TCR’s workforce comprises more than 1,200 employees and operates in more than 130 airports worldwide.

Ground support equipment for airport operations

With hundreds of pieces of GSE at its disposal across a vast range of types and brands, TCR Remarketing is a one-stop shop to purchase and hire GSE fleets.

Motorised GSE equipment available includes:

  • Air-conditioning units (ACU)
  • Air support units (ASU)
  • Beltloaders
  • Cabin heaters
  • Deicers
  • Ground power unit (GPU)
  • Lavatory trucks
  • Loaders
  • Passenger buses
  • Pushback tractors
  • Towbarless tractors
  • Tractors
  • Truck-mounted stairs

TCR offers non-motorised GSE such as:

  • GSE carts
  • Dollies
  • Crew or engineering stairs
  • Towable passenger stairs
  • Towbars

GSE rental and operating leases

We can meet short-term requirements through our rental services and longer requirements through an operating lease from individual motorised and non-motorised GSE, to an entire fleet. Renting equipment can be more cost-effective for customers if required for short periods and cut investment risks.

Sale of used GSE and associated services for airports

Once the initial period of rental has ended, clients have an option to buy motorised and non-motorised GSE from TCR. TCR’s highly qualified technicians and mechanics ensure that GSE is able to meet specific industrial demands.

Refurbishment services are available depending on requirements, including routine maintenance and restoring equipment to factory condition. All equipment has been maintained in accordance with OEM standards and is thoroughly inspected for safety before delivery. All units will arrive ready for service.

Fleet management solutions for airports

TCR provides cost-effective solutions to increase, replace, back-up or build a new GSE fleet. Equipment is safe and reliable, with a long service-life and quick delivery times.

In order to provide a service that is both economical and high-quality, it is vital to have a cost-effective fleet.

It is vital to have substantial experience in GSE and comprehensive information of how all equipment is used. For this reason, TCR ensure it invests in the most advanced technologies for data collection and management.

Data gathered includes maintenance and service history, safety accreditation, and usage hours. All information collated is then used by customers to optimise the performance of their fleets.

Maintenance and ramp assistance services for commercial airfields

TCR ensures that GSE is always ready-to-use and in optimum condition, which is vital for ramp operators. We offer preventive maintenance services, fleet monitoring, and prompt intervention in the event of any ramp problems.

Maintenance facilities offer:

  • Well-equipped airside workshops
  • Qualified technicians
  • Efficient spare-parts policy
  • Advanced technical know-how
  • Awareness of local security and environmental regulations
  • Online technical data management

Ramp assistance services include:

  • Airside workshops
  • Fast response times to ramp emergencies
  • Online and telecommunications devices

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TCR International and Aeroservicios Establish Joint Venture Company

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TCR in Germany

In March 2012 TCR did a sale and rent-back operation with Aviapartner's GSE in Dusseldorf Airport. Since then, TCR has also been supporting Aviapartner with additional equipment to help its strong growth in the airport.

TCR in Scandinavia

The sale and rent-back of all Menzies' GSE in Oslo Airport took place in October 2010. For, the next step TCR started looking at additional customers in the Scandinavian region; the main players being SGS and Aviator (Röros, Nordic Aero, Northport, Novia).

TCR Workshop at the International Airport Expo

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TCR International NV

Brussels Airport

Haachtsesteenweg 201





TCR Belgium

Haachtsesteenweg 201

1820 Steenokkerzeel


TCR Remarketing

BE-Haachtsesteenweg 201

1820 Steenokkerzeel


TCR Denmark A.P.S

c/o Grant Thornton

Stockholmsgade 45

DK-2100 Copenhagen

TCR France

Roissytech - Zone de Fret 4

Rue du Cercle - Bât 3316

BP 13071 Roissy en France

F - 95723 Roissy Charles de Gaulle



TCR Germany

Terminal B, Terminal Ring 1

Düsseldorf International Airport

40474 Düsseldorf


TCR Ibérica

Edificio 14 Planta Cuarta

Cañada Real de las Merinas 13

28042 Madrid


TCR Ireland

Unit 3 Corballis Park

IE - Dublin Airport


TCR Italia

Via Giuseppe Revere, 16

20123 Milano


TCR Nederland

Folkstoneweg 100

NL-1118 LN Schiphol Zuid-Oost


TCR Norway

Tryggve Grans veg 3

Postboks 225

2061 Gardermoen


TCR Sweden A.B.

Box 4022

195 02 Märsta




Unit 1, Building 16265

Exeter Way, Hatton Cross

Heathrow Airport - Hounslow



United Kingdom

TCR Americas

3750 NW

49 Street Miami

FL 33142

United States of America

TCR Asia Sn.Bhd.

Lot A1, A2 & A3, 1st Floor Block D2

Southern Common Amenities & Facilities (SCAF)

64000 KLIA Sepang

Selangor Darul Ehsan