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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:

TCR implements the rental, repair and maintenance of ground support equipment (GSE).
TCR is the 'GSE Integrator' specialised in renting GSE and provides innovative turnkey solutions in the field of GSE management.
TCR's GSE repair and maintenance skills encompass all equipment used to operate an airport such as: aircraft tractors, loaders, conveyor belts, passenger stairs, baggage carts and ground power units.
Highly skilled technicians from TCR take care of all the maintenance and repair work on GSE.
A comprehensive range of ground support equipment is available for rental and purchase.
All GSE provided by TCR arrives optimised and ready-to-use.
TCR provides complete GSE fleets for airports to meet specific demands.
Engineers from TCR help ensure that all ground support equipment is functioning correctly at all times.
  • 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