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28 11, 2019

Getting the better of common lift truck incidents

November 28th, 2019|

Given the regularity of forklift injuries and fatalities recorded every year across the industry, forklift safety awareness is of critical significance. An injury to an employee upsets staff morale and ultimately productivity, while damages to equipment translate into unwanted downtime, thus negatively affecting the company’s bottom line.     According to the Global Industrial Truck Association, [...]

28 11, 2019

Rebuilt Doosan forklifts for HELUKABEL

November 28th, 2019|

HELUKABEL SA recently took delivery of two rebuilt Doosan BR16JW forklifts from Goscor Lift Truck Company. The units made economic sense for the German cable importer and distributor, considering its warehousing and storage application doesn’t necessarily warrant buying new machinery.   As the costs of doing business keep rising, especially in constrained economic conditions, the [...]

15 11, 2019

New Crown ESR 1000 Series – driving Logistics 4.0 and IoT

November 15th, 2019|

Latest from Goscor Lift Truck Company is Crown’s new ESR 1000 Series reach trucks. The range’s future-proof Gena operating system optimises performance and makes vital information easy to see, understand and use, while the full connectivity makes it ideally suited for challenges of Logistics 4.0 and the Internet of Things. Recent developments in forklift technology [...]

31 10, 2019

Second certified DP trainer for GLTC

October 31st, 2019|

In a move that will allow the company to train more staff to raise the knowledge pool within the organisation, GLTC has invested in the certification of a second Demonstrative Performance (DP) trainer by its principal, Crown.   Shane du Toit has become Goscor Lift Truck Company’s second certified DP trainer. After undergoing Crown’s DP TrainSafe [...]

3 09, 2019

Significance of regular lift truck audits

September 3rd, 2019|

Forklift safety is an important part of overall warehouse and site safety. To ensure a safe working environment, the importance of regular lift truck audits cannot be reiterated enough. Forklifts have changed dramatically over the years, but the basics of good equipment management haven’t changed nearly as much as the lift trucks themselves. The precepts [...]

22 08, 2019

Bendi forklifts fit the bill for Two-a-Day

August 22nd, 2019|

Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) recently delivered two Bendi B320 forklifts to Two-a-Day (TAD), one of the leading fruit growing, packing and marketing companies in Africa. The Bendi B320’s narrow aisle area, which increases pallet space on given floor area, influenced TAD’s buying decision.         Located in the Overberg area, east of Cape Town, TAD is [...]

26 06, 2019

Hands-on approach to GLTC’s merSETA training

June 26th, 2019|

Goscor Lift Truck Company has created a new learning centre for its merSETA-accredited training. The new facility is co-located with the company’s Rebuild Centre to give learners a platform to experience more hands-on training. To sharpen its technical skills, Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) established its own Training Centre at the beginning of September 2017. [...]

20 05, 2019

GLTC wins Crown’s global dealer of the year award

May 20th, 2019|

In a ground-breaking achievement that heralds its world-class customer service standards, Goscor Lift Truck Company has won the Summit Award, an accolade bestowed to Crown’s best global dealer of the year.    Crown – one of the world’s largest material handling equipment manufacturers – recently recognised the outstanding performance and commitment to customer service by [...]

29 04, 2019

GLTC bags Level 3 B-BBEE status

April 29th, 2019|

In a proud moment that speaks to its transformational attitude, Goscor Lift Truck Company has just become the only importer of capital goods in South Africa to attain a Level 3 B-BBEE status. Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) has announced that it has attained a Level 3 B-BBEE status, effective March 2019. To get a [...]

29 04, 2019

GLTC gives farming community a lift at NAMPO

April 29th, 2019|

At this year’s NAMPO, Goscor Lift Truck Company will give the agricultural community a lift by showcasing products and solutions that offer lower total cost of ownership to end users. Grain SA’s NAMPO Harvest Day – a staple on the calendar of the South African agricultural community and those who serve it – enables producers [...]