Company History

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Company History 2018-03-02T09:18:16+00:00

Carrylift Group was founded in 1988 and has grown to be one of the largest Materials Handling suppliers in the UK,  specialising in Bespoke Handling Solutions, local service and provides RTITB accredited forklift truck training courses along with forklift operator and manual handling courses and are also ISO9001 accredited.

Operating through a network of strategically located service centres and a principle member of the TCM Forklift Dealer Network. 45% of all staff within the company come from a time served, forklift engineering background to ensure you receive the highest quality of service. Due to recent contract gains we now have our own strategically based engineers throughout the UK in addition to our network partners.

Solutions provider, the Carrylift Group are part of the CorpAcq Group a South Manchester based company, committed to the acquisition, management and growth of successful businesses, such as materials handling.

CorpAcq was founded by entrepreneur Simon Orange and has a group turnover of more than in excess of £200m with over 20 different businesses within their portfolio. CorpAcq to date has built considerable experience across the Plant Hire, Materials Handling and Building Services sectors through its acquisitions of successful privately owned businesses. They are looking to expand their existing portfolio through synergistic acquisitions.  Inter group products now include semi/rough terrain forklifts, powered access platforms, excavators, skid steer loaders and mobile power generators.

Carrylift offers its customers – a “Total Solutions” approach to materials handling, specialising in finding the right equipment to suit your needs backed up with the highest levels of forklift service and maintenance support through a network of highly skilled forklift mobile engineers and workshops.

Carrylift customers are spread across all areas of business, whether industrial, distribution, warehousing or general commercial sectors. They all have one thing in common; they have unique applications and demand tailor made forklift truck solutions.

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