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2021 Highlights

VIDEO: Our 2021 Highlights

As the first week of 2022 draws to a close, we are reflecting on the year that we have just had. Here’s just a few of our highlights from 2021!     If you’d like information on any of our products, please get in touch with our friendly team, or fill out a quote request …

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Workshop Equipment

VIDEO: For Workshop Equipment, It’s Totalkare!

Check out our latest corporate video below to learn all about Totalkare!     If you’d like more information on any of our products or services, please get in touch with our friendly team, or fill out a quote request form here.

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Headlamp tester video

VIDEO: Headlamp Tester

Check out our video below to learn more about our headlamp testers.     If you’d like more information on our headlamp testers, or any of our other products, please get in touch with our friendly team, or fill out a quote request form here.

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T8 mobile column lifts

VIDEO: T8 Mobile Column Lifts

Check out our video below to learn more about our T8DC and T8AC mobile column lifts.     If you’d like more information on our heavy duty vehicle lifts, or any of our other products, please get in touch with our friendly team, or fill out a quote request form here.

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Totalkare Mobile Brake Tester Video

VIDEO: Mobile Brake Tester

Check out our video below to learn more about our mobile brake tester.     If you’d like more information on our mobile brake tester or any of our other products, please get in touch with our friendly team, or fill out a quote request form here.

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VIDEO: Mobile Column Lift Service

Have a look at some of the activities our service engineers do to support our customers around the UK with mobile column lift service. Find out more about our service and aftercare here.     If you’d like more information on our service offerings, or of our products, please get in touch with our friendly …

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Totalkare Exhibition

It’s Exhibition Season! Here’s Where You’ll Find Us

If you’re in the vehicle game, you’ve got a packed diary ahead of you this September. Exhibition season is here – and just like you and your teams, we’ll be doing the rounds at some of the biggest and best events in the fleet, workshop, and technology sectors. So if you’re heading out to any …

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James Radford stepping back from Totalkare after nearly 30 years' service

James Radford exits Totalkare after nearly 30 years’ service

The board of Directors of Totalkare Heavy Duty Workshop Solutions Ltd announces that James Radford is stepping back from his role as Sales & Marketing Director after almost three decades with the Company. James joined the business in 1992 in the capacity of Internal Salesperson and after displaying a flair for sales and a passion …

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Special Recognition For Dedicated Colleagues

Two highly valued Totalkare employees have received special recognition, and been presented with a reward from the company after each achieving 20 years’ service. Field Service Engineer, David Georgiou, and Parts Controller, Carl Woodhouse, joined Somers Vehicle Lifts, as the company was then known, in March 2001. Over the years, David and Carl have witnessed …

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Easter opening hours!

We are wishing everyone a happy Easter bank holiday! Please see our opening times below.   Office opening hours Thursday 1st April: 8am – 5pm Friday 2nd April: Closed Saturday 3rd April: Closed Sunday 4th April: Closed Monday 5th April: Closed Tuesday 6th April: 8am – 5pm   Engineer support Thursday 1st April: 8am – …

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VIDEO: Mobile Brake Tester Demo

Did you know that we can facilitate live demos of our equipment at the Totalkare warehouse at a time to suit you? Just like the Mobile Brake Tester demo in our video below. 💬Enquire today to set up yours!   If you’d like more information, or to set up a demo, please get in touch …

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VIDEO: TK Q&A: Heavy Duty Four Post Lift

We sat down with one of our knowledgeable Area Sales Managers, Jack Longstaff to learn all about our heavy duty four post lift, and answer some key questions. Check out Jack’s answers in our video below.     If you’d like more information on our heavy duty four post lift or any other product, please …

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VIDEO: TK Q&A: Diesel Smoke Meter

We sat down with Jack Longstaff, one of our knowledgeable Area Sales Managers, to learn all about our diesel smoke meter, and answer some key questions. Check out Jack’s answers in our video below. If you’d like more information on our diesel smoke meter or any other product, please get in touch with our friendly …

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VIDEO: TK Q&A: All About Mobile Column Lifts

We sat down with Jack Longstaff, one of our knowledgeable Area Sales Managers, to learn all about our flagship mobile column lifts, and answer some key questions. Check out Jack’s answers in our video, or full transcript, below.     Q. Can you kick us off with an overview of Totalkare mobile column lifts? A. …

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Totalkare relocate to Kingswinford

Growth sees Totalkare relocate to support larger product range

On the back of several years of sustained growth, Totalkare will relocate to a new, purpose-built facility on Monday 21 September 2020. The modern facility, located at Pensnett Trading Estate in Kingswinford, near Dudley, will enable Totalkare to optimise the workflow on the shop floor and increase capacity for holding stock of mobile column lifts, …

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Totalkare to Support Ronald McDonald Houses in 2020

Totalkare is pleased to announce Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) as its charity partner for 2020. Ronald McDonald House Charities provides homes for families to stay nearby whilst their child is being treated in hospital. The Ronald McDonald House Charities organisation has been supporting families globally since 1974, with the first UK house being constructed …

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Totalkare celebrates 40 years of supplying column lifts

The UK’s leading provider of lifting and testing solutions reveals why the milestone of 40 years supplying column lifts in the UK is the perfect time to embark on a five-year expansion plan. 2020 is set to be a big year for Totalkare. The UK’s number one supplier of heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions will be …

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Tony Boyce celebrates 20 years' service with Totalkare

Engineer Tony Boyce clocks up 20 years with Totalkare

A Totalkare employee has been presented with a reward from the company after achieving 20 years’ service. Tony Boyce joined Somers Vehicle Lifts, as the company was then known, in November 1999. Since then he has worked as a field service engineer, testing and maintaining lifts at customer sites across the north and west of …

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Clare Abrey a new creative mind for the Marketing department

TotalKare is pleased to announce the appointment of Clare Abrey in the role of Marketing Executive. Clare has worked in marketing roles within financial services and education over the last four years, which followed the completion of two media degrees and a stint in television production. She brings to the role experience in copywriting, project …

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Mental health charity benefits from TotalKare manager’s ‘beard-off’

A TotalKare manager is looking considerably more fresh-faced this month after shaving off his beard for charity. Steve Braund, Marketing Manager for TotalKare, had worn a beard for more than 20 years prior to braving the shave, which he did in aid of West Bromwich charity The Kaleidoscope Plus Group. The charity works to promote …

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TotalKare lifts Van Hool EX16M to celebrate 30-year Arriva Bus and Coach partnership

A next-generation Van Hool coach was the star of the show at an event to mark a 30-year partnership between the UK’s specialist provider of heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions and Arriva Bus and Coach. The team at TotalKare in Halesowen, West Midlands, wasted no time in lifting the new Van Hool EX16M 1.7 metres off …

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Administrator Beth trades training for TotalKare

TotalKare is pleased to announce the appointment of Beth Dunn in the role of Aftersales Administrator. Beth joins the TotalKare team after working as an administrator at a training provider for young people in Netherton and brings her experience in managing data and client liaison to her new role. Confident and determined, Beth will support …

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Van Hool showcase marks 30 year partnership of TotalKare & Arriva Bus and Coach

Next generation coach technology will be heading to the Black Country later this month as part of a special TotalKare celebration. The UK’s specialist provider of heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions will be hosting the Van Hool EX16M on 20 June to mark 30 years of working in partnership with Arriva Bus and Coach. Delegates will …

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TotalKare targets 20% growth after Management Buy-Out

One of the UK’s leading providers of heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions is targeting significant growth after being bought as part of a Management Buy-out. TotalKare, which sells mobile and fixed lifts to national operators and independent workshops, has been purchased by a team led by ‘lifting’ specialist David Hall, existing Chairman Mike Lord and fellow …

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TotalKare champions vocational learning with apprentice appointment

The UK’s number one provider of heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions has reinforced its commitment to developing its own staff by taking on another apprentice. TotalKare, which works with commercial vehicle workshops and bus and coach operators across the UK, has recruited Joe Snipe as its latest employee meaning that over 10% of the firm’s current …

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TotalKare teams up with Cucumber PR

TotalKare is delighted to announce a new partnership with Cucumber PR, who will provide public relations services to the UK’s number one supplier of mobile column lifts from March 2018 onwards. Cucumber PR is one of the region’s leading PR agencies, providing a host of public and private sector clients with a range of tailored …

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Change of personnel as TotalKare employee jets off for Canadian adventures

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TotalKare names Mary Stevens Hospice as its Charity of the Year

TotalKare is pleased to announce its staff have selected Mary Stevens Hospice as the Company’s chosen charity of the year for 2017. Based in Stourbridge, West Midlands, Mary Stevens Hospice has been providing high quality care for people living with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses since 1991 to those within the Dudley Borough, the Black …

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TotalKare’s Dan set to rock the UK with Victory Lane in January!

One of TotalKare’s back office team is trading finance spreadsheets for his Fender Telecaster in the New Year as he heads out for a fortnight-long tour of the UK with his band Victory Lane. Dan Rowbottom, a Finance Assistant at TotalKare, has fulfilled guitar and backing vocal duties for Victory Lane in his spare time …

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TotalKare gives employee all expenses paid cruise trip for 50 years’ service

TotalKare, the UK’s number one provider of heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions, has rewarded an employee celebrating 50 years’ service with an all-expenses paid 12-night Iberian cruise. TotalKare also gave Glenda Barratt and her husband Lance £500 towards clothes for the cruise and chauffeur-driven transfers from their home to the cruise liner and back so that …

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New faces in Marketing & Sales at TotalKare

TotalKare, the UK’s number one provider of heavy-duty vehicle lifting solutions, has welcomed two new additions to its workforce as it gears up for more success in 2018. First is the appointment of Steve Braund as Marketing Manager, who brings with him a wealth of marketing experience, specialising in engineering and utilities disciplines.  Braund, 37, …

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TOTALKARE expands to meet growing demand

A successful name change, enhanced after-sales service and the popularity of its expanding range of heavy-duty vehicle lifts have led to the expansion of the TOTALKARE headquarters in Halesowen. Formerly known as SOMERSTOTALKARE, the UK’s number-one provider of heavy-duty vehicle-lifting solutions has been based at Coombs Wharf for the past six years. Now it has …

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Totalkare Lifting Solution For Bendy Buses

The UK’s leading provider of heavy-duty vehicle lifts has delivered the ideal lifting solution for a company specialising in the repair, refurbishment and maintenance of ‘bendy’ buses and airport transport vehicles. Guthrie Engineering Services took delivery of a new set of six TOTALKARE cable-free lifts shortly after opening its Bishop’s Stortford workshop earlier this year …

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