Adaptalift GSE are delighted to announce phase 1 of a sale & lease back agreement has been signed with Cabin Services Australia that will significantly improve the cabin cleaning motorised fleet currently owned by CSA.
The agreement sees Adaptalift GSE take ownership of the motorised cleaning trucks across the Australian ports where CSA operate, combined with a full service and maintenance agreement. An extensive programme of refurbishment is already underway, covering 5 & 10 yearly inspections where due, as well as the introduction of Adaptalift’s Group owned telematics system, Fleet On Line to improve operator safety, GPS tracking, impact, utilisation, engine vitals & maintenance tracking and more.
David Baker, CFO Cabin Services Australia said:
“We are happy to partner with Adaptalift GSE with this sale and leaseback deal which is very beneficial and provides certainty in these uncertain times. We are able to release cash tied up in our fixed assets, ensure certainty over our future costs while also ensuring the vehicles are maintained and operational at all times.”
Peter Whiffen, Group Managing Director of the Adaptalift Group, said:
“Adaptalift GSE is delighted to be awarded the fleet management contract for the CSA fleet across Australia. CSA in conjunction with Adaptalift GSE have set the bench mark for the management of GSE in Australia, by offering real time fleet management reporting, high level of customer service, fully integrated fleet management solutions utilising our best practices and technological innovations integrating both the service and fleet offering. We now look forward to a mutually beneficial long term relationship consolidating Adaptalift GSE as market leaders in the GSE sector.”
Adaptalift GSE is an integral part of the Adaptalift Group offering a full range of high quality ground support equipment for the aviation industry including partnerships with premier global brands. Adaptalift GSE is backed by over 36 years of fleet management experience with the most advanced telemetry, tracking technologies and dedicated staff, positioning itself as the market leader on fleets of all sizes and scope.
Adaptalift GSE brings advanced capabilities to the market through a network of six airside workshop facilities that are fitted out to the highest standards ensuring quality service, repair and rebuilds. Adaptalift GSE’s team of skilled industry specialists, with many years of experience, underpin their reputation as leaders in the ground support equipment service industry.