Towing, Recovery & Low Loader Services Country Wide.
Car Towing Services has been the acknowledged leader in South African Towing and Recovery Industry since its inception in 1972. Our managers and staff have acquired a wealth of knowledge and technical expertise over a period of 38 years, enabling us to recover, tow, and transport a wide variety of vehicles, plant, and equipment in a safe and professional manner.
Over the years, we have been responsible for many innovations to meet the growing market needs. We list amongst our customers many of the largest multi-national and regional companies operating standards has always been of paramount importance to us. We are committed to maintaining the highest possible standards of service. We utilise state of the art, modern equipment, and training methods.
Our vehicles are fitted with live satellite tracking systems and we are in radio and cell phone contact with our operators at all times. Our control room is manned 24 hours a day so that by routing communications through our branch network, we are able to give customers accurate, up-to-date information on the progress of the work being done for them.
We come into contact with customers carrying hazardous substances and are committed to ensuring the safety of our operators, the public, customers’ products, and equipment. Therefore, we utilise correctly designed and constructed equipment such as airbags, which are properly maintained and fitted with all the requisite safety equipment. Our operators all undergo Hazmat training and are certified annually.
Car Towing East, our low loader division is one of the leading transporters of heavy equipment in South Africa today and has a large fleet of low loaders capable of transporting up to a hundred ton.
We operate the largest heavy towing fleet in the country and are able to recover and transport most types of vehicles and equipment without any additional damage.
We are committed to remaining at the forefront of recovery and transportation technology and have a program to import the latest, state of the art equipment from Canada, the U.S.A., and Europe.
The distribution of our branch facilities covers a very wide geographic spread, enabling us to service our customers more efficiently. Each branch operates its own fleet and is equipped with workshop facilities (for roadside repairs), washing facilities, and a control room. The majority of these branches are owned by the company and are developed to provide safe and secure storage facilities for ourselves and our customers.
Apart from our comprehensive coverage within the Republic of South Africa, we service customer's needs in neighbouring states, including Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, and Lesotho.
Adding to our branches we have a large network of approved sub-contractors. With this national footprint, we can respond to our customer’s needs timeously.