Welcome to Gearbox Repair Centre (Pty) Ltd
Mission Statement
Gearbox Repair Centre (Pty) Ltd is dedicated to providing clients with service excellence whilst continuing to expand its expertise and search for growth opportunities in order to be the number one gearbox service provider in South Africa.
Values
The company is committed to providing services with integrity, honesty and reliability focusing on providing the customer with excellent service. Our focus on service excellence has led to converting a large number of first time customers into loyal customers.
Services
Gearbox Repair Centre specialises in the repairs of gearboxes for large (heavy-duty) transportation vehicles such as trucks and buses. We supply quality refurbished Eaton/Fuller and original ZF gearboxes as well as differentials. Our knowledge of Mercedes, Fuller, ZF, Eaton, Volvo, Scania, MAN and Rockwell gearboxes is accompanied by a well stocked parts department. We import our parts from Italy, Spain, Turkey, America, India, Brazil, Germany and Korea. We have a fully functional sales dept to assist with all your part requirements. We are official VOITH and ZF agents. Our sister company SA Propshaft Services provides propshafts & propshaft repairs to all vehicles. We have also established, M&J Clutch Repairs and Wholesalers which houses our SACH’s agency.

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Company Background

Gearbox Repair Centre (Pty) Ltd, was established in 1988, as a cc and later was registered as a (Pty) Ltd in 1995. Our head office is based in Cape Town and we have a vast distribution network which stretches throughout South Africa. Under the guidance of our Managing Director, Calvin Francois, the business has grown from strength to strength throughout the years.

The success of GRC has lead to further expansion in the establishment of our Joburg branch, Transmission Spare Parts Gauteng, Durban based, M&J Transmissions, Cape Town propshaft division – SA Propshaft Services as well as M&J Clutch and Wholesalers.

Furthermore, the group includes two trusts which houses its property portfolio which is detailed on our website www.grcgroup.co.za. Together, the trust owns more than 10 000 sqm of commercial space in the Stikland area, 3000sqm in Brackengate Business Park .

In 2011, GRC built and completed it’s current home in Brackenfell, it is approx. 2400sqm in size. In 2014, we added an additional 500sqm to our current building, now at 2900sqm. It is now one of the largest workshops in the country.

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Factors which contribute to our Success!
We are one of the largest importers of genuine replacement parts in the country.
We pride ourselves on our expertise, product knowledge and service quality.
Fast turnaround time which ensures same day service if possible.
We are a certified ZF agency.
We are official Voith distributors.
Our sound financial position enables us to expand quickly should opportunities present themselves.
Committed and dedicated management and staff.
A policy of in-house training and on the job training guarantees staff efficiency.
The low staff turnover ensures that the expertise remains within the company.

Updated technology in the form of a networked, computerised tracking and scheduling system for the costing and production of units. This ensures that jobs are done quickly and cost effectively.

A floor space of 2 900 meters squared.
We have a stock holding of several million rand.
Up to date Tax Clearance.
A member of NEASA & Seesa Labour.
Compliant with the Consumer Protection Act.
BEE Verified.


GRC is 100% black owned and most of our staff compliment is made up of disadvantaged groups. We have more than 30 dedicated staff members of which 7 are black females. GRC is a certified BEE rated company and we continuously strive to better our rating year on year.

Ownership Structure

Gearbox Repair Centre (Pty) Ltd is a family owned business, established initially close to 30 years ago by Calvin Francois who used his expertise, industry and product knowledge to build the company into the success it is today. His hands on approach, progressive leadership style and commitment to service quality ensures satisfied customers and a profitable business.

In recent years, his daughter has joined the directorship allowing the business to stay relevant and evolve with the addition of younger generations. Calvin's son manages the workshop and has allowed the workshop to expand its skill to incorporate retarders etc. As MD, Calvin Francois is responsible for after sales service & parts, deals directly with his overseas suppliers, keeping stock levels, distribution of manual transmissions, automotive, commercial & industrial vehicles.


Affiliate Companies
SA Propshaft
Tel 021 948 4353
Fax 021 949 9022
Cell: 083 630 2827

54 Willow Rd
Stikland
Bellville
Cape Town

Tel: 011 453 0134
Fax: 011 453 0172
Cell: 082 743 1469 (Rep & Admin)

Cell: 073 828 1327 (Sales)

234 Albert Amon Rd
Meadowdale
Johannesburg

Direct Line: 031 700 9263
Switchboard: 031 700 8143
Direct Fax: 086 581 1667
Fax: 031 700 8142
Cell: 083 299 4010

2 Monte Carlo Rd
Mahogany Ridge, Pinetown, Durban

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Customer Award Presented to GEARBOX REPAIR CENTRE High Performance
Customer Award Presented to GEARBOX REPAIR CENTRE High Performance
Customer Award Presented to GEARBOX REPAIR CENTRE High Performance
Golden Performance Awards Presented to GRC First Customer in South Africa
Golden Performance Awards Presented to GRC First Customer in South Africa
Golden Performance Awards Presented to GRC First Customer in South Africa
Golden Performance Awards Presented to GRC First Customer in South Africa
Golden Performance Awards Presented to GRC First Customer in South Africa
Golden Performance Awards Presented to GRC First Customer in South Africa

Products

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