Gartec have been collecting awards since we began, thanks to our amazing technology and our knowledgeable and trusted Gartec team, who continue to help  professionals and homeowners on their journey to find the right accessibility solution.

Gartec Celebrates 30 Years of Excellence

This year, Gartec is proud to commemorate an incredible milestone – our 30th Anniversary! We have spent three decades revolutionising the way spaces are experienced, and our journey, marked by a relentless pursuit of excellence, has solidified our position as leaders in the provision of platform lifts.

Reflecting on thirty years of operations, we are filled with gratitude towards our dedicated team, whose expertise and commitment have been the cornerstone of our achievements. Our staff’s dedication has propelled Gartec to new heights, and their hard work and passion have not only driven our success but have also fostered a culture of innovation. Our customers, too, deserve special recognition. Your trust and support have been instrumental in our journey. Your feedback and loyalty have spurred us to continuously improve and challenge the boundaries of what is possible, and together, we have created more inclusive and accessible environments, making daily life more manageable and enjoyable for everyone.

A highlight of our 30th-anniversary celebrations was the partnership with Graze Delights, who curated an exquisite spread for us, symbolising the blend of creativity and quality that Gartec stands for. Thank you to everyone who has been a part of our journey so far. Here’s to celebrating the past 30 years of success and to anticipating the many achievements that lie ahead.

Badge displaying that Gartec has been voted Best Platform Lift Supplier 2024 in the BUILD Design and Build Awards

BUILD Magazine’s Best Platform Lift Supplier 2024

“A worthy winner of our Best Platform Lift Supplier 2024 – UK award, it is clear that when searching for a platform lift supplier, Gartec stands out for its enthusiasm, knowledge, and commitment to customer satisfaction.”

In a momentous celebration of our 30th anniversary, we are thrilled to announce our recognition as BUILD Magazine’s Best Platform Lift Supplier 2024! This prestigious accolade is a testament to our unwavering commitment to innovation, sustainability, and excellence in the platform lift industry. Our dedication to providing bespoke, aesthetically pleasing accessibility solutions has set us apart, ensuring our clients receive nothing but the best. We extend our heartfelt thanks to our valued clients and our exceptional team, whose expertise and dedication have been instrumental in achieving this honour.

Read more on the Build website here.


Gartec shortlisted for ‘best sustainable product and installation’ and ‘best home technology’ by the build it live awards

Following our win previously of the ‘Best Home Technology’ award, we have been shortlisted again for two important categories, this follows our efforts towards energy-efficiency and sustainability of platform lift products and our strong home offering to be able to provide homeowners with great accessibility products, with innovative technology.

It is an honour to be shortlisted in 2020, in a difficult year where our team has carried on all services, working incredibly hard and ensured we are there for our home customers proving and installation home platform lifts. The use of the great technology from the Gartec HomeLift (AHL) has meant we have been able to monitor home lifts remotely and reduce carbon footprint without a build up of impacted lifts.

BSI ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management Certified, ISO 9001 Quality Management Certified, ISO 14001 Environmental Management Certified

Gartec Achieve High Standards with BSI

Gartec are proud to be accredited for various systems and standards. Recently we have been working with BSI (British Standards Institute) to update, renew and add to our extensive collection – all designed to give you peace of mind.

The Buckinghamshire Business Awards Winner

Gartec are proud to be winners at the 2018 Buckinghamshire Business Awards in “Growth Business of the Year” category!

Announced as finalists in 2 categories at this years Buckinghamshire Business Awards in April, the Gartec team were inspected by the awards research team at our offices to research and film us in action. The glittering awards dinner in Aylesbury finally came round in May and the team got their glad rags on ready to celebrate. Announced as the winner in “Growth Business of the Year”, the Gartec team were thrilled.

The award is a real achievement for the whole team, who have worked hard to build Gartec and come together to help and support each other as we have grown. Well Done to the Gartec Team, as well as all the other finalists and winners from the night. Watch here. 

Occupational Therapy Show Awards 2018

Gartec 6000 Lift Wins OT Show Award

Gartec are proud to be Highly Commended in the Best Personal Independence Product category for the Gartec HomeLift Access, giving a more flexible and versatile option where patient homes are up to 6 floors, or users are in a bariatric/electric chair or travel with a carer.

Our award has taken pride of place on our awards shelf and we are thrilled to make such an impact.

The Buckinghamshire Business Awards Winner

Gartec’s Graham Parr Receives Buckinghamshire Business Award

We are very pleased to announce that Graham Parr – the MD of Gartec – has been awarded Business Leader of the Year at the 2016 Buckingham Business Awards. This is a great accolade for a business that has designed some of the most innovative and forward thinking products for the home lifts and platform lifts industry. With Graham at the helm we have had a hugely successful couple of years and we think that this recognition is well deserved.

Gartec Celebrates 20 Years in Business

March 2014 saw a special handover party for the 6512th recipient of a Gartec commercial platform lift which coincided with Gartec’s 20th Business Anniversary. The bright new Aritco 7000 platform lift will service the 32 retirement flats at the Masonic Housing Association sheltered housing facility in Aylesbury. The Gartec lift installation replaced a small dark lift with an awkward heavy door and will go a long way to make residents’ lives easier.

The Mayor of Aylesbury, Tom Hunter-Watts attended the handover ceremony and gave his seal of approval, after taking a test drive of the new platform lift along with the Warden, Margaret Farrow; the builder, Paul Wakefield, and Matt Akerman from Gartec. A large bouquet of flowers was presented to Margaret Farrow and Gartec also provided tea and cakes for all the residents.