ZAL Elevators Limited

Installation, maintenance & repair of elevators. A subsidiary of Oti's
Elevators Company of South Africa.


  • Key figures: 20 employees, 2M+ USD yearly turnover

  • Before: company was using a custom made system for managing purchases.
    And excel for fields service operations for elevators installation and maintenance.

Main Challenge

  • Create maintenance operations schedule based on custom QC inspection criterias for each elevator setup.

  • Custom project costing to compare sales and purchases when installing a new elevator, in order to compute margin rates.

  • Implement a centralized system with legacy data.


  • Integration of Odoo Community to cover Sales, Purchase, Maintenance and Field Service.

  • The company has been using Odoo as its main tool for all business since the go-live.