About the Company
At SDC Trailers, the core of our operations is driven by our philosophy to understand our customer's business, understand their logistic requirements and then tailor a solution to meet their needs. Each trailer is designed and manufactured to benefit our customers operations.
The leading semi-trailer brand
Established in 1978, SDC operated from a small shed in Bellaghy. It has grown from a one man operation to be the UK and Ireland's largest semi-trailer manufacturer. We now have four manufacturing plants, based in Toomebridge, Magherafelt, Antrim and Mansfield.
SDC supply trailers to a wide range of companies and have built relationships with the industry’s leading logistics operators, supermarket chains and hire companies including TIP Trailer Services, Hireco Trailer Rental, Ryder and Trailer Resources Ltd.
Over the last four decades, SDC have pioneered a number of industry first semi-trailer solutions for the modern-day transport operator. We understand the importance of maximizing trailer performance, in order to support your business operations. Working closely with our customers, SDC are committed to continuously providing innovative solutions for your transport requirements.
State of the Art Manufacturing
SDC have four modern and efficient manufacturing facilities, which are among the most modern in Europe and fully accredited to ISO 9001/2000. SDC’s 600,000 sq ft production space is home to the entire trailer manufacturing process, which allows us to maintain direct control over the product and develop trailer solutions based on your specific transport requirements. Our dedicated business areas offer the complete package from bespoke manufacturing to finance, spare parts and servicing.
Leading supplier of Truck & Trailer Parts
SDC Truck & Trailer Parts is a subsidiary of SDC, providing the complete package to keep your operation on the road. Since opening our first branch at our headquarters in Toomebridge, we have transformed the parts industry.
Today, we have 9 branches in central locations and 32 vehicles on the road daily, ensuring customer downtime is kept to a minimum. An extensive portfolio that contains over 16,000 different Truck and Trailer Parts reflects our commitment to being the One-Stop-Shop for all your Commercial Vehicle Parts requirements.
The Global CIMC Group
SDC is part of the CIMC Group; a global player within the container, trailer and tanker industries, with annual sales of 110,000 vehicles. Supported by CIMC, SDC follows its own mission and values as we continue to build our future and achieve our vision.