26th January 2022
New rules for international road haulage
The Department for Transport has released guidance on new rules for HGVs transporting goods to or through Europe - check which types of journeys you’ll need to register before 2 February 2022 and what documentation is required. If you use HGV's to transport goods between two separate points in the...
13th December 2021
SDC Trailers ‘Love the Lorry’ winners announced
Congratulations to Alastair Tennant who is the winner of SDC Trailers ‘Love the Lorry’ photo competition. Alastair shared this stunning photo of his Walter Dandie & Sons 45ft SDC Flatbed trailer transporting rounds bales with their R490 Scania and added that the trailers are “well-built and reliable” for their straw, fertiliser...
24th October 2021
SDC PHOTO COMPETITION - NATIONAL LORRY WEEK
SDC is celebrating National Lorry Week by running a competition giveaway to win an exclusive SDC 1.50 scale Truck Model and goodie bag. To be in with a chance to win, we're asking you to send in a photo of your Truck and SDC Trailer and tell us why you love the lorry. Simply take a photo, submit your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org and share online using the hashtags #sdctrailers and #lovethe...
4th October 2021
BJS Haulage go with 80 new EN-XL spec Freespan Curtainsider trailers
West Midlands based BJS Haulage has confirmed an order for 80 new SDC Freespan Curtainsiders in response to rising demand for its services, the first 40 of which have already gone into service. The lightweight Freespan Curtainsiders offer an enhanced payload for BJS’s multipurpose transport of pallets, furniture, food and beverages, retail industrial...
13th September 2021
SDC marks 10,000th trailer milestone at new production facility
SDC Trailers, the UK and Ireland’s leading semi-trailer producer, recently marked a manufacturing milestone when its 10,000th trailer came off their new production line in Toomebridge, three years after the facility became operational. The semi-automated line was commissioned in August 2018 as part of a £7million expansion to SDC’s existing Northern Ireland base..
25th August 2021
SDC Trailers hosts Recruitment Open Day event in Toomebridge - Saturday 4th Sept 2021
SDC Trailers is looking for passionate and committed team players for a wide range of roles, if you are starting out, or thinking of a career change, come along to our Recruitment Open day for a tour of our facilities and to find out more about the career opportunities we have available in Toomebridge and Antrim...
17th August 2021
Nidd Transport completes trailer investment with SDC following Xpediator acquisition
North Yorkshire based haulier Nidd Transport, has taken delivery of ten new triaxle Curtainsiders from trailer manufacturer SDC, as part of an ongoing fleet renewal and growth strategy. The investment aims to enhance the company’s haulage operations together with parent group Xpediator, who acquired the...
28th June 2021
Stan Robinson Pallet Network renews fleet with SDC straight and double-deck trailers
Stafford based haulier and pallet network, Stan Robinson has taken delivery of 10 new SDC Curtainsiders as part of the company’s fleet renewal program, strengthening their express and overnight services throughout the UK. The new EN 12642-XL certified Curtainsiders feature BPW Eco-Plus axles and Knorr Bremse EBS braking, SDC’s fuel-saving...
14th May 2021
TIP Trailer Services long-standing partnership with SDC sees over 1,000 new trailers go into production
Leading equipment service provider, TIP Trailer Services has confirmed a substantial order with trailer manufacturer SDC, for the delivery of more than 1,000 new semi-trailers for their UK and Ireland based customers. The order marks the continuation of over 20 years of collaboration between the two companies and is a result of...