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John Hudson Trailers Ltd.

John Hudson Trailers Ltd is a privately owned, family company of over 50 people operating on a 7 acre site at Bawtry. We have the largest specialised trailer hire fleet in Europe and have been trading continuously since 1959.

We hire and sell HGV commercial specialised trailer. Our fleet includes flats, platforms, curtainsiders, drop frame machinery carriers, extenders, step extenders and multi-axle low loaders.

Our goals are to enable UK and International hauliers to:

  • Expand their fleet when they need to
  • Find the specialised equipment and support they need to get their job done
  • Hire short or long term or buy outright

We also offer service, tachograph calibration and fitment, brake analysis, MOT preparation,  for HGV / PCV commercial vehicles, trucks, trailers and buses. In 2008 we became an official DVSA Authorised Testing Facility and also offer a wide range of HGV / PCV and trailer parts and spares.

Our Values:

  • Technically competent, knowledgeable & experienced
  • Easy to deal with, flexible, straight forward & willing
  • Honest, reliable, transparent & direct
  • Personal & honorable

John Hudson Trailers Ltd – Specialist Low Loader Trailer Hire & Sales

We buy, sell and rent (short or long term) HGV semi low loader extendable and non-extending step frame, plant trailers, tractor, wing and truss carrier specialist trailers. These single, double or triple extendible trailers are also known as trombone, teletrailers, multitrailers or just extenders. We also have a large number of flatbed (flat, platform trailers), urban and curtain siders. 

The 600plus modern trailers on our fleet use a variety of technology. Examples being: multiple self steering axles, hydraulic double flip ramps, beaver tails, wafer decks, override steering, detachable necks and/or SL technology.

Our fleet is comprised of trailers manufactured by BroshuisDollMontraconFaymonvilleNooteboomSDC and others. The size, quality and variety of our fleet allows us to offer customers the correct trailers required for their particular road transport contracts. Even at short notice.

Furthermore we offer repairs, re-furbishment, HGV VOSA testing, breakdown assistance, sparesservice, test preparation, tachograph calibration and brake analysis. These services are suitable for trucks, trailers, buses, tractor units, lorries and other PSV’s.

John Hudson Trailers Ltd is a family company and we have been working in the HGV specialist transport industry since the 1950’s. Our company is based in the UK at Bawtry in South Yorkshire.