With a long and rich history, there isn’t much that family-run John Hudson Trailers doesn’t know about trailers.
Operating from its 7-acre Bawtry site, this privately owned business has in excess of 600 trailers at any one time, which is the largest specialised hire fleet in Europe. As well as being for rent on short- or long-term contracts, the entire fleet is for sale.
Its extensive and varied stock includes curtainsiders and flats, in addition to a huge array of specialist kit such as platform skeletals, drop-frame machinery carriers, extenders, step-extenders and multi-axle low-loaders. Manufacturers of choice include Montracon, Dennison, SDC, Weightlifter, Corus, Broshuis, Doll, Nooteboom, TSR, King and Faymonville.
It also offers HGV testing, spare parts, tachograph calibration and brake analysis for trucks, trailers and buses.
John Hudson Trailers, which started out in 1959 as an Albion, and later a Leyland truck dealership, has also been known as Trailer Supermarket. Between them its 50-strong workforce have a massive amount of technical competence, knowledge and experience. The company and its staff prides themselves on having old-fashioned customer service levels, such as reliability, honesty and transparency.