SDC - partners of Centre for Sustainable Road Freight

SDC Trailers is one of the largest trailer manufacturers in Europe.  A privately owned company, SDC has two subsidiary groups including SDC Northern and SDC Parts.  With continued investment, SDC has three modern and efficient manufacturing facilities that enables us to offer customers direct control over the entire manufacturing process

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SDC is currently supporting the following projects:


Future Mapping

This project will aim to review and synthesise all research into CO2 abatement measures for road freight transport undertaken in the Centre and elsewhere and on this basis construct a Read more…

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Ultra-Lightweight Trailer Design

This project will explore the benefits to be realised by using composite materials in the context of new trailer axle steering technologies which enable novel arrangements of axles and substantially Read more…