Evans Trailers

Evans Trailers

Evans Trailers

Evans Trailers is a manufacturer of custom trailers for the logging and construction industries. The Evans trailer line includes logging trailers, flatbed trailers, lowboy trailers, and other specialty trailers.

Trailer Manufacturer Profile

  • Company: Evans Trailers
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  • Headquarters: Sumter, South Carolina
  • Founded Date: 1919
  • Founder: John Evans
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  • Website: evans-trailers.com
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Trailer Types

Evans 42 Plantation Log Trailer
Evans 42' Plantation Log Trailer

Historical Highlights


John Evans begins manufacturing log and pole trailers under the name Sumter Trailers.


Trailer division is expanded with new plant on Highway 15 South.

John Evans receives a patent for Safety Sleeper, an invention that provided sleeping space under a trailer.


Evans Trailers becomes a part of Diamatrix family of trailer manufacturers, joining Strick Trailers and Cheetah Chassis.