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
  • Parent Company:
  • Headquarters: Sumter, South Carolina
  • Founded Date: 1919
  • Founder: John Evans
  • Traded as:
  • Subsidiaries / Brands:
  • Trailer Types:
    • Logging Trailers
    • Flatbed Trailers
    • Lowboy Trailers
    • Other Specialty Trailers
  • Other Products:
  • Website: evans-trailers.com
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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.