King Vehicle Engineering Ltd

Market Harborough
LE16 7PX
United Kingdom

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King Trailers Ltd provides the industry with a fantastic range of transport equipment solutions. The company was established in 1962 and soon became the UK’s largest manufacturer of heavy haulage and lowbed trailers.

Today, King Trailers Ltd offers excellent special trailers, truck mounted aerial access platforms, traffic management equipment and more. As leaders in the market, King is able to provide customers with the most effective transport solutions, supplied at competitive prices.

Here at King, we strive to meet the needs of our customers and are continually researching the industry and developing our services accordingly. We provide full customer support to ensure that customers benefit from the very best transport solutions available. Please contact our friendly team with your requirements or to find out more about our services.

King Trailers Ltd is ISO 9001/2008 approved.

Heavy Haulage

We offer a fantastic range of specialist heavy haulage trailers. All units in the range have been expertly designed and built to suit the demands of heavy equipment transporters and the construction industry. Our range features various trailers including:

  • Stepframe Low Loaders: we are the UK’s largest manufacturer of stepframe low loaders and offer four ranges (GTS Range, MTS Range, KPS Range and T Range).
  • Extending Trailers: we offer extending trailers with or without ramps suitable for long abnormal loads or construction equipment.

Other categories in the range include: Bodies and Drawbars, Low Loaders, Crane Ballast Trailers and Heavy Duty Trailers. Please visit our website to view the complete range.

Special Trailers

We also develop and create outstanding solutions for various industry applications. Examples of our solutions include:

  • 72 Tonne Tank Transporters (Heavy Equipment Trailer)
  • 80 Tonne Payload Tank Transporters for Rough Terrain
  • General Military Trailers
  • 50 Tonne Payload Off-Road Military Equipment Transporter

We also provide various covered vehicles with solid sides or curtain sides as well as a range of general purpose vehicles such as platform trailers, container carriers, mini artics, and arduous condition trailers. We are sure to be able to provide trailers to suit your requirements. Please give us a call at King Trailers Ltd to find out more.

Aerial Access Platforms

Here at King we introduced our Skyking aerial access division in 1996 and soon became the industry leader in the truck mounted access market. We offer various solutions including:

  • Van Mounts: includes RA Range of Articulated Van Mounts, Telescopic Van Mounts and TJV Van Mounts.
  • Straight Telescopic Platforms: includes the T Range of straight telescopic platforms from 14m to 21m working height.
  • Pantograph Booms: features a new standard access platform and optimum height to weight ratio to reach the greatest working heights.
  • 3.5 Tonne Applications: includes 3.5 Tonne Van Mounts and 20m Working Height on Nissan Cabster.
  • Telescopic Platforms with JIB: from 14m to 30m working height.
    Other platforms in the range include Off Road 4x4 Applications and Palfinger Platforms.

Please visit our website to view the complete range.

Traffic Management Equipment

King supplies an excellent range of truck equipment to traffic management authorities and local authorities. Our range includes:

  • Crash Cushions (TMA’s): features Safestop 90 (UK’s most popular crash cushion), Traiload MPS350 and Vorteq.
  • Traffic Management Trailers: range includes HWT 750 Sign Trailers (for use under Chapter 8 requirements), VMS Trailers, Traiload Plant Trailers and Traffic Management Bodies for Chapter 8.
  • Illuminated Signs: range includes VSA Signboards, VL Signboards, VMS Signboards with ‘Red Cross’ Block Vehicle Technology, Demountable Sign Boards (suitable for various car derived and transit type pick-ups), LP15 Lighting Arrow (either a bolt on unit or powered folding model) and WeNiPol LED Display Boards (roof mountable system).

Project Case Studies

Please visit our website to find out more about our excellent services via our project case studies. These detailed case studies provide examples of our capabilities and include:

  • Mobile Scanners for HM customs
  • Aircraft Engine Transporters
  • Wing Carriers for Airbus Industries
  • Mobile Bogies for Oilfield Services
  • Power Generation on the Move
  • Mobile Jigs and Fixtures
  • Transporting Jet Fuselages
  • Rail Conversions for Construction Plant
  • Bespoke Trailers for Motor Racing

Please view case studies in full on our website. For all other enquiries, please contact our friendly team at King Trailers Ltd.

For Sale

Please take a look at our website to view our latest range of available equipment, including: used and new vehicles, used and new access platforms, and used and new traffic management vehicles. Full unit descriptions are available to view online, including images and prices.

Please contact us at King Trailers Ltd to find out more.

After Sales Support

We are committed to providing customers with top quality equipment combined with first class customer services. Our fantastic team of trained personnel is divided into different areas to serve each product group to the highest of standards.

We also provide excellent service and repair services on our range of access platforms and traffic management vehicles and provide parts and accessories at competitive prices for our complete range of products.

King Trailers Ltd also offers training courses tailored to suit specific requirements.

Please get in touch to find out more.


Please visit our website to view our latest company news. News posts are updated on a regular basis so please return to the News section from time to time to find out more about recent developments at King Trailers Ltd.



Registration Number: 05543840
VAT Number: n/a
Registered at Companies House:23 August, 2005 (18 years and 6 months ago)
No of Employees: n/a
Annual Turnover: n/a

Opening Times

Monday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Tuesday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Wednesday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Thursday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Friday 09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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