About us

Conveniently located a short way off interstate 95 at exit 89 to serve Richmond, Ashland and the surrounding area. Lawrence Trailer is here to serve our customers whether you are a corporate partner and need 20 dump bodies with custom paint and logo, or replacement parts for your current single fleet service unit we are here to help. We have been providing service and truck equipment to Richmond for 44 years. Customers in the area know that if you want the job done right the first time you take your business to Lawrence Trailer.

Our product lines are listed and we always have a variety of select used bodies or new bodies in stock. If you are in the market for a truck body, lift gate, fifth wheel, or snowplow then you are at the right website. Lawrence Trailer can handle your job from the simple stock installation to full customization and design.
In today’s business climate everyone talks about customer service and service after the sale. The service we provide comes from an employee owner with a vested interest in the success of our business. We proudly claim to do the job right the first time because our employee owners and management staff have 45 years of knowledge and experience in the installation and customization of service truck parts and accessories. Go ahead and give us a call or come by and visit us to see what we are all about.


Dixie Trailers was founded in 1967 as a truck service body provider for the Richmond and Ashland areas. Dixie moved to its current location in 2001 in order to provide a more modern service department and have land to grow the business.

Lawrence Companies acquired Dixie Trailer in October 2009 in an effort to grow their diverse business holdings. Scott Lambert who had 16+ years’ experience with Dixie and its customers now serves as Sales Manager for Lawrence Trailer overseeing customer service and sales. While Scott continues to manage the business Paul Scheetz a 25+ year Lawrence veteran manages the service department. Scott and Paul’s customer focused management style has been a great fit with Lawrence Equipment and Lawrence Companies. A 100% employee owned and managed Company.

Lawrence Trailer and Truck Equipment is a 10 year Member of the Knapheide 1848 club, recognizing us as an outstanding sales and service provider of Knapheide products.