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Our Mission

Designing and manufacturing truck bodies and trailers for the transport industry industry is but a means towards an end - the opportunity to forge a long-term professional relationship with you, our client. This is the philosophy by which we conduct our business and we do so confident in the knowledge that our many satisfied clients are without doubt, our best advertisements.

Of course, inherent in this philosophy is the ability to meet your expectations not only throughout the design and manufacturing process but also in terms of providing a superior solution to your needs at a fair price. People, Service, Innovation and Excellence - these are the standards which set SERCO apart.

Our core purpose: Giving customers the edge through delivering great products and services.


Our Vision

Our core purpose: Giving customers the edge through delivering great products and services.


SERCO offers the complete solution: with an in-house design department, and state of the art trailer and truck body manufacturing facilities, we provide the right solution for the job – no matter how big or small.

The New Generation “Protec Steel Frost Liner” is a tangible example of SERCO’s innovative excellence. This concept provides for a new look trailer, one which offers a significant increase in thermal performance and durability; giving you the edge your company needs.

Quality Makes the Difference

The market leading success of SERCO can be attributed to the quality of our products and services. Quality lies at the heart of SERCO'S manufacturing philosophy; Total Quality Management providing quality control at each level of production - from the early stages of component manufacture through to customer delivery - whilst recognising our responsibility towards environmental protection and as such striving to maintain sound business practices.

This commitment to excellence has resulted in a loyal customer following. Our emphasis on quality, combined with a philosophy of continuous improvement, is recognised and endorsed by SABS ISO9001:2008.

SERCO Giving You the Edge
SERCO'S comprehensive Client Support Programme embraces:
  • Providing the complete solution: SERCO has an in-house design team and state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities located in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town.
  • Specialist experience to provide the correct solution for your requirements.
  • Superior quality at a competitive price with a no-nonsense warranty policy.
  • Nationally situated service divisions to offer superior after-sales care.
  • Innovative design solutions to improve transport operating efficiencies and give our customers the edge.
  • Professionalism and integrity is the cornerstone of our partnership with clients. Truck bodies mounted in accordance with OEM guidelines.
  • Our trailer manufacturing facility has ISO9000:2008 certification.
  • 3 Year Warranty (Terms & Conditions apply).
  • On site repairs can be arranged at your convenience.
  • Extensive range of accessories to help solve your unique challenges (multi temperature; load securing etc.)
Serco History

SERCO Industries continues to build on over 35 year history of innovation. Starting from humble beginnings in 1981 as "Vital Services". The name was subsequently shortened to "SERCO" to reflect the focus on service to the transport industry. For many years the motto of SERCO was "Striving for Service Excellence" and today this is still the foundation the Company is built on.

The company has grown from strength to strength and currently has manufacturing and after sales repair divisions based in Durban, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth which are dedicated to providing unsurpassed service and innovation.

SERCO have tailored their products to meet the demanding operating conditions of the local market and are South Africa's leading designer and manufacturer of refrigerated and dry freight vehicles.



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Our Products & Services

Our dedicated service divisions are conveniently located in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape and Port Elizabeth. This enables Serco to meet the needs of our customers wherever they are located and provide unsurpassed after sales support.

We unequivocally guarantee our truck bodies and trailers against defects in material or workmanship. Our standard terms and conditions apply. 

Refrigerated Vehicle

Insulated truck bodies and trailers for transporting perishable goods.

Dry Freight Vehicle

Truck bodies and trailers for transporting general freight.

Special Purpose

Special purpose vehicles developed with the use of the latest 3D CAD software.


Serco has a range of used refrigerated trailers, prices available on request. 

Spare Parts

SERCO offers a range of quality spares from our nationally situated facilities. 

Repair Service

Dedicated service divisions conveniently located in Gauteng, KwaZulu Natal, Western Cape and Port Elizabeth.

Remote Temperature Monitoring

RTM can reduce product losses and improve the Cold Chain.

Load Securing

We offer many Load Securing Systems; transport is safer and more efficient. 

Serco Pre-Owned Trailers

Serco has the following stock of used refrigerated trailers, prices available on request. Trailers include service to cooler unit and certificate of fitness. Available for inspection at our facilities in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town as indicated below. Please contact us to send an enquiry.

Protec Steel Frost Liner

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SERCO has a reputation for providing high quality products and services. The transport sector is a dynamic industry and serves as the backbone of the South African economy. As the market leader for refrigerated and dry freight vehicles in South Africa, we realize that our continued success is directly related to the talent of our people.

Our core values:

Our goal for Team Serco is to create a sustainable company by working together to be Africa’s leader in truck bodies and trailers.

You may be the perfect fit for SERCO if you can add value and serve our clients in the manner they deserve.

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