The Sodor Shipping Company, based at Brendam Docks, where Cranky, Salty, and Porter work, is a large shipping company on Sodor. It first appeared in the second season and has appeared in every season since.
It was first seen at Knapford Yards in the second season. An identical building is located at Brendam Docks, first being seen in the fifth season. The dock manager's office is located in the building.