Transporting Oversized Equipment From The Dealer
Are you in the construction or agricultural business and you need to purchase some new equipment? Are you wondering how to get those oversized implements and machines home? Help is available. It is more efficient, economical and safer to rely on a professional transporting service to get your oversized equipment from one location to another.
After all, having access to the tools, equipment, machinery, and implements that your operation needs are detrimental to your business. When you find the equipment that you need to get the job done, you want to make sure it arrives in one piece and in good condition. Oversized freight transport is a booming industry. With the internet making the world a much smaller place, customers can shop for oversized machinery all across the nation. And because customers are shopping all across the United States, they are using oversized equipment transport companies to get the equipment they are buying to their location.
In order to get your equipment transported, you must know the dimensions of the equipment and the approximate weight of the equipment as well. All rules relating to the weight of the truck and cargo are based on the weight on the axles—law enforcement is based on the weight on the axles. Knowing the weight of the equipment you need to be transported is the first and most crucial step in equipment transportation. Weights and dimensions must be actual values, not estimates.
Oversized equipment transport services are much more expensive than shipping regular vehicles. Oversized loads might be wider, taller, or heavier than the standard load. The process can be time-consuming, so you want to work with an experienced transport service that will acquire all the necessary permits to transport your equipment from one location to another.
Heavy oversized equipment services should only be done by companies that have the expertise and experience to handle this type of transports. At We Will Transport, Inc., we have the capabilities to transport oversized loads throughout the continental United States and Canada. We are experienced in hauling farm implements, construction equipment, oversized trucks and equipment, and heavy equipment for corporate dealers, private businesses, various industries, and local governments and municipalities. Transporting oversized machinery is not for the faint of heart. This process can be very time-consuming for both the transporting company and the customer that needs to have the equipment transported. This is why we have a dedicated team of experienced drivers and logistical directors that work exclusively to provide heavy oversized equipment services for our company. Oversize freight transport doesn’t have to be a nightmare if you select the correct company to work with.
We work to build lasting relationships with our clients, so many of them call us for all their transport needs. Established in the industry with a strong reputation, it is obvious that we have the skills and capabilities needed to handle heavy equipment and oversized load transport services throughout the country. To get an accurate estimate, we will need the exact weight and measurements of your equipment so we can determine the best way to transport it and which permits will be required. This information can be found in the owner’s manual, on the manufacturer’s website, or from the equipment dealer. If necessary, a call can be made to the manufacturer to confirm all the specifics so an accurate plan can be put into place.
When it comes to your oversized equipment transport needs, there is no piece of oversized machinery that is too big for us to handle. Our heavy oversized equipment services will accommodate your needs and provide you with an oversize freight transport experience free of headaches, heartaches, and pain.
With a team of highly skilled drivers and access to all kinds of trucks, trailers, and hauling equipment, we always provide first-rate service in every sense possible. Our company can provide full shipping services for all kinds of oversized or overweight loads. Our team of oversize freight transport specialists is ready to provide you with the best possible service available. All of the necessary permits to transport are acquired by the company. A route is carefully planned and approved. Some municipalities and roadways only permit oversized loads during certain hours and on specific days of the week. When you entrust the job to We Will Transport It, Inc., you know that it is in the caring, competent hands of experts.
What is oversize load equipment?
Generally, an oversize load, in most states, is any load that is more than 8.5 feet wide or 13.5 feet high (from the road surface to the highest point on the load. Note that some states consider any load wider than 8 feet, or taller than 12 feet as oversize loads. Maximum lengths vary by state.
How to contact a dealer oversized equipment transport Company?
Most times dealerships will recommend a transport company for your transport needs. Make sure that you do your due diligence when making recommendations for the dealer. In most cases, they will provide you with a quality transport company, but don’t just take it for granted because the dealership made the recommendation.