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Wide Load Hauling

Wide Load Permit in Texas: What to Expect

January 31, 2023

When it comes time to secure a wide load permit in Texas, there is no shortage of concerns and questions that will arise. That’s why it pays to have access to the experts at Osage Specialized Transport. We can tell you everything you need to know about Texas oversize permits so that you can avoid the typical concerns. Knowing what to expect when you secure a wide load permit in Texas is crucial. To learn more about Texas DOT permits and Texas oversize load regulations, be sure to read on. With our help, obtaining a Texas overweight permit has never been... View Article

Flatbed Hauling

Flatbed Truck Safety: Tips for Secure Cargo Loading and Transport

January 31, 2023

When it comes to loading a flatbed trailer and handling all of your hazardous trucking needs, the good folks at Osage Specialized Transport have the experience you need in your corner. We can help you learn everything you need to know, including how to transport a load on a flatbed trailer and loading and unloading trucks. Thanks to this helpful guide with Osage Specialized Transport, loading a truck or securing flatbed loads has never been easier. By taking the time to read on and learn more about the following tips for secure cargo loading and transport, you can avoid the most common... View Article


What Kind of Trailer Do You Need to Haul Excavators?

December 23, 2022

On American highways, the weight of a load is not the only thing to be considered. The dimensions for the height and width are also critical. The limit is 8-1/2 feet for the width, and the height is 8-1/2 feet tall while on the trailer.  Loading an excavator on a trailer that is 8-1/2 feet or less can go on a flatbed trailer, saving on the excavator shipping cost. If the height is over 8-1/2 feet, then a removable gooseneck (RGN) or step deck trailer is required.  The Differences in Trailers There are many clearances that truck drivers must take... View Article

Shipping Heavy Equipment

5 Ways to Avoid Extra Costs When Shipping Heavy Equipment

December 23, 2022

Extra costs may arise with heavy equipment shipping, but the good news is that there are measures you can take to avoid those unwanted prices. Prices are constantly on the rise in every business. Getting the equipment shipping cost estimate ahead of time will help prevent additional charges. New methods are constantly changing with LoLo, flat rack, and roll-on/roll-off. It is challenging to keep up with updated shipment techniques, but knowing each way is critical to help save money. The Three Methods of Loading a Shipment LoLo is an easy way to load equipment for shipping. It uses a crane... View Article

Load Heavy Equipment

How to Load Heavy Equipment on a Trailer

November 23, 2022

In the trucking industry, the main prospect is in transporting freight using professional equipment. Considering that freight hauls are paid according to weight and mileage, there are benefits to hauling heavy loads. However, you also need the right equipment, such as heavy-duty trailers, as well as learn how to safely load this type of freight. Start with this instructive guide–or simply hire the experts at Osage Specialized Transport to handle your heavy cargo. About Transporting Divisible Heavy Loads When transporting freight, a divisible load that cannot be hauled oversize has to be broken down to support heavy hauling limits. The... View Article

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