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Carrier Spotlight: Admiral Merchants

February 12, 2019

Every now and then we like to give a shout out to some of the best logistics companies in the area that go above and beyond in the services they provide to their clients. Today we’re happy to profile Admiral Merchants, an outstanding logistics and trucking company in Denver, CO. A long history of high-quality service Admiral Merchants was born out of the integration of three old-line trucking firms in the 1960s. At the time, Bob Short, a Minneapolis-based transportation guru as well as an entrepreneur in the area of real estate and pro sports, purchased Merchants Motor Freight and... View Article

What to Look for in Heavy Haul Trucking

January 21, 2019

You wouldn’t trust just anyone to invest your hard-earned money. You would want an investment advisor with lots of experience and a proven track record of returning on investment. You would want an investor who knew the business back and front and understood all the legalities of investing properly. In short, you would want a trusted expert in the field. The same principle applies to choosing the right company for heavy haul equipment transport in Denver, CO. As with any business decision, you need to make sure the transport company has the necessary qualities and resources to get the job... View Article

Oversized Shipment Challenges

January 7, 2019

When most people see large tractor trailers on the highway, they imagine they’re filled with lots of smaller packages, crates and items—and many of them are. However, some companies and individuals have larger shipping needs that require even more specialized services to get their oversized items from point A to point B. Oversized transport in Denver, CO is no easy task. It comes with lots of challenges unique to the size and shape of the oversized item in question. Here are some of the biggest challenges companies face in moving oversized items across the United States: What counts as “oversized”:... View Article

Winter Driving and Heavy Haul Trucking

December 25, 2018

Brr! Do you feel that chill in the air? Winter is officially upon us. This season means different things to different people—snowball fights and snow days, the chance to cozy up by the fire, skiing and snowboarding trips and a sign that Christmas and Hanukkah are approaching. Whatever winter means to you, we hope you enjoy the season! Here at Osage Specialized Transport, winter means just one thing: difficult driving conditions. We look forward to snow days and the holidays as much as anyone else, but we also get nervous when we see the first snowfall of the year, because... View Article

Tips for Heavy Hauling Safety

December 14, 2018

Heavy haul trucking requires a lot of care and planning to make sure the job gets done as safely and efficiently as possible. So what steps do you need to take when using hauling services in Colorado to make sure your load gets from Point A to Point B without anyone getting hurt? Here are a few tips that will help you ensure the safest trip possible: Plan, plan, plan: Preparing in advance for your trip is crucial to the success and safety of your haul. From planning out the route and the stops you can make to arranging pickup... View Article