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Heavy Equipment Transport Costs and Logistics

November 23, 2021

Are you looking at relocating your heavy equipment to a new job site? Have you thought of the costs you are going to incur while transporting your equipment? Getting the best price for a service is everyone’s wish. When you think of heavy equipment transport, think of all costs associated with making a safe delivery from the point where your equipment is to its destination. Many factors are put into consideration when calculating heavy equipment transport costs. In this article, we’ll look at how hauling and trucking companies calculate shipping costs. What Factors Determine the Cost Many shipping companies provide calculators... View Article

Semi-Trailer Transport Services: Open vs. Enclosed

November 19, 2021

The choice of whether to transport your heavy load in an open or enclosed trailer can be a difficult one to make. Many factors need to be considered. However, this article presents you with some information to help you differentiate between the two and make an informed decision when transporting your heavy load wherever, whenever. Open Vs. Enclosed An open trailer is one in which your load is exposed to the external environment because it has no walls or roof. This transport is best used to transport irregular, oversized loads such as farm equipment, heavy pipeline equipment, and many more that are not prone... View Article

Specialized Freight Trucking Costs and Services

November 15, 2021

As integral as freight shipping is to modern society, the process is more than just taking one shipping container from point A to point B. Tons of items are shipped across the nation’s highway system, and some of them require specialized services. So, we want to look at these services and see how they help companies of all sizes. Here’s what you need to know about specialized freight trucking costs and services. Average Costs Per Mile for Trucking Companies Many variables can impact a trucking company’s bottom line. The two largest expenses are labor and fuel costs, but they’re far... View Article

Why Choose Osage for Your Specialized Transport?

October 6, 2021

Companies that need to ship machinery or equipment across states or even across the country need to use heavy haul trucking. When transporting overweight or oversized equipment, specific considerations must be made, especially if the trip crosses state lines. Each state has its own set of rules and requirements for transporting equipment on its highways, and many of them are incapable of supporting the weight or size of such equipment. Because of the sheer size and weight of the machinery involved, safety is one of the most important issues in heavy haul trucking. It is also required to secure the... View Article

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How to Get a Bulldozer Ready for Transport

June 7, 2021

The last thing you want when you are hauling a bulldozer long-distance is to discover along the way that you had the right permits for part for your route but not for others, or your dozer sits a little too high for your truck to get through an underpass, or the highway patrol pulls you over for a weight violation. Or your bulldozer wasn’t outfitted with GPS and your truck didn’t have real-time tracking, so your equipment is missing, and you don’t know where to start to find it. Getting your bulldozer reading for transport starts with finding the professional... View Article

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