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How to Nationally Transport a Lot of Heavy Equipment Quickly

September 3, 2020

The world is morphing into something that we have never seen before in our generation. However, one of the things staying the same is the need to be able to haul heavy equipment across the nation. One of the most important factors in choosing a heavy equipment shipping company is that you need to know, if they really know what they are doing! Osage Specialized Transport supports farming, construction and pipeline work, which tends to need oversized loading, logistics, transportation management, and of course shipping. So, what kind of equipment can Osage handle delivering across the nation? Heavy equipment can... View Article

How to Haul Construction Equipment Safely & Quickly

August 27, 2020

The trucking industry plays a vital role in the United States economy. Trucks deliver over 10 billion tons of commodities worth over $700 billion. Virtually every product used daily is carried by trucks during some portion of its product life, whether as a raw material or as a finished good. Trucks are also used for heavy hauling purposes including many types of large machinery used in the construction industry. What is Heavy Hauling? Heavy hauling refers to the transportation of objects that are exceptionally large in length, width, or height, or that are exceptionally heavy. These loads require expert preparation... View Article

7 Considerations When Moving Heavy Equipment for Rigging Companies

July 30, 2020

When moving heavy equipment for rigging companies, a good deal of knowledge and experience is required in order to do the job safely and promptly. In this article, we’ll be discussing the role of rigging companies in industry, and why they require specialized transportation when their heavy equipment is being transported from one place to another. We’ll also examine the role played by logistics in the transportation of machinery, and then consider some of the issues which need to be accounted for when hauling heavy equipment for these companies. What Does a Rigging Company Do? Rigging companies are generally required... View Article

When Do You Need a Red Flag When Hauling Cargo

April 29, 2020

When hauling cargo, a transport company is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring that the goods arrive at the destination safely and intact. There are times when customers will want to move abnormal loads and oversize cargo. Goods that protrude from vehicles or are transported on the roof of vehicles can pose a significant risk to both the driver and other road users. As such, drivers are required to take the necessary precautions when transporting goods and materials that are too lengthy or wide to fit in a vehicle. In addition to ensuring proper planning and determining which permits are... View Article

Examination of the ‘Harmonization’ of Oversize Permitting

April 8, 2020

There has been a movement underway for decades now to get all states on board with an agreement which would allow for uniform permitting of large and heavy loads to be transported between states. In the past, this was always a very tedious process, because it was necessary to secure permits from every state that a load had to travel through, and each state handled permits in a different way. Now, that is changing due to the efforts of a few dedicated individuals who are making the pitch to every state to harmonize the permit process, and make it easier... View Article

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