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3 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Hiring a Transportation Service

Are you looking for a new trucking provider? If so, it’s very important for you to find the right truck to haul your load to avoid potential issues. You need a truck that is designed and built for the type

November 27, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed, General

Shipping Construction Equipment for Growing Cities

North America is a big place with a lot of wide open space, and with a lot of open space there is a lot of room for expansion.  Cities continue to sprawl out from their centers and with that kind

November 14, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed, Heavy Haul

Flatbed Trucking: Adapting To The Changes

In the transportation industry, flatbed trucking will continue to be a major part of the supply chain. Since it is a major piece, flatbed trucking should be able to adapt to all the changes within all the markets and industries.

November 1, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed, Heavy Haul

Heavy Haul Trucking: Do You Need A Transportation Service?

When it is time to transport large items of machinery or construction equipment over long distances, you can certainly find yourself standing in front of a difficult process. However, you will not have to take on this task alone. When

September 28, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed, Heavy Haul

Accommodate Your Needs With Flatbed Trucking

Flatbed trucking extends across a variety of industries, especially in transportation or construction, and these trucks are essential parts of any type of fleet operation. Flatbed trucks are generally used for transporting loads that are oversized or loads that have

July 30, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed

Transporting Equipment Bought At An Auction: The Best Tips And Pointers

So you have managed to win a prized piece of equipment at an auction and you were also able to save a great deal of money in the process. All of that is well and good but now that the

July 12, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed, General, Heavy Haul

Overcoming The Challenges Of Shipping Construction Equipment

Shipping construction equipment is not nearly as simple as it looks. It is a process that requires a certain amount of knowledge and experience. There also certain pitfalls and challenges that are bound to crop up along the way. The

July 6, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed, Heavy Haul

Best Practices for Transportation of Heavy Machinery

Moving heavy machinery or equipment requires skill, knowledge, and experience. Additionally, you also need to take necessary precaution to guard against the risks of causing accidents while in transit when transporting heavy construction or manufacturing equipment. Failure to adhere to

June 28, 2018 | | Category: Flatbed, Heavy Haul