Standard covered trailers are not designed to haul bulky and heavy loads. For example, huge equipment and machinery will not fit through standard trailer doorways. Flatbed Transport trailers are designed for loads which are not standard 48 and 53-foot trailers. If your business has shipping needs which are not standard, AutoTransportQuotes.com is here to help. We offer a wide range of transport solutions.
Why Use Flatbed Transport?
You can load flatbed trailers from the sides or the back. For large and bulky loads, this is a huge convenience. Flatbeds also makes large items easier to load and remove with cranes. Plus, flatbeds offer the safest way to haul many large and heavy loads. In fact, flatbed trailers are the only way you can haul some loads.
Choosing the Right Trailer
Did you know there are many different kinds of flatbed trailers? Standard flatbed trailers can be as long as 53 feet and as high as 8 feet. Special Permits are not usually required if the load is under 8 and one-half feet wide.
If your load is non-standard, AutoTransportQuotes.com shipping specialists are here to make sure you have all the necessary paperwork and permits. Also, when a load is wider than 11 and one-half feet, you probably need a pilot vehicle, and AutoTransportQuotes.com understands these requirements too. We make sure your load is transported safely and in a cost-efficient manner.
Important Flatbed Transport Issues
Did you know flatbed loads can hang over the sides, but there are special requirements? Also, some loads can only travel during daylight hours. AutoTransportQuotes.com will help find the most affordable and efficient flatbed transport service. Call us at 1-800-385-7591 for more information. We are here to answer your transport questions and help you choose the best possible shipping options for your company.