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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Akron Ohio

Freedom Heavy Haul can aid with any kind of sized Heavy Hauling tasks to or from the wonderful state of Akron Ohio or anywhere within the USA.

If you need an industry leader in heavy haul shipping to and from Akron Ohio look no further than Freedom Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Movers.

Ohio is a state that has seen many changes over the years. It has gone from being an extractive economy to one which has diversified into some of the most advanced sectors of our time. Akron is one city which exemplifies this shift in economic activity. Today, Akron is known as "The Rubber Capital of the World". This nickname was secured because of Goodyear's Firestone plant and General Tire, but today it also includes tire manufacturers like Michelin and Bridgestone.

The city of Akron Ohio is known to be the birthplace of the National Football League, and for it's many parks and recreation areas. It has a population of over 200,000 people, making it the 3rd largest city in Ohio after Cleveland and Columbus. The city is located in Summit County along the Ohio River, north of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

How it works

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Schedule online or by phone for your heavy haul shipment

Schedule a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and also you'll be shocked at exactly how easy it is! All you need to do is enter your call as well as delivery information right into our on the internet kind. Or give that info to one of our devoted transport representatives over the phone. Simply provide your pickup/delivery zip codes as well as the sort of item you need to be transferred with dimensions.

We concentrate on assisting you pick the right trailer to fit your demands. Our agents have skilled understanding regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and RGN trailers.

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Based upon the dimensions, we select the proper equipment to match your shipment.

One of our professional Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving coordinators will certainly collaborate with you to set up an equipment pickup day and also time which functions finest for you. We do our very best to work around your routine when you deliver your tools direct with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending upon the delivery size, we could fill the exact same day! For larger deliveries, we might require a little even more time for journey preparation and extra-large allowing. For very lots, a course survey may be necessary to figure out the carrier's course before traveling. Whatever is needed, we can handle it! One of our expert Heavy Haul coordinators will certainly collaborate with you to make certain that we pick the very best choice to obtain your work done as rapidly and also, most notably, cost-effectively.

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Your shipment will reach its destination. Our Heavy Hauling carriers will make sure of that.

You can contact your heavy haul transporter at any moment throughout your delivery to ask inquiries about arrival times as well as anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undergo strenuous safety as well as step-by-step training to guarantee that your cargo is risk-free every action of the way! You or a person you appoint will certainly perform a final delivery inspection, approve a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complicated, as well as you must just trust someone with the correct understanding and also experience. Contact Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Akron Ohio

Akron Ohio is a city in the Midwestern United States and the county seat of Summit County. It is one of the original Seven Wonders of the World. In 1825, six investors formed a company to build a turnpike from Akron to Cleveland. In 1836, it was incorporated as a village in Ohio. The population was 1,200 people in 1900 and 340,391 in 2010. The population has grown by about 20% since 1990.

Shipping To These Cities Near Akron Ohio?

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Columbus

878,553 residents

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Cleveland

385,282 residents

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Cincinnati

301,394 residents

What Are Ohio's Major Cities And Roadways?

Measuring 220 miles by 220 miles, Ohio is a near-perfect square. It’s the 34th most populous state, but accounts for more than Ohio has more than 110,000 miles of roadways. The state has more than 4,000 miles of interstate highways, fourth in the nation. The major east/west interstates in Ohio include I-80, which runs across the top of the state, and I-70, which goes through Columbus in the middle of the state. I-77 runs north/south in the eastern part of Ohio, while I-79 goes north/south in the western portion of the state.

With more than 800,000 people, Columbus is the city with the largest population in Ohio. The capital city is almost twice as large as the second-biggest city in the state, Cleveland. Interestingly, Columbus also is the fastest growing city in the state. The 10 largest cities in Ohio are:

  1. Columbus;
  2. Cleveland;
  3. Cincinnati;
  4. Toledo;
  5. Akron;
  6. Dayton;
  7. Parma;
  8. Canton;
  9. Youngstown;
  10. Loraine.

What Are The Height, Weight, & Width Restrictions In Ohio?

Heavy loads that exceed the state’s limits for weight, height, width or length must apply for permits to travel on roads in Ohio. Farm Equipment Permits, which allow unlimited movement of farm machinery between farms and dealers, are available. Width is limited to 14 feet for Farm Equipment permits.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Ohio include:

Maximum weight: 80,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW);

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Ohio's Length Restrictions?

As part of the northeastern transportation corridor, Ohio allows tractor-trailers to be longer than most states. In Ohio, 75-foot combination trailers are permitted to operate. Loads that are more than 90-feet long require escort vehicles. Length restrictions on trailers and motor homes are on par with rules in the rest of the country.

Trailer length maximums in Ohio include:

Total length: 65 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Ohio?

Oversize transport permits in Indiana are issued by the Department of Transportation. The shipping of oversize loads is permitted from ½- hour before sunrise to ½-hour after sunset, Monday through Saturday. No oversize transports are allowed on major holidays, including Easter Friday and the entire weekend.

Oversize loads that are 10-feet in width or more, or exceed length limits, require 7-foot wide signs with 18-inch letters posted in the front and back. The maximum allowable limits for oversized loads in Ohio are:

Maximum Weight:  120,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 160 feet total;

Maximum Height: 14 feet 6 inches;

Maximum Width: 14 feet.

What Are Ohio's Major Auction Houses?

Contact Freedom Heavy Hail to haul your heavy equipment to or from any equipment auction house in Ohio. Ritchie Brothers is located in South Vienna, a suburb of Springfield. Yoder & Frey maintains multiple offices in Ohio. The national firm holds farm-machinery auctions in Archbold. Alex Lyons & Sons also has a location in Delaware.

Other prominent equipment auction houses in Ohio include:

  • Ben Higgins Auctioneers, Marion;
  • Buddy Barton Auction, Beachwood;
  • Chalker’s Auctions, Southington;
  • Cincinnati Industrial Auctions, Cincinnati;
  • Dunn Deal Auctions, Stoutsville;
  • Myron Bowling Auctions, Fairfield;
  • Thompson Auctioneers, Fairborn;
  • Tri Green Interstate Equipment, London.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Ohio?

Talk to Freedom Heavy Haul about shipping your heavy equipment to or from any equipment rental center in Ohio. National leader United Rentals maintains around 10 rental locations in Ohio, including a trench-safety office in Fairfield. Nationwide competitor Sunbelt Rentals, which has locations inside Lowe’s stores, has nearly a dozen offices in Ohio.   

Ohio CAT Rentals operates nearly a half dozen offices in Ohio. Southeastern Equipment also runs a handful of equipment rental stores it the state. Other major equipment rental centers in Ohio include:

  • American Rental Center, Akron;
  • Construction Equipment and Supplies, Sandusky;
  • Goss Rental Center, Zanesville;
  • Hamilton Rental Center, Hamilton;
  • Madison Rental Center, Madison;
  • Saving Rental Center, Logan.
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