heavy machinery operating       utc

We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Anchorage Alaska

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any sized Heavy Hauling tasks to or from the great state of Anchorage Alaska or anywhere within the USA.

Freedom Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Movers is an industry leader in safe and efficient heavy haul shipments to and from Anchorage Alaska.

Anchorage, Alaska is the largest city in Alaska with a population of over 300,000. It is also the largest city of any sub-continental state. It was incorporated on December 10th, 1920 and became a chartered municipality. Anchorage has always been an ideal location for fishing, shipping, mining and tourism due to its deep water port and access to many scenic mountain ranges. To this day Anchorage continues to provide invaluable economic support to the state of Alaska through its diverse economy.

As a resident of Anchorage, Alaska for the past decade, I have enjoyed the vast array of activities that this one-of-a-kind state has to offer. From skiing in the winter to going fishing in the summer, there is always something to do in Anchorage. The city is also home to some of the world's top museums and art galleries so there truly is something for everyone.

How it works

step1
Step 1

To schedule your heavy haul shipment, call us or fill our online form

Set up a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and also you'll be amazed at just how easy it is! All you have to do is enter your call and also shipping details into our on-line form. Or consider that information to among our specialized transport agents over the phone. Simply supply your pickup/delivery postal code and the type of product you require to be transferred with dimensions.

We focus on aiding you pick the ideal trailer to fit your demands. Our representatives have expert understanding regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and RGN trailers.

Step 2

Based upon the measurements, we choose the appropriate equipment to match your shipment.

One of our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Moving organizers will work with you to set up a tools pick-up date and also time which works ideal for you. When you ship your tools straight with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our best to work around your schedule!

Depending upon the shipment dimension, we could fill the same day! For larger deliveries, we might need a little even more time for trip preparation as well as large allowing. For incredibly lots, a route survey could be needed to establish the service provider's path prior to traveling. Whatever is required, we can manage it! Among our specialist Heavy Haul organizers will deal with you to make sure that we pick the most effective option to get your job done as quickly and, most notably, cost-effectively.

step2
step3
Step 3

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

You can call your heavy haul carrier at any time during your delivery to ask questions concerning arrival times and anything else that may get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undertake strenuous safety and procedural training to guarantee that your cargo is safe every step of the method! You or somebody you select will certainly carry out a final delivery evaluation, sign off on a Bill of Lading, and also you're done!

Heavy Hauling is intricate, and also you ought to just trust a person with the proper understanding as well as experience. Call Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Anchorage Alaska

Anyone who is seeking a change in scenery and new experiences should consider tranquil Anchorage, Alaska. There are so many activities to partake of from hiking, mountain biking, fishing, touring the city, historical sites and more! One of the best parts about Anchorage is that you can access so many of these activities from your hotel room. If you want to get out and see some outdoor beauty head over to Point Woronzof for a gorgeous view of Cook Inlet.

Shipping To These Cities Near Anchorage Alaska?

hiking in the rain in juneau alaska LLTRJF pin-icon

Juneau

31,435 residents

aurora in alaska SWGE pin-icon

Fairbanks

30,996 residents

cook inlet anchorage alaksa downtown city skyline PLGNTT pin-icon

Anchorage

282,958 residents

What Are Alaska's Major Cities And Roadways?

Alaska is the largest state in the country in terms of acreage. The state is more than 2,200 miles long and more than 1,400 miles wide. It’s more than twice the size of Texas. But with just slightly more than 30,000 miles of roadway in the state, Alaska operates the fifth least amount of highway miles in the country. The state has 12 major highways. Only half of those roads – Alaska Highway, Glenn Highway, Parks Highway, Richardson Highway, Seward Highway, Sterling Highway – are fully paved. Most are open year-round, but some are closed during the winter.

Alaska has the third-smallest state population in the country, ahead of only Wyoming and Vermont. With nearly 300,000 residents, Anchorage is by far the most populous town in the state. No other city in the state has as many as 50,000 people. As a result, Anchorage was the fastest growing city in Alaska in 2017. The 10 largest cities in Alaska are:

  1. Anchorage;
  2. Juneau;
  3. Fairbanks;
  4. Wasilla;
  5. Sitka;
  6. Ketchikan;
  7. Kenai;
  8. Palmer;
  9. Bethel;

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

Heavy equipment shipments that exceed the maximum dimensions established by the state must obtain oversize permits to use the roads in Alaska. Single axels are limited to 30,000 pounds each, while tandem axels can carry a maximum of 56,000 pounds each.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Alaska include:

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

Maximum height: 14 feet;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Alaska's Length Restrictions?

Overall length restrictions in Alaska are similar to most other rural states.  Other states restrict maximum length to 65 feet.

Trailer length maximums in Alaska include:

Total length: 75 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Alaska?

Permits to ship oversize heavy equipment in Alaska are available from the Department of Transportation & Public Facilities. Movement of oversize shipments of heavy equipment are permitted from ½-hour before sunrise until ½-hour after sunset on Monday through Saturday. Permits are valid for three days, but can be extended depending upon the season.

Oversize shipments that exceed dimensional regulations must apply for Super Load permits. Most limits are decided on a case-by-case basis, where expected weather and road conditions are considered.  The maximum oversize dimensions that Alaska allows include:

Maximum Weight: case-by-case basis;

Maximum Length: case-by-case basis;

Maximum Height: 14 feet;

Maximum Width: 17 feet.

What Are Alaska's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Alaska. Ritchie Brothers, the national auction house, has an outpost in Wasilla.

The most prominent equipment auction houses in Alaska include:

  • 1st Strike Asset Management, Fairbanks;
  • Alaska Auction Company, Anchorage;
  • Alaska Premier Auctions, Anchorage;
  • D&D Auction, Wasilla;
  • Grubstake Auction Company, Anchorage;
  • Fairbanks Auction Company, Fairbanks;
  • Great North Auction, North Pole;
  • North Pacific Auctioneers, Anchorage.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Alaska?

Call Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Alaska. United Rentals has two rental locations in the state.

Craig Taylor Equipment operates four rental stores in the state. Airport Equipment Rentals has locations in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Other independent equipment rental centers in Alaska include:

  • ABC Rentals, Wasilla;
  • Alaska Pacific Rental, Palmer;
  • Bobcat of Juneau, Juneau;
  • Construction Machinery, Fairbanks;
  • Kodiak Rental Center, Kodiak;
  • Tyler Rental, Juneau;
  • Rental Zone, Fairbanks;
  • Yukon Equipment, Anchorage.
Map

Freedom Heavy Haul

Specializing in Heavy Equipment Hauling and Machinery Transport

Get Quote