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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Bakersfield California

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any type of sized Heavy Hauling jobs to or from the great state of Bakersfield California or anywhere within the USA.

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

Bakersfield is the county seat of Kern County in the central San Joaquin Valley of California. It is located at an elevation of about 315 feet, near the Southern Pacific Railroad’s Tehachapi Loop. With a population close to 400,000, it is the 12th-largest city in California and ranks as one of America’s fastest-growing metropolitan areas. Bakersfield was founded in 1869 by Colonel Thomas Baker, after whom it is named.

Bakersfield is located in the southern central valley of California, and is the largest city in this region. Bakersfield has grown rapidly in recent decades, but it also faces many challenges. The population has steadily increased at a rate of around 1% per year, while more than half of residents live below the poverty line.

How it works

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

Schedule a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be shocked at just how simple it is! All you need to do is enter your get in touch with and also shipping information into our online form. Or consider that information to one of our specialized transportation representatives over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery postal code and the kind of item you require to be transported with measurements.

We focus on helping you select the right trailer to fit your demands. Our representatives have experienced knowledge regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, as well as RGN trailers.

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

One of our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving planners will certainly deal with you to prepare an equipment pick-up date and also time which works best for you. We do our very best to function around your schedule when you deliver your devices direct with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending upon the shipment dimension, we can fill the same day! For larger deliveries, we could require a little bit even more time for journey planning and large permitting. For extremely lots, a course study may be needed to establish the service provider's route prior to traveling. Whatever is needed, we can manage it! One of our expert Heavy Haul organizers will certainly work with you to make certain that we select the most effective alternative to get your work done as rapidly as well as, most notably, cost-effectively.

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Our Heavy Hauling Trucking carriers will deliver your shipment to its destination.

You can call your heavy haul carrier any time during your shipment to ask inquiries regarding arrival times and anything else that may be on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers go through extensive safety as well as step-by-step training to make certain that your cargo is secure every action of the way! You or a person you designate will carry out a last shipment examination, validate a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complex, as well as you must only rely on someone with the appropriate understanding and also experience. Contact Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Bakersfield California

If you're looking for a great place to explore where the perfect weather, real estate, and job market is just as good as the rest of the country (yet without the expensive housing and work) Bakersfield California is where you want to be. With a population of about 343,000 people, this city offers amenities like local breweries, wineries and family-friendly parks.

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Los Angeles

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San Jose

1,027,690 residents

What Are California's Major Cities And Roadways?

California is the country’s third largest state, after Alaska and Texas. The state of California is almost 900 miles long, but only 350 miles wide at its widest.

California has more than 170,000 miles of public roadways. The major north-south highway is I-5, which travels between Oregon and the border with Mexico. I-80 runs basically east/west through San Francisco and Sacramento and into Nevada, while I-10 goes from Los Angeles to Nevada. In San Diego, I-8 runs east/west from the ocean into Nevada.

Nearly 40 million people live in California. With more than 4 million people, Los Angeles is by far the largest city in California. But Sacramento is the fastest growing large city in the state. The 10 largest cities in California are:

  1. Los Angeles;
  2. San Diego;
  3. San Jose;
  4. San Francisco;
  5. Fresno;
  6. Sacramento;
  7. Long Beach;
  8. Oakland;
  9. Bakersfield;
  10. Anaheim.

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

Transports that exceed the maximum regulations in California must apply for oversize permits. California allows about a half-foot more in legal height than other states. The limit is 14-feet in height, while most states restrict height to 13 feet 6 inches. Otherwise, the maximum weight and maximum width restrictions in the state are the same as most states in the country.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of California include:

  • Maximum weight: 80,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVR);
  • Maximum height: 14 feet;
  • Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are California's Length Restrictions?

California length restrictions are on par with the rest of the country. Tractor trailers are allowed up to 75 feet total length in special circumstances, such as when a combo trailer is used. Motor homes regulations are five feet shorter than most states. Travel trailers are restricted to 28 feet 6 inches in length. Fifth wheels are limited to 38 feet.

Trailer length maximums in Texas include:

  • Total length: 65 feet;
  • Trailer length: 53 feet;
  • Motor home length: 40 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In California?

California issues more than 120,000 permits for oversize transport each year through Caltrans. Oversize travel is permitted from ½-huor before sunrise to ½-hour after sunset each day of the week, as long as you don’t need escorts. Also, morning and afternoon rush hours are restricted in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego and San Francisco. If your load surpasses 100 feet in length, you’ll need to look into using escort vehicles.

The regulations for permitted oversize loads in California include:

  • Maximum Weight: 250,000 pounds;
  • Maximum Length: 135 feet total;
  • Maximum Height: 17 feet;
  • Maximum Width: 15 feet.

What Are California's Major Auction Houses?

Call Freedom Heavy Haul to transport heavy equipment to or from any auction house in California. Ritchie Brothers has three locations in the state (Perris, Dunnigan, Tipton). Iron Planet, which is owned by Ritchie Brothers, is headquartered in Pleasanton.

J.J. Kane Auctions has an office in Dixon. Other prominent equipment auction houses in California include:

  • Bar None Auctions, Sacramento;
  • Central Valley Auctions, Hanford;
  • Mulrooney Auction, Lodi;
  • Tauber-Arons, Sherman Oaks;
  • The Auction Company, Perris;
  • Western Construction Auctions, Perris.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In California?

Talk to Freedom Heavy Haul about shipping your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in California. Sunbelt Rentals operates nearly 20 equipment rental locations in California, whole United Rentals has more than 15 locations in the state.

Rent-A-Center runs numerous locations in northern California, around San Francisco. Wally’s Rental Center operates two locations in northern California, near Sacramento. Clairmont Equipment Rental also has a pair of locations outside Los Angeles. Other major equipment rental centers in California include:

  • A Rental Center, San Jose;
  • A-1 Rental Center, Redwood City;
  • Cresco Equipment Rentals, Redding;
  • Dixon Rental Center, Dixon;
  • Simi-U-Rent, Simi;
  • Trinity Equipment Rentals, Chino.
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