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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from Kentucky

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any type of sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the excellent state of Bedford Kentucky or anywhere within the USA.

Looking for safe and effective heavy haul shipping to and from Bedford Kentucky? Freedom Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Movers is an industry leader.

Bedford, Kentucky is a small town located in the Appalachian Mountains. The town was founded in 1818 by Aaron Burr and General James Wilkinson. Bedford is known for its historical buildings and its many festivals, including the Bedford Apple Festival and the Bedford Blues and BBQ Festival. The town is also home to the Aaron Burr Center for American History.

Bedford, Kentucky is a small town that has a lot to offer its residents. There are plenty of things to do in Bedford and the surrounding areas, and the people are friendly and welcoming. The schools in Bedford are excellent, and the community is strong. There are many businesses in Bedford that offer excellent services, and the town is home to a number of cultural events.

How it works

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Contact us for your heavy haul shipment online or call

Schedule a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and also you'll be shocked at just how very easy it is! All you need to do is enter your contact and delivery details right into our online kind. Or give that details to among our dedicated transport representatives over the phone. Simply provide your pickup/delivery zip codes and also the kind of product you require to be transported with dimensions.

We specialize in aiding you pick the best trailer to fit your needs. Our agents have professional knowledge concerning flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and also RGN trailers.

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

One of our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Moving coordinators will work with you to set up an equipment pick-up day and time which functions best for you. When you deliver your tools straight with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our absolute best to work around your schedule!

Depending on the shipment dimension, we can load the very same day! For bigger shipments, we could require a little even more time for journey planning and also extra-large permitting. For very loads, a route study could be needed to determine the carrier's path before travel. Whatever is needed, we can manage it! One of our specialist Heavy Haul planners will collaborate with you to make sure that we pick the best choice to obtain your job done as rapidly and, most significantly, 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 at any moment during your shipment to ask questions concerning arrival times and anything else that may get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers go through rigorous safety and security as well as procedural training to make sure that your freight is safe every step of the way! You or a person you assign will perform a final shipment assessment, sign off on a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

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

Learn more about the great State of Bedford Kentucky

Bedford Kentucky is a small town located in the Appalachian Mountains. The town was founded in 1785 and has a population of just over 2,000. Bedford is known for its agricultural production, including tobacco, corn, and soybeans. The town also has a number of businesses that provide services to the agricultural community, as well as to tourists who visit the area.

Shipping To These Cities Near Bedford Kentucky?

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Louisville

615,924 residents

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Lexington

324,604 residents

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Owensboro

59,536 residents

What Are Kentucky's Major Cities And Roadways?

One of the smallest states in the middle section of the country, Kentucky is the 37th largest state in the union. The state is nearly 400 miles long and almost 170 miles wide. There are nearly 78,000 miles of public roadways in Kentucky. Interstates account for 750 miles of highway in the state. I-64 runs east/west across the northern portion of the state, connecting Louisville and Lexington with Indiana and West Virginia. I-75 goes north-south between Ohio and Tennessee, running through Lexington. I-24 runs diagonally from Indiana to Tennessee in the western portion of the state.

With more than 600,000 people, Louisville is the largest city the in the state. It’s about twice as large as Lexington, the second largest city. Bowling Green was the fastest growing city in the state in 2017. The 10 largest cities in Kentucky are:

  1. Louisville;
  2. Lexington;
  3. Bowling Green;
  4. Owensboro;
  5. Covington;
  6. Richmond;
  7. Hopkinsville;
  8. Florence;
  9. Georgetown;
  10. Elizabethtown.

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

Shipments of heavy equipment that exceed the dimensional restrictions in Kentucky must obtain oversize shipping permits to travel in the state.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Kentucky include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Kentucky's Length Restrictions?

Kentucky has fairly permissive overall length restrictions. Many eastern states restrict the length of tractor-trailer loads to 60 feet. Kentucky allows six feet of overhang on the front bumper, and five feet of overhang on the rear bumper.

Trailer length maximums in Kentucky include:

Total length: 65 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Kentucky?

Permits to ship oversize loads in Kentucky can be obtained from the Department of Transportation. Movement of oversize shipments is permitted from a ½-hour before sunrise to a ½-hour after sunrise on weekdays. On Saturday, oversize transports must conclude by noon. Shipping oversize loads is not permitted on Sunday or major holidays. Oversize length is limited to 95 feet on two-lane roads.

If your shipment exceeds the oversize regulations in Kentucky, you must obtain a Super Load permit to travel in the state. The maximum dimensions permitted for oversize travel in Kentucky include:

Maximum Weight: 160,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 110 feet total (four-lane roads);

Maximum Height:  15 feet;

Maximum Width:   14 feet.

What Are Kentucky's Major Auction Houses?

Freedom Heavy Haul will ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Kentucky. Ritchie Brothers has an office in Lexington. J.J. Kane, the only other national auction house with an office in Kentucky, is located in Verona. Ford Brothers has locations in Mt. Vernon, Somerset and London.

Other prominent independent equipment auction houses in Kentucky include:

  • Bunch Brothers Auctioneers, Wingo;
  • Chuck Marshall Auction, Flemingsburg;
  • Collins Auction, Louisville;
  • Harper Equipment, Scottsville;
  • Lewis Auction, Elizabethtown;
  • Mark Maddox Auctioneer, Carlisle;
  • Northern Kentucky Auction, Independence.;
  • Wardlow Auctions, Louisville.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Kentucky?

Contact Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Kentucky. United Rentals operates at nearly 10 locations in the state. Sunbelt Rentals also has around 10 stores in Kentucky. General Rental Center has offices in Frankfort and Somerset. Whayne Supply operates in Somerset and Pikeville. Herc Rentals has a store in Middletown.

Other equipment rental centers in Kentucky include:

  • B.C. Rental Center, Owensboro;
  • A Complete Rental Center, Henderson;
  • Action Rental Center, Berea;
  • Brandies Machinery, Louisville;
  • Bypass Rental Center, Winchester;
  • DC Rental, Mayfield;
  • Murray Rentals, Murray;
  • Wilson Equipment, Lexington.
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