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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Chesapeake Virginia

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any sized Heavy Hauling tasks to or from the wonderful state of Chesapeake Virginia or anywhere within the USA.

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

Chesapeake, Virginia is a city in the southeast of the state. It is bounded on the northeast by Norfolk and Portsmouth; on the northwest by Suffolk; and on the south and east by other jurisdictions in Chesapeake. Situated at the tip of an oblong peninsula that juts into Hampton Roads, it is one of 13 independent cities in Virginia.

Chesapeake Virginia is a city and county in the Commonwealth of Virginia. It has a population of almost 400,000 people and is situated on the Chesapeake Bay. Its economy is largely centered around public service and healthcare.

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 you'll be surprised at exactly how simple it is! All you have to do is enter your get in touch with and shipping info right into our online type. Or give that info to among our committed transportation agents over the phone. Simply supply your pickup/delivery zip codes and the kind of product you need to be carried with dimensions.

We specialize in aiding you choose the right trailer to fit your requirements. Our agents have skilled expertise regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and also RGN trailers.

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Based on the measurements, we pick the proper equipment to match your shipment.

One of our professional Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and also Moving coordinators will certainly deal with you to set up a tools pickup date and also time which works finest for you. When you deliver your equipment direct with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our best to work around your schedule!

Depending on the shipment size, we could load the exact same day! For bigger shipments, we might require a bit more time for journey planning and also large permitting. For extremely tons, a path study could be necessary to figure out the carrier's course before traveling. Whatever is needed, we can handle it! Among our expert Heavy Haul planners will collaborate with you to make sure that we choose the very best option to obtain your task done as quickly 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 carrier at any moment throughout your shipment to ask questions concerning arrival times and anything else that may get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undertake strenuous security as well as step-by-step training to make sure that your freight is secure every step of the way! You or somebody you appoint will certainly perform a final delivery evaluation, approve a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complicated, and you should only rely on someone with the proper understanding and also experience. Contact Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Chesapeake Virginia

Chesapeake Virginia is an iconic Southern city that attracts visitors from all over the country. Chesapeake is "the place to be" for those who love outdoor recreation; it has miles of pristine beaches, wall-to-wall shopping, and great seafood restaurants. The city offers a multitude of attractions for families, like Zoo America and Wonder Works Children's Museum.

Shipping To These Cities Near Chesapeake Virginia?

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Richmond

226,622 residents

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Roanoke

99,229 residents

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Lynchburg

80,569 residents

What Are Virginia's Major Cities And Roadways?

Virginia is ranked 35th in the country in total square miles. The state is almost 430 miles long and nearly 200 miles wide. Virginia maintains and operates more than 98,000 miles of public roadways, with at least 1,100 miles of interstate highway in the state. I-81 runs diagonally north/south down the spine of the state, between West Virginia and North Carolina. I-95, the busiest road in the country, goes north/south in the eastern part of the state, connecting Maryland and North Carolina. I-66, an east/west highway, operates between I-81 and Washington, D.C. Likewise, I-64 runs east/west between I-81 and Norfolk.

The largest city in Virginia, Virginia Beach, has more than 450,00 residents. The two next largest cities, Norfolk and Chesapeake, each have about half the population of Virginia Beach.  The fastest growing city in the state in 2017 was Purcellville in Loudon County. The 10 largest cities in Virginia are:

  1. Virginia Beach;
  2. Norfolk;
  3. Chesapeake;
  4. Arlington;
  5. Richmond;
  6. Newport News;
  7. Alexandria;
  8. Hampton;
  9. Roanoke;
  10. Portsmouth.

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

If your load exceeds the dimensional maximums set by the state, you’ll need to apply for an oversize transport permit to travel legally in Virginia. The spacing between the kingpin of the semi-trailer and rearmost axle or a point midway between the rear tandem axle does not exceed 41 feet.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Virginia include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches

What Are Virginia's Length Restrictions?

Virginia is one of the few states that does not impose a total length restriction on tractor trailers. But at 48 feet, the trailer length maximum is shorter than the maximums established by most states.  Shipments are allowed a three-foot overhang in the front and a four-foot overhang in the rear. Twin trailers are restricted to 28 feet 6 inches in length.

Trailer length maximums in Virginia include:

Total length: no limit imposed;

Trailer length: 48 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Virginia?

The Department of Motor Vehicles issues oversize transport permits in Virginia. Travel with oversize loads is permitted from ½-hour before sunrise to ½-hour after sunset on weekdays. Oversize transports must cease operation by noon on Saturday. Shipping oversize loads is not permitted on Sunday and major holidays. Cities with large populations impose travel restrictions on oversize shipments during morning and evening rush hours.

Transport larger than oversize regulations allow need Super Load permits to travel in the state. Virginia’s maximum dimensions allowed for oversize travel include:

Maximum Weight:  150,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 115 feet total;

Maximum Height:  15 feet;

Maximum Width:   16 feet.

What Are Virginia's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Virginia. None of the major auction houses have a presence in the state. It’s all independents.

The most prominent equipment auction houses in Virginia include:

  • At Your Bidding, Richmond;
  • Blythe Auctions, Franklin;
  • Carwile Auctions, Farmville;
  • Culpepper Auction Center, Culpepper;
  • Motley’s Asset Disposition, Richmond;
  • Rasmus Auctions, Springfield;
  • RCI Auctions, Richmond;
  • Shumate Auctions, Warrenton.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Virginia?

Talk to Freedom Heavy Haul about hauling your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Virginia. United Rentals operates nearly 15 locations in the state. There also are more than 15 Sunbelt Rentals stores in Virginia. McClung Logan Equipment has six equipment rental locations in Virginia, including stores in Glen Allen and Salem.

Other prominent equipment rental centers in Virginia include:

  • Carter Machinery, Salem;
  • General Rental Center, Suffolk;
  • Hawkins-Graves, Lynchburg;
  • Herc Rentals, Roanoke;
  • Valley Equipment Center, Fishersville
  • Warsaw Rental Center, Warsaw.
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