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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Evanston Illinois

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any sized Heavy Hauling jobs to or from the wonderful state of Evanston Illinois 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 Evanston Illinois.

Evanston, Illinois is a small city located in north Illinois. It was founded in 1851 by John Evans and is the home of Northwestern University. The city has a population of around 100,000 and is known for its arts and culture scene.

Evanston is a small city located in the metropolitan area of Chicago. With a population of about 103,000, Evanston is one of the smaller suburbs in Chicago. The city was founded in 1852 by George Pullman and incorporated as a village in 1872. It became a city in 1913. Evanston has an ethnically diverse population that includes people from many different countries and cultures.

How it works

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Contact us for your heavy haul shipment online or call

Set up a heavy haul delivery with Freedom Heavy Haul, as well as you'll be shocked at exactly how simple it is! All you need to do is enter your get in touch with as well as shipping information into our on-line form. Or consider that information to among our devoted transportation representatives over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery zip codes and the type of thing you need to be transported with measurements.

We concentrate on assisting you choose the ideal trailer to fit your demands. Our agents have expert understanding regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and also RGN trailers.

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

One of our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and also Moving coordinators will certainly collaborate with you to organize a tools pick-up date and time which functions finest for you. When you deliver your tools straight with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our best to function around your timetable!

Depending upon the shipment dimension, we can load the very same day! For bigger deliveries, we could need a little bit even more time for trip preparation as well as extra-large permitting. For incredibly loads, a route survey could be necessary to establish the provider's course prior to travel. Whatever is required, we can handle it! Among our expert Heavy Haul coordinators will certainly work with you to ensure that we pick the most effective choice to get your job done as quickly as well as, most importantly, 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 time during your delivery to ask questions regarding arrival times and anything else that may get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undertake extensive safety and step-by-step training to make sure that your cargo is safe every step of the method! You or a person you select will certainly conduct a final delivery assessment, validate a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

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

Learn more about the great State of Evanston Illinois

Evanston is a picturesque college town located in northwestern Illinois. It is known for its relaxed atmosphere, small town feel, and progressive social justice values. Evanston also has a rich history that includes involvement in the abolitionist and women's rights movements as well as being the home of Northwestern University.

Shipping To These Cities Near Evanston Illinois?

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Chicago

2,709,534 residents

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Joliet

147,826 residents

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Naperville

147,501 residents

What Are Illinois's Major Cities And Roadways?

The 25th largest state in the nation, Illinois is nearly 400 miles long and more than 200 miles wide. It’s the sixth most populous state in the country. Illinois has more than 18,000 miles of roadways. With more than 2,000 of those miles on interstate highways, Illinois ranks third in the country in terms of interstate exposure. The major north/south interstates in Illinois include I-57, which runs from Chicago to Missouri, and I-86, which runs diagonally from Chicago and into Missouri. On the east/west axis, I-80 goes between Chicago and Iowa; I-76 runs through Champaign and Springfield in the middle of the state; and I-64 and I-70 traverse the lower portions of Illinois.

With more than 2 1/2 million people, Chicago is by far the largest city in Illinois. But Sumner, a small town on the Indiana border, was the fastest growing city in the state in 2017. The 10 largest cities in Illinois are:

  1. Chicago;
  2. Aurora;
  3. Joliet;
  4. Naperville;
  5. Rockford;
  6. Springfield;
  7. Peoria;
  8. Elgin;
  9. Waukegan;
  10. Champaign.

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

If your load exceeds the basic dimensional maximums set by Illinois, you’ll need to apply for oversize permit to operate in the state. The requirements in Illinois are similar to the basic maximums for other states. Watch out for old bridges in the state. On non-designated highways, height limits are only eight feet.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Illinois include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Illinois's Length Restrictions?

Length restrictions in Illinois are slightly shorter than they are in the rest of the country. For tractor trailers, Illinois allows three feet of overhang on each bumper. No passenger-vehicle combinations can exceed 42 feet in total length. The maximum allowable length for trailers towed by passenger vehicles is 28 feet 6 inches.

Trailer length maximums in Illinois include:

Total length: 60 feet;

Trailer length: 42 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Illinois?

The Illinois Department of Transportation issues permits for oversized shipments. Loads that exceed the overweight maximums in Illinois must apply for Super Load permits. The state allows oversize loads to travel beginning ½-hour before sunrise every day of the week. On weekdays, transport must be completed by ½-hour after sunset. Sunday transports need to finish by noon. Major holidays are blacked out.

The maximum dimensions to qualify for an overweight permit in Illinois include:

Maximum Weight: 120,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 145 feet total;

Maximum Height: 15 feet 6 inches;

Maximum Width: 14 feet 6 inches.

What Are Illinois's Major Auction Houses?

Call Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Illinois. One of the largest equipment companies in the world, Ritchie Brothers, has an office in Morris. Another nationwide auction house, J.J. Kane, maintains a location in South Beloit.

Other equipment auction houses in Illinois include:

  • Almburg Auctioneering, Malta;
  • Dale Jones & Company, Aledo;
  • Centurion Service Group, Franklin Park;
  • Groff Equipment, Lawrence;
  • Martin Auction Services, Clinton;
  • Mowrey Auction, Milford;
  • Sullivan Auctioneers, Hamilton;
  • Anne Consignment Auction; St. Anne.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Illinois?

Turn to Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from rental centers located in Illinois. United Rentals operates more than 20 stores in Illinois. One location in Chicago specializes in aerial platform rentals. Sunbelt Rentals has more than a dozen locations in Illinois, including a rental service center in Sugar Grove.

Other equipment rental centers in Illinois include:

  • Big R Rental Center, Danville;
  • Burns Equipment, Waukegan;
  • Illinois Truck and Equipment, Morris;
  • Midwest Construction Rentals, Champaign;
  • MLB Rental Center, Charleston;
  • Rental Center USA, Mattoon;
  • RWCI Equipment, Flora;
  • Wirtz Rentals, Chicago.
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