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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from Iowa

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the wonderful state of Forest City Iowa or anywhere within the USA.

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

Forest City is a small town located in southwest Iowa, population just over 2,000. The town was founded in 1872 and grew rapidly due to the agricultural industry that flourished in the area. However, with the decline of the agricultural industry, Forest City has struggled to maintain its population and economy. The town is home to several businesses, including a small grocery store, two gas stations, a bank, and several restaurants. Forest City is also home to two churches and a public library.

Forest City is a small city located in southeast Iowa. It is the fourth largest city in Linn County and has a population of just under 25,000 people. Forest City was founded in 1882 and was originally known as Wimbledon. The city has a number of historic buildings and attractions, including the Forest City Opera House and the Heritage Museum.

How it works

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Contact us for your heavy haul shipment online or call

Set up a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be amazed at just how easy it is! All you have to do is enter your call and delivery information into our on-line type. Or consider that info to among our committed transportation agents over the phone. Simply supply your pickup/delivery postal code and the type of product you need to be delivered with measurements.

We specialize in assisting you choose the best trailer to fit your needs. Our agents have experienced expertise concerning flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and also RGN trailers.

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Based on the measurements, we select the correct equipment to match your shipment.

One of our expert Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and also Moving coordinators will certainly deal with you to set up a devices pickup day and time which functions best for you. We do our very best to work around your schedule when you ship your equipment straight with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending on the delivery dimension, we could load the same day! For larger shipments, we may need a bit more time for trip planning and also large allowing. For very tons, a route study may be required to determine the carrier's route before traveling. Whatever is required, we can manage it! One of our expert Heavy Haul coordinators will certainly work with you to make sure that we select the very best choice to get your work done as quickly as well as, 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 time throughout your shipment to ask questions concerning arrival times as well as anything else that might be on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers go through extensive security and procedural training to make certain that your cargo is secure every step of the way! You or someone you select will certainly conduct a last delivery evaluation, approve a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complicated, and also you ought to just rely on someone with the appropriate understanding and also experience. Call Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Forest City Iowa

Forest City is a small town located in northwest Iowa. The town was founded in 1883 and has a population of just over 2,000. Forest City is home to the Forest City Museum which is dedicated to preserving the history of the town and the surrounding area.

Shipping To These Cities Near Forest City Iowa?

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Des Moines

215,636 residents

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Cedar Rapids

132,301 residents

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Davenport

102,169 residents

What Are Iowa's Major Cities And Roadways?

Iowa is the 26th largest state. The state is 300 miles long and 200 miles wide. Iowa maintains more than 110,00 miles of roadway, but less than 800 miles of roads in the state are interstate highways. An extensive network of state highways intersects with Iowa’s interstates to provide access to towns and cities. There are more public roadways in Iowa than there are interstate highways in the rest of the country. I-80, the state’s only east/west interstate, goes between Illinois and Nebraska, running through Des Moines. I-35 runs perpendicular to I-80 in the middle of the state, traveling between the borders with Minnesota and Missouri. I-28 also runs north/south in the western portion of the state, connecting Sioux City with Missouri.

Iowa has the 30th largest state population in the country. A little more than 3 million people live in Iowa. With more than 200,000 people, Des Moines is the most populous city in Iowa. Tiffin, a small town in eastern Iowa, was the fastest growing city in the state in 2017. The 10 largest cities in Iowa are:

  1. Des Moines;
  2. Cedar Rapids;
  3. Davenport;
  4. Sioux City;
  5. Iowa City;
  6. Waterloo;
  7. Ames;
  8. West Des Moines;
  9. Council Bluffs;
  10. Dubuque.

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

Non-divisible loads that exceed the state’s maximum dimensions must apply for oversize permits to operate in Iowa. Oversize loads must be equipped with flashing strobe lights and warning banners on the front and back. The banners must be at least 7-feet long with lettering at least 10-inches tall.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Iowa include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Iowa's Length Restrictions?

The length restrictions for tractor-trailer transport in Iowa are similar to laws in the rest of the nation. The state allows tandem tractor-trailers up to 70 feet in length. Like motor homes, travel trailers are restricted to 45 feet in length.

Trailer length maximums in Iowa include:

Total length: 60 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Iowa?

Permits to ship oversize loads on Iowa roadways can be obtained from the Department of Transportation. If the vehicle is less than 100-feet long, 11-feet wide and 14-feet 4-inches tall, your oversize load can travel at any hour. Otherwise, operations are restricted to ½-hour before sunrise until ½-hour after sunset each day. Shipments that exceed oversize load maximums must travel as Super Loads.

Maximum dimensions for oversize loads in Iowa include:

Maximum Weight: 132,000 pounds on seven axles;

Maximum Length: 120 feet total;

Maximum Height: 16 feet;

Maximum Width: 18 feet.

What Are Iowa's Major Auction Houses?

Turn to Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Iowa. Ritchie Brothers has offices in Des Moines and Burlington. Steffes Group and Sullivan Auctioneers, two prominent midwestern auction houses, both are located in Mt. Pleasant. Jeff Martin Auctioneers has an office in Ottumwa

Other equipment auction houses in Iowa include:

  • Carroll Machinery Auction, Carroll;
  • Dick Backes Auctioneers, Raymond;
  • Hallberg Auction Services, Ogden;
  • Hilpipre Auction, Waterloo;
  • Taylor & Martin Auctioneers, Sioux City;
  • Yoder Auction Services; Kalona.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Iowa?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Iowa. Sunbelt Rentals has four locations, including one in Des Moines and one in Cedar Rapids. United Rentals nine locations spread throughout the state. Rent-All operates a pair of equipment rental centers, in Sioux Center and Storm Lake

Other equipment rental centers in Iowa include:

  • A-1 Rental Equipment, Cedar Rapids;
  • Altorfer, Cedar Rapids;
  • Bierschbach Equipment, Sioux City;
  • Black Hawk Rental, Waterloo;
  • Mason City RentAll, Mason City;
  • Resource Rental Center, Council Bluffs;
  • Reuter’s Equipment, Council Bluffs;
  • Titan Machinery, Des Moines.
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