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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Fort Collins Colorado

Freedom Heavy Haul can assist with any kind of sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the wonderful state of Fort Collins Colorado or anywhere within the USA.

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

Fort Collins is a city in northern Colorado, population 142,000. Fort Collins has been dubbed "the Smartest City in America" for its educated population, which is over 50% higher than the national average. The city's high tech industry is one of the largest in the nation, with companies like Hewlett-Packard and Otterbox employing thousands of residents. Fort Collins has also seen an economic boom with the redevelopment of the Downtown area and housing construction along Prospect Road.

Fort Collins is a thriving city in the state of Colorado. It is located about an hour north of Boulder, and sits within commuting distance from Denver, which makes it a prime location for outdoor enthusiasts looking to escape the hectic life in a big city. The population numbers around 150,000 people and there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. Hiking, biking, skiing, kayaking, boating, fishing and more await those who live or visit this beautiful part of the country.

How it works

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Schedule online or by phone for your heavy haul shipment

Set up a heavy haul delivery with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be stunned at how very easy it is! All you need to do is enter your contact and delivery information into our on the internet type. Or give that details to among our devoted transportation agents over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery postal code and the kind of item you require to be transferred with dimensions.

We specialize in helping you pick the ideal trailer to fit your demands. Our agents have expert expertise concerning flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, as well as RGN trailers.

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Based upon the measurements, we choose the correct equipment to match your shipment.

Among our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Moving planners will certainly work with you to set up an equipment pick-up date and also time which works ideal for you. When you deliver your tools direct with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our very best to function around your timetable!

Depending upon the shipment size, we might fill the exact same day! For larger shipments, we might require a bit more time for trip planning and also oversized permitting. For very lots, a course survey might be required to figure out the service provider's course before traveling. Whatever is needed, we can manage it! Among our professional Heavy Haul planners will collaborate with you to make sure that we choose the best choice to obtain your task done as quickly and, most significantly, cost-effectively.

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Our carriers will ensure your Heavy Hauling Trucking shipment will reach its destination.

You can call your heavy haul transporter at any time during your delivery to ask inquiries about arrival times and also anything else that may be on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undertake rigorous security and procedural training to guarantee that your cargo is safe every step of the method! You or a person you designate will certainly conduct a final delivery examination, approve a Bill of Lading, and you're done!

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

Learn more about the great State of Fort Collins Colorado

Fort Collins is a city located in the State of Colorado. It's motto "Keep Fort Funky" depicts the town's eclectic food scene and thriving music scene. The beautiful Rocky Mountains are close by, so hiking, skiing, and camping are abundant here. Being located in the middle of the state also means that residents can enjoy 4 seasons.

Choose Freedom Heavy Haul to haul your heavy equipment between Colorado and any other state in the union.

Colorado is a mountainous state with most of its population concentrated in the Denver area. Even so, the state has grown by more than 30% since 2000. Denver has more than $4 billion worth of construction on tap as of 2018, with a forecast need of more than 200,000 construction workers in the next few years. With such a construction boom going on, the need for shipping heavy construction equipment in Colorado remains greater than ever. Colorado also is an important agricultural state in the country. With more than 30,000 farms, the state ranks first in the nation in the production of lambs and lamb products. It’s also third in the nation in the production of beef cattle. There’s also a great need for transporting heavy farm equipment in Colorado. More than 12,000 trucking companies operate in Colorado. The state is served by nine primary airports and two Class I railroads, BNSF Railways and Union Pacific Railroad.

Shipping To These Cities Near Fort Collins Colorado?

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Denver

705,576 residents

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Colorado Springs

464,871 residents

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Aurora

369,111 residents

What Are Colorado's Major Cities And Roadways?

Colorado is the eighth largest state in terms of acreage. The state is 380 miles long and 280 mile wide. There are more than 120,000 miles of roadways in the state, including nearly 1,000 miles of interstate highway. In Colorado, all major roads lead to Denver. Three major interstates meet in Denver. I-25 runs north/south through the city, connecting Wyoming with New Mexico. I-76 runs diagonally in the northeast corner if the state, linking Denver with Nebraska. On the east/west axis, I-70 travels through Denver as it runs between Kansas and Utah.

In terms of population, Colorado ranks 21st in the country. With more than 620,000 people, Denver is the largest city by population in Colorado. It has about 200,000 more residents than Colorado Springs. The fastest growing city in Colorado over the past seven years has been Greeley. The 10 largest cities in Colorado are:

  1. Denver;
  2. Colorado Springs;
  3. Aurora;
  4. Fort Collins;
  5. Lakewood;
  6. Thornton;
  7. Arvada;
  8. Westminster;
  9. Pueblo;
  10. Centennial.

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

Heavy equipment shipments that exceed the maximum dimensions established by the state must obtain oversize permits to use the roads in Colorado. On designated highways, the height limit is 14 feet 6 inches. Single axels are limited to 27,000 pounds, while double axels are maxed out at 50,000 pounds (depending upon axel spacing.) A separate permit is required to transport an oversize load in Denver.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Colorado include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Colorado's Length Restrictions?

Overall length restrictions in Colorado are similar to rules in other southern states. The state allows a front overhang of four feet and a rear overhang of 1o feet.

Trailer length maximums in Colorado include:

Total length: 75 feet total;

Trailer length: 57 feet 4 inches;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Colorado?

Permits to ship oversize loads in Colorado can be obtained from the state Department of Transportation. Oversize loads are allowed to travel from sunrise to sunset every day. No oversize transport is permitted on major holidays.

Permits to ship oversize loads in Colorado are valid for five days.

Oversize shipments that exceed dimensional regulations must apply for Super Load permits. The maximum oversize dimensions that Colorado allows include:

Maximum Weight:   200,000 pounds;

Maximum Length:  150,000 feet total;

Maximum Height:  16 feet;

Maximum Width:   17 feet.

What Are Colorado's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Colorado. National auction house Ritchie Brothers maintains an office in Longmont. They’re the only national auction house with a presence in Colorado.

Roller Auctions is a major auction house in Denver. Other prominent equipment auction houses in Colorado include:

  • Dickinsheet & Associates, Denver;
  • Harley D. Troyer Auctioneers, Fort Lupton;
  • Holt & Associates, Colorado Springs;
  • Jim’s Auction Services, Montrose;
  • Linnebur Auctions, Byers;
  • MH Bar Auctions, Calhan;
  • Miller & Associates, Brush;
  • Ross Auction, Colorado Springs.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Colorado?

Call Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Colorado. United Rentals, the nation’s largest equipment rental chain has nearly 15 locations in the state. Nationwide competitor Sunbelt Rentals also operates nearly 10 stores in Colorado.

Wagner Equipment has multiple locations in Colorado, including one in Colorado Springs. Other independent equipment rental centers in Colorado include:

  • 4Rivers Equipment, Colorado Springs and Fort Collins;
  • Bill’s Equipment, Colorado Springs;
  • CEC Contractors, Greeley and Erie;
  • H&E Equipment, Commerce City;
  • Farris Machinery, Colorado Springs;
  • Power Equipment, Colorado Springs;
  • Sunstate Equipment, Colorado Springs;
  • Titan Machinery, Colorado Springs.
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