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

Freedom Heavy Haul can assist with any kind of sized Heavy Hauling jobs to or from the great state of Grant Park 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 Grant Park Illinois.

The history of Grant Park stretches back over a century. The land on which it sits was first used as a racetrack, and later as an amusement park. In 1892, the city of Chicago dedicated a portion of the area to civic use, naming it Lake View Park after John D. Rockefeller, one of the city's wealthiest citizens. In 1893, Chicago's City Council created Grant Park in honor of General Ulysses S. Grant, who had died the previous year.

The Chicago Park District is a municipal government agency that operates and maintains Grant Park, the largest city park in the United States. The park, which covers 555 acres, is located in the downtown area of Chicago and includes a museum, a zoo, an amusement park, a concert venue, and a lake. The district also operates Lincoln Park and Washington Park.

How it works

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To schedule your heavy haul shipment, call us or fill our online form

Schedule a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be stunned at exactly how simple it is! All you need to do is enter your get in touch with and delivery information right into our online type. Or give that information to one of our specialized transport representatives over the phone. Simply provide your pickup/delivery zip codes as well as the kind of item you need to be transported with dimensions.

We specialize in helping you select the ideal trailer to fit your demands. Our agents have skilled knowledge regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, as well as RGN trailers.

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

One of our expert Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving planners will work with you to organize a tools pick-up date and time which functions ideal for you. We do our extremely best to work around your timetable when you deliver your tools straight with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending upon the delivery size, we might pack the same day! For larger shipments, we might require a little even more time for trip preparation and also extra-large allowing. For super loads, a route survey might be essential to establish the service provider's course before travel. Whatever is needed, we can manage it! One of our specialist Heavy Haul planners will certainly collaborate with you to ensure that we select the very best alternative to obtain your job done as swiftly and, 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 transporter at any time during your shipment to ask inquiries regarding arrival times and anything else that might be on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undergo rigorous safety and procedural training to make sure that your cargo is secure every step of the method! You or a person you appoint will carry out a last delivery inspection, sign off on a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complicated, as well as you need to just trust a person with the proper understanding and experience. Contact Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Grant Park Illinois

Grant Park is an expansive green space located in the heart of Chicago, Illinois. The park was originally designated as a public park in 1836 and was originally named Lake Park. In 1891, the city of Chicago purchased the land and renamed it Grant Park in honor of Ulysses S. Grant, who had served as President of the United States.

Shipping To These Cities Near Grant Park 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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