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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from Florida

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any type of sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the fantastic state of Lakeland Florida 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 Lakeland Florida.

The city of Lakeland Florida is situated just outside of Tampa Bay. The city has a population of about 104,000 residents who are part of the Polk County area. The state was originally populated by the Tocobaga Native Americans. The Tocobaga were forced to move westward by European settlers. Between 1890 and 1910, the town was built up as an agricultural community, but it became a major trade center around 1920.

Lakeland, Florida is a beautiful city with an agricultural feel. The city has buildings made with the orange sunshine in mind. It’s one of the best places to live in the United States.

How it works

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Schedule online or by phone for your heavy haul shipment

Arrange a heavy haul delivery with Freedom Heavy Haul, as well as you'll be surprised at just how very easy it is! All you have to do is enter your contact and also delivery info right into our on-line type. Or give that information to among our devoted transportation representatives over the phone. Just provide your pickup/delivery zip codes as well as the type of product you need to be transferred with measurements.

We specialize in helping you select the appropriate trailer to fit your requirements. Our representatives have professional knowledge about flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and RGN trailers.

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

Among our expert Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and also Moving coordinators will work with you to organize an equipment pick-up day as well as time which functions best for you. When you ship your devices straight with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our very best to work around your routine!

Depending on the shipment dimension, we could load the very same day! For bigger deliveries, we could require a little bit more time for trip preparation and large permitting. For extremely tons, a path study may be needed to figure out the provider's course prior to traveling. Whatever is required, we can handle it! Among our specialist Heavy Haul organizers will collaborate with you to ensure that we choose the most effective option to get your work done as swiftly as well as, most importantly, cost-effectively.

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Our Heavy Hauling Trucking carriers will deliver your shipment to its destination.

You can contact your heavy haul transporter at any time throughout your shipment to ask concerns concerning arrival times and anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers go through rigorous safety as well as step-by-step training to ensure that your freight is risk-free every step of the way! You or somebody you assign will certainly perform a final delivery inspection, sign off on a Bill of Lading, and you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complex, and you ought to just trust somebody with the correct understanding as well as experience. Contact Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Lakeland Florida

Lakeland is situated in Northern Central Florida. The city has 6 lakes throughout the 6 square miles of land it covers. Lakeland is a very popular vacation spot due to its close proximity to Orlando and other major attractions, but there are plenty of things to do in this small-town style community too. Residents enjoy visiting the downtown district, which includes shops, restaurants, and a movie theatre among other things.

Shipping To These Cities Near Lakeland Florida?

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Jacksonville

890,467 residents

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Miami

454,279 residents

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Tampa

387,916 residents

What Are Florida's Major Cities And Roadways?

Florida is the 22nd largest state in the country. From north to south, the state is nearly 450 miles long. Florida also is almost 330 miles long at its widest, in the north. The major north-south roadways are I-95 and I-75, both of which run from Georgia to Miami. The main east-west highways include 1-10, between Orlando and Tampa, and I-4, which travels between Daytona Beach and Orlando.

Florida continues to grow by leaps and bounds. In 2017, seven cities in Florida were among the 25 fastest growing towns in America (Orlando, Cape Coral, West Palm Beach, Sarasota, Lakeland, Jacksonville and Fort Lauderdale). The 10 largest cities in the state are:

  1. Jacksonville;
  2. Miami;
  3. Tampa;
  4. Orlando;
  5. Petersburg;
  6. Hialeah;
  7. Tallahassee;
  8. Port St. Lucie;
  9. Fort Lauderdale;
  10. Cape Coral.

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

Loads that exceed any of the dimensional limits set by the state require oversize permits. Trailers weighing 3,000 pounds or more need separate brake systems to operate legally in Florida. In addition to brake lights, all trailers must have lights for the tail, the turn signal and the license plates. Trailers also are required to display reflectors and tote safety chains.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Florida include:

Maximum weight: 80,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight;

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Florida's Length Restrictions?

Regulations regarding the length of towed trailers in Florida are near the standards set by most states, except for trailer length. For 53-foot trailers, the kingpin must be set at least 41 feet from the center axel. Most states limit trailer length to less than 30 feet, but Florida allows longer trailers than most states. Travel trailers are limited to 40 feet in length.

Trailer length maximums in Florida include:

Total length: 75 feet;

Trailer length: 48 feet;

Motor home length: 40 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Florida?

The Florida Department of Transportation issues permits for hauling oversized loads within the state. Oversize load transport is allowed from ½-hour before sunrise to 1/2-hour after sunset during weekdays. Oversize transport is not allowed during major holiday weekends. Escort vehicles are required if the load is more than 95-feet long, or more than 14-feet tall, or more than 12-feet wide.

Restrictions for permitted oversize loads in Florida include:

Maximum Weight:  199,000 for 11 axels;

Maximum Length: 150 feet total;

Maximum Height: 16 feet;

Maximum Width: 16 feet.

What Are Florida's Major Auction Houses?

Let Freedom Heavy Haul ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction in Florida. The Florida Winter Auctions in March feature major heavy equipment auctions by Ritchie Brothers (Davenport), Yoder & Frey (Kissimmee), and Alex Lyons and Sons (Winter Garden). Operated in conjunction with Iron Planet, the Richie Brothers Winter auction is one of the largest heavy equipment auctions in the world.

Other equipment auction houses in Florida include:

  • J. Kane, Riviera Beach;
  • First Coast Auction, Jacksonville;
  • Garner & Associates, Bartow;
  • Graham Auction, Tequesta;
  • Insight Auctioneers, Sebring;
  • Midway Machinery and Auction, Midway;
  • Tampa Machinery Auction, Thonotosassa;
  • Weeks Auction, Ocala.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Florida?

Freedom Heavy Haul ships equipment to and from every rental center in Florida. United Rentals and Sunbelt Rentals each have more than 50 locations in Florida. Compact Power Equipment also has several branches in Florida.

Other heavy equipment rental centers in Florida include:

Allstar Equipment, West Palm Beach;

Alltool Rental, Fort Lauderdale;

B&M Equipment, Jacksonville;

Beard Equipment, Tallahassee;

Briggs Equipment, Orlando;

Herc Rentals, Tampa;

Miami Tool Rental, Miami;

Sandy Andy’s, Ormond Beach.

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