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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Louisville Kentucky

Freedom Heavy Haul can assist with any sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the wonderful state of Louisville Kentucky or anywhere within the USA.

If you need an industry leader in heavy haul shipping to and from Louisville Kentucky look no further than Freedom Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Movers.

Louisville, Kentucky is the largest city in the state of Kentucky. It is also the second-largest metropolitan area. The population of Louisville exceeds 700,000 people. With an area total of about 273 square miles, it is one of the most densely populated cities in the United States. There are many attractions in Louisville, including museums, restaurants, golf courses, parks and fields for every sport imaginable.

Louisville, Kentucky is home to the University of Louisville, the Norton Healthcare System, the Louisville Metro Government, and KFC. The city is also has a thriving artistic community that produces not just popular street art but an emerging group of full-time professional artists. The city's neighborhoods are very diverse and include places like Old Louisville with restored homes from before the Civil War and St. Matthews, an area with many Victorian homes near Cherokee Park.

How it works

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Schedule online or by phone for your heavy haul shipment

Schedule a heavy haul delivery with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be surprised at exactly how simple it is! All you need to do is enter your contact as well as shipping details into our on-line kind. Or give that info to among our devoted transportation agents over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery zip codes as well as the kind of thing you require to be delivered with measurements.

We focus on helping you select the ideal trailer to fit your needs. Our representatives have skilled knowledge regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and RGN trailers.

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

One of our professional Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving planners will collaborate with you to prepare a devices pick-up day as well as time which works best for you. We do our really best to work around your timetable when you deliver your tools straight with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending upon the shipment dimension, we could pack the exact same day! For larger deliveries, we might need a little more time for journey preparation as well as extra-large permitting. For super loads, a path survey could be needed to establish the provider's path prior to traveling. Whatever is required, we can handle it! One of our expert Heavy Haul organizers will deal with you to ensure that we pick the most effective alternative to obtain your task done as promptly and also, 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 any time during your delivery to ask questions regarding arrival times as well as anything else that may get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers go through extensive security as well as procedural training to make sure that your freight is safe every step of the method! You or somebody you designate will certainly conduct a final shipment evaluation, approve a Bill of Lading, and you're done!

Heavy Hauling is intricate, and also you need to only trust a person with the appropriate understanding and experience. Contact Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Louisville Kentucky

Known as one of the “Best Places to Live,” Louisville has many great features such as its famous bourbon and bluegrass culture. Located in the southwestern part of Kentucky, this small town is home to a population of 774,000 people and continues to grow. Famous attractions include the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory and Churchill Downs which hosts the Kentucky Derby each year.

Shipping To These Cities Near Louisville Kentucky?

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Louisville

615,924 residents

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Lexington

324,604 residents

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Owensboro

59,536 residents

What Are Kentucky's Major Cities And Roadways?

One of the smallest states in the middle section of the country, Kentucky is the 37th largest state in the union. The state is nearly 400 miles long and almost 170 miles wide. There are nearly 78,000 miles of public roadways in Kentucky. Interstates account for 750 miles of highway in the state. I-64 runs east/west across the northern portion of the state, connecting Louisville and Lexington with Indiana and West Virginia. I-75 goes north-south between Ohio and Tennessee, running through Lexington. I-24 runs diagonally from Indiana to Tennessee in the western portion of the state.

With more than 600,000 people, Louisville is the largest city the in the state. It’s about twice as large as Lexington, the second largest city. Bowling Green was the fastest growing city in the state in 2017. The 10 largest cities in Kentucky are:

  1. Louisville;
  2. Lexington;
  3. Bowling Green;
  4. Owensboro;
  5. Covington;
  6. Richmond;
  7. Hopkinsville;
  8. Florence;
  9. Georgetown;
  10. Elizabethtown.

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

Shipments of heavy equipment that exceed the dimensional restrictions in Kentucky must obtain oversize shipping permits to travel in the state.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Kentucky include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Kentucky's Length Restrictions?

Kentucky has fairly permissive overall length restrictions. Many eastern states restrict the length of tractor-trailer loads to 60 feet. Kentucky allows six feet of overhang on the front bumper, and five feet of overhang on the rear bumper.

Trailer length maximums in Kentucky include:

Total length: 65 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Kentucky?

Permits to ship oversize loads in Kentucky can be obtained from the Department of Transportation. Movement of oversize shipments is permitted from a ½-hour before sunrise to a ½-hour after sunrise on weekdays. On Saturday, oversize transports must conclude by noon. Shipping oversize loads is not permitted on Sunday or major holidays. Oversize length is limited to 95 feet on two-lane roads.

If your shipment exceeds the oversize regulations in Kentucky, you must obtain a Super Load permit to travel in the state. The maximum dimensions permitted for oversize travel in Kentucky include:

Maximum Weight: 160,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 110 feet total (four-lane roads);

Maximum Height:  15 feet;

Maximum Width:   14 feet.

What Are Kentucky's Major Auction Houses?

Freedom Heavy Haul will ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Kentucky. Ritchie Brothers has an office in Lexington. J.J. Kane, the only other national auction house with an office in Kentucky, is located in Verona. Ford Brothers has locations in Mt. Vernon, Somerset and London.

Other prominent independent equipment auction houses in Kentucky include:

  • Bunch Brothers Auctioneers, Wingo;
  • Chuck Marshall Auction, Flemingsburg;
  • Collins Auction, Louisville;
  • Harper Equipment, Scottsville;
  • Lewis Auction, Elizabethtown;
  • Mark Maddox Auctioneer, Carlisle;
  • Northern Kentucky Auction, Independence.;
  • Wardlow Auctions, Louisville.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Kentucky?

Contact Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Kentucky. United Rentals operates at nearly 10 locations in the state. Sunbelt Rentals also has around 10 stores in Kentucky. General Rental Center has offices in Frankfort and Somerset. Whayne Supply operates in Somerset and Pikeville. Herc Rentals has a store in Middletown.

Other equipment rental centers in Kentucky include:

  • B.C. Rental Center, Owensboro;
  • A Complete Rental Center, Henderson;
  • Action Rental Center, Berea;
  • Brandies Machinery, Louisville;
  • Bypass Rental Center, Winchester;
  • DC Rental, Mayfield;
  • Murray Rentals, Murray;
  • Wilson Equipment, Lexington.
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