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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from Florida

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any sized Heavy Hauling tasks to or from the fantastic state of Miami 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 Miami Florida.

Miami Florida is a coastal city and one of the United States’ most popular tourist destinations. Miami Florida has been home to some of the world's best athletes, musicians, and artists, including Shaquille O'Neal, Pitbull, and Gloria Estefan. With its gorgeous beaches and warm climate, it is easy to see why people flock to this city year-round.

The great city of Miami is situated in South Florida, consisting of its own metropolitan area and the metropolitan areas of the nearby cities/areas. Home to many people, tourists, and business opportunities, Miami is one of the most popular places in America to live.

How it works

Step 1

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 surprised at just how simple it is! All you need to do is enter your contact and also shipping details right into our on the internet form. Or give that information to one of our specialized transportation agents over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery postal code as well as the type of thing you require to be delivered with dimensions.

We specialize in helping you choose the appropriate trailer to fit your requirements. Our agents have skilled understanding regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, as well as RGN trailers.

Step 2

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

Among our professional Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Moving coordinators will certainly deal with you to set up an equipment pick-up date and also time which works ideal for you. We do our really best to work around your routine when you deliver your tools straight with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending upon the shipment size, we could pack the same day! For bigger deliveries, we might need a little even more time for trip planning and also extra-large permitting. For extremely tons, a course survey may be essential to establish the service provider's course before traveling. Whatever is required, we can manage it! One of our specialist Heavy Haul organizers will work with you to make certain that we pick the most effective option to get your job done as rapidly and, most notably, cost-effectively.

Step 3

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 throughout your delivery to ask questions concerning arrival times and anything else that may be on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undertake rigorous safety and procedural training to make sure that your cargo is risk-free every step of the means! You or someone you assign will perform a final delivery assessment, sign off on a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complicated, and you need to just trust somebody with the appropriate understanding and also experience. Call Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Miami Florida

Miami is a major city in Florida and the nation's thirteenth-largest metropolitan area. Miami is classified as a global city due to its importance as an international trade center, financial capital, and tourist destination. In addition, Miami is home to the country’s single largest concentration of international banks and has served as the host city for large international events such as the 1987 Pan American Games and the 1995 APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) Summit.

Trust Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment safely between Florida and any other state in the country. As one of the leading agriculture production states in the nation, plenty of farm equipment is shipped into and out of Florida. The state also features a booming construction industry that depends upon efficient construction equipment transportation to thrive.

The maximum speed allowed in Florida when towing a trailer is 65 miles per hour. Florida does not permit double-tandem towing.

According the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2016 Florida employed the fourth most heavy and tractor trailer truck drivers in the country. Only Texas, California and Pennsylvania have more heavy-haul truck drivers.

Florida has 14 ports in total, eight on the Gulf of Mexico and six on the Atlantic Ocean:

  • Jaxport;
  • Port Canaveral;
  • Port Everglades;
  • Port of Key West;
  • Port of Fort Pierce;
  • Port of Fernandina;
  • Port of Palm Beach;
  • Port of Pensacola;
  • Port of Port St. Joe;
  • Port of St. Petersburg;
  • Port of Tampa Bay;
  • Port Manatee;
  • Port Miami;
  • Port Panama City.

Shipping To These Cities Near Miami 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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