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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from Illinois

Freedom Heavy Haul can aid with any sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the excellent state of Morton 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 Morton Illinois.

Morton is a small town located in Illinois with a population of just over 2,000 people. The town is known for its fertile farming land and its large selection of retail stores. Morton was also the home of the Morton Salt Company, one of the largest producers of table salt in the United States. The company closed its doors in 2003 after more than 100 years of production.

Morton is a small town located in the southwest corner of Illinois. The population was 2,268 at the 2010 census. Morton's history dates back to 1833 when Joseph Morton built a cabin on what is now Morton Street. The town grew around the Morton Hotel, which was built in 1859. Today, the hotel is part of the Morton Historical Society Museum. There are also several churches and businesses located in Morton.

How it works

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

Set up a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and also you'll be surprised at exactly how simple it is! All you need to do is enter your call as well as delivery information right into our on the internet kind. Or consider that info to among our committed transportation agents over the phone. Simply supply your pickup/delivery postal code as well as the sort of thing you require to be moved with dimensions.

We concentrate on helping you pick the ideal trailer to fit your demands. Our agents have experienced 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.

Among our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving coordinators will collaborate with you to arrange a devices pickup date and time which works finest for you. When you ship your tools direct with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our absolute best to work around your timetable!

Depending upon the delivery size, we could load the same day! For bigger deliveries, we might require a bit more time for journey preparation and also large allowing. For very tons, a path survey may be necessary to identify the provider's route before traveling. Whatever is required, we can manage it! Among our professional Heavy Haul planners will certainly deal with you to make sure that we pick the best option to get your work done as rapidly 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 any time during your delivery to ask concerns concerning arrival times as well as anything else that may be on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undertake rigorous safety and step-by-step training to make certain that your freight is secure every action of the method! You or a person you assign will certainly carry out a last shipment inspection, validate a Bill of Lading, and also you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complex, and also you should just rely on someone with the proper understanding and also experience. Get In Touch With Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Morton Illinois

Morton is a small town located in southern Illinois. It was founded in 1821 and has a population of just over 2,000. Morton is known for its agriculture and manufacturing industries. The town is also home to the Morton Arboretum, which is one of the largest arboretums in the United States.

Shipping To These Cities Near Morton 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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