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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from South Bend Indiana

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the excellent state of South Bend Indiana or anywhere within the USA.

Looking for safe and effective heavy haul shipping to and from South Bend Indiana? Freedom Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Movers is an industry leader.

South Bend, Indiana is a city located on the southern bank of Lake Michigan and it is the home to the University of Notre Dame. The city was first settled by non-Native Americans in 1841 and has become a popular tourist and business destination. South Bend's population is just over 100,000 and employs many different industries such as healthcare, education, financial services, security/protective services, government services.

South Bend, Indiana is part of the Notre Dame area. It is also the home of the University of Notre Dame. There are over 250,000 South Bend residents with an average median family income just under $43,000. The city has a high school graduation rate at 94%. This high school is ranked as one of the best in Indiana and offers a variety of sports and activities for students to participate in.

How it works

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

Arrange a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and also you'll be amazed at how simple it is! All you have to do is enter your call as well as delivery info right into our on-line form. Or consider that information to one of our devoted transportation agents over the phone. Simply supply your pickup/delivery zip codes as well as the type of thing you need to be transported with measurements.

We focus on assisting you pick the appropriate trailer to fit your demands. Our representatives have skilled knowledge about flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and RGN trailers.

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

One of our professional Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving coordinators will certainly deal with you to arrange an equipment pick-up date and also time which functions best for you. We do our very best to function around your timetable when you ship your equipment straight with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending on the delivery dimension, we could load the exact same day! For larger shipments, we could need a little more time for trip preparation as well as large permitting. For super lots, a course study could be essential to figure out the service provider's path prior to travel. Whatever is needed, we can handle it! Among our professional Heavy Haul organizers will collaborate with you to make sure that we pick the very best choice to get your job done as swiftly as well as, most significantly, cost-effectively.

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

You can call your heavy haul carrier at any time throughout your delivery to ask questions about arrival times and also anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers go through rigorous safety and step-by-step training to make certain that your freight is safe every step of the method! You or somebody you appoint will certainly carry out a final shipment examination, approve a Bill of Lading, and also you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complex, and you need to just rely on someone with the proper understanding as well as experience. Call Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of South Bend Indiana

South Bend has been growing at a rapid rate over the past decade. In 2015, it was announced that they were ranked in the top 10 fastest-growing cities in the U.S. South Bend is a city that is full of culture and history that residents want to preserve. Among these remnants are buildings from downtown's industrial era including the Studebaker Plant and The Oliver Mansion.

Shipping To These Cities Near South Bend Indiana?

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Indianapolis

874,005 residents

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Fort Wayne

265,752 residents

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Evansville

118,588 residents

What Are Indiana's Major Cities And Roadways?

Indiana has more than 90,000 miles of roadways, including 12,000 miles of major highways. The state is 250 miles long and 145 miles wide. It’s the 38th largest state in the union. The major north/south highways in Indiana are I-69 in the east and I-65 in the west, both of which operate north of Indianapolis. South of the state’s capital, I-65 runs into Kentucky. I-80/90 stretches east/west across the top of the state, I-70 runs east/west across the middle of the state and through Indianapolis, and I-64 travels east/west in the lower part of the state.

With more than 800,000 people, Indianapolis is the largest city in Indiana and the 12th largest city in America. But Bloomington is the fastest growing city in the state. The 10 largest cities in Indiana are:

  1. Indianapolis;
  2. Fort Wayne;
  3. Evansville;
  4. South Bend;
  5. Carmel;
  6. Bloomington;
  7. Hammond;
  8. Gary;
  9. Lafayette;
  10. Columbus.

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

Shipments of heavy equipment that are non-divisible must fit within the maximum dimensions established by the state of Indiana. Loads that exceed the maximum dimensions need permits to travel within Indiana.  Equipment attachments such as blades and buckets must be disconnected from the equipment and hauled separately.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Indiana include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Indiana's Length Restrictions?

Indiana has one of the strictest overall length restrictions in the nation. Many states allow up to 70 feet of length, and most states permit as much as 65 feet. If you enter Indiana from another state with your load of heavy equipment, make sure your trailer is 60-feet long or less. Overhang is restricted to three feet on either end of the tractor trailer. The maximum length of trailers attached to pick-up trucks is 28-feet 6-inches.

Trailer length maximums in Indiana include:

Total length: 60 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Indiana?

Permits for transporting oversize loads in Indiana are issued by the Indiana Department of Revenue. Travel with an oversize load is permitted from1/2-hour before sunrise to ½-hour after sunset on weekdays. Loads less than 10-feet wide also can travel all day Saturday. Loads that are more than 10-feet wide can travel between ½-hour before sunrise until noon on Saturdays. Permits are valid for up to two weeks after issuance.

Loads that exceed the oversize maximums must apply for Super Load permits. The maximum dimensions for an oversize load in Indiana include:

Maximum Weight:  200,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 120 feet total;

Maximum Height: 16 feet;

Maximum Width: 15 feet.

What Are Indiana's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your pieces of heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Indiana. With offices in Elberfeld and Mackey, Ritchie Brothers is the only national equipment auction house that maintains a presence in Indiana.

There are plenty of other professional heavy-equipment auction houses located in Indiana, including:

  • Cripes Auction Services, Tipton;
  • Don Smock Auction, Pendleton;
  • Jeff Boston Auction Services, Sullivan;
  • Key Auctioneers, Indianapolis;
  • Kraft Auction Services, Valparaiso;
  • Polk Auction, New Paris;
  • The Auction Company, Jasper;
  • Ted Everett Farm Equipment, Monrovia.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Indiana?

Let Freedom Heavy Haul transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Indiana. United Rentals has a store in a half-dozen of the major cities in Indiana. Sunbelt Rentals has more than 10 outlets in the state. Many are located at Lowe’s stores. Herc Rentals also has a store in the state capital.

Other prominent equipment rental centers in Indiana include:

  • A Complete Rental Center, Henderson;
  • Greencastle Heavy Equipment, Greencastle;
  • Hoosier Tools, Indianapolis;
  • Mullin Rental Center, Indianapolis;
  • Rent A Center, Jasper;
  • Southeastern Equipment, Indianapolis;
  • Shipshe Rental Center, Shipshewana;
  • Wakarusa Heavy Equipment, Wakarusa.
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