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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from Virginia

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any sized Heavy Hauling jobs to or from the great state of Virginia Beach Virginia 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 Virginia Beach Virginia.

Virginia Beach, VA is a small town located on the east coast of the USA. It was founded in 1837 by John Anderson and it has been a popular beach destination since the 1920s. The city includes Virginia Beach and neighboring communities that combine to form a large metropolitan area.

Virginia Beach is located in the state of Virginia and is a popular vacation spot for many. The city's growing population has led to an increase in new development and construction. With the beach and boardwalk only a block away, life on the coast doesn't get much better than this!

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 you'll be surprised at how easy it is! All you need to do is enter your get in touch with as well as shipping info into our on the internet type. Or give that information to one of our dedicated transportation agents over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery zip codes and also the type of product you need to be carried with measurements.

We focus on assisting you choose the ideal trailer to fit your requirements. Our agents have professional understanding regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, as well as RGN trailers.

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

Among our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Moving coordinators will deal with you to set up a tools pick-up date as well as time which works best for you. When you deliver your tools direct with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our very best to work around your timetable!

Depending on the delivery size, we could load the very same day! For larger deliveries, we could need a little more time for trip preparation and large allowing. For super tons, a route survey could be required to figure out the service provider's path prior to travel. Whatever is required, we can manage it! One of our professional Heavy Haul planners will deal with you to make certain that we pick the best alternative to obtain your job done as promptly and, most significantly, 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 carrier any time during your shipment to ask concerns regarding arrival times and anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undergo extensive security as well as procedural training to make certain that your freight is risk-free every step of the way! You or somebody you select will certainly conduct a last shipment assessment, sign off on a Bill of Lading, and you're done!

Heavy Hauling is intricate, and you need to just trust a person with the correct understanding and experience. Call Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Virginia Beach Virginia

Few people know that Virginia Beach has a rich, historical culture. The total population of the city is 431,471 and it is the 33rd largest city in America. It was founded as a resort town in 1857 and now it is known as one of the best beach locations in the country. There are several popular tourist attractions such as: Ripley's Believe It or Not Museum, USS Wisconsin, and Oceanfront Boardwalk.

Shipping To These Cities Near Virginia Beach Virginia?

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Richmond

226,622 residents

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Roanoke

99,229 residents

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Lynchburg

80,569 residents

What Are Virginia's Major Cities And Roadways?

Virginia is ranked 35th in the country in total square miles. The state is almost 430 miles long and nearly 200 miles wide. Virginia maintains and operates more than 98,000 miles of public roadways, with at least 1,100 miles of interstate highway in the state. I-81 runs diagonally north/south down the spine of the state, between West Virginia and North Carolina. I-95, the busiest road in the country, goes north/south in the eastern part of the state, connecting Maryland and North Carolina. I-66, an east/west highway, operates between I-81 and Washington, D.C. Likewise, I-64 runs east/west between I-81 and Norfolk.

The largest city in Virginia, Virginia Beach, has more than 450,00 residents. The two next largest cities, Norfolk and Chesapeake, each have about half the population of Virginia Beach.  The fastest growing city in the state in 2017 was Purcellville in Loudon County. The 10 largest cities in Virginia are:

  1. Virginia Beach;
  2. Norfolk;
  3. Chesapeake;
  4. Arlington;
  5. Richmond;
  6. Newport News;
  7. Alexandria;
  8. Hampton;
  9. Roanoke;
  10. Portsmouth.

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

If your load exceeds the dimensional maximums set by the state, you’ll need to apply for an oversize transport permit to travel legally in Virginia. The spacing between the kingpin of the semi-trailer and rearmost axle or a point midway between the rear tandem axle does not exceed 41 feet.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Virginia include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches

What Are Virginia's Length Restrictions?

Virginia is one of the few states that does not impose a total length restriction on tractor trailers. But at 48 feet, the trailer length maximum is shorter than the maximums established by most states.  Shipments are allowed a three-foot overhang in the front and a four-foot overhang in the rear. Twin trailers are restricted to 28 feet 6 inches in length.

Trailer length maximums in Virginia include:

Total length: no limit imposed;

Trailer length: 48 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Virginia?

The Department of Motor Vehicles issues oversize transport permits in Virginia. Travel with oversize loads is permitted from ½-hour before sunrise to ½-hour after sunset on weekdays. Oversize transports must cease operation by noon on Saturday. Shipping oversize loads is not permitted on Sunday and major holidays. Cities with large populations impose travel restrictions on oversize shipments during morning and evening rush hours.

Transport larger than oversize regulations allow need Super Load permits to travel in the state. Virginia’s maximum dimensions allowed for oversize travel include:

Maximum Weight:  150,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 115 feet total;

Maximum Height:  15 feet;

Maximum Width:   16 feet.

What Are Virginia's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Virginia. None of the major auction houses have a presence in the state. It’s all independents.

The most prominent equipment auction houses in Virginia include:

  • At Your Bidding, Richmond;
  • Blythe Auctions, Franklin;
  • Carwile Auctions, Farmville;
  • Culpepper Auction Center, Culpepper;
  • Motley’s Asset Disposition, Richmond;
  • Rasmus Auctions, Springfield;
  • RCI Auctions, Richmond;
  • Shumate Auctions, Warrenton.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Virginia?

Talk to Freedom Heavy Haul about hauling your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Virginia. United Rentals operates nearly 15 locations in the state. There also are more than 15 Sunbelt Rentals stores in Virginia. McClung Logan Equipment has six equipment rental locations in Virginia, including stores in Glen Allen and Salem.

Other prominent equipment rental centers in Virginia include:

  • Carter Machinery, Salem;
  • General Rental Center, Suffolk;
  • Hawkins-Graves, Lynchburg;
  • Herc Rentals, Roanoke;
  • Valley Equipment Center, Fishersville
  • Warsaw Rental Center, Warsaw.
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