Heavy Equipment Shipping Companies Near Albany, New York

Heavy Equipment Shipping Companies Near Albany, New York

Freedom Heavy Haul is one of the most trusted heavy hauling companies in the USA. We specialize in heavy transport for industrial cargo, equipment, and machinery. We collaborate with clients in the construction, engineering, petroleum, mining, and other industrial sectors. We move the heaviest cargo between states and provide international shipping. Give us a call if you need to haul from Albany to NYC or the rest of the country!

Long Distance Machinery Transport to/from Albany

Albany is located in Central New York and it is the capital city of the State of New York. Albany is located in Albany County – on the west bank of the Hudson River. Albany is only 135 miles north of New York City and 10 miles from where the Hudson River confluence with the Mohawk River. As the capitol of New York State, all New York government agencies are headquartered in the city. The city has a population of 97,856 inhabitants in the city-proper according to the latest census, making it the #16h largest in the state. However, the larger Albany Metropolitan Area is estimated at 1.1 million residents making it the #3rd most populous after New York City and Buffalo. 

Albany has one of the longest histories in the state and it is regarded as the central hub for commerce, culture, architecture, and universities in the state. It is the economic core of the Capital District of New York State, consisting of Albany, Schenectady, and Troy. Albany covers a total land area of 21 square miles of which 1.8% is water. To the north, the city borders the town of Colonie, and to the south it borders Bethlehem. The western border is marked by the town of Guilderland and the eastern border is marked by the Hudson River. 

Albany a diverse economy mainly based in its government structures which employ a huge number of the local population – nearly 25% is employed in the government sector. The biggest industries in the city are in healthcare, education, and recently – high tech. Due to a strong economic base and the importance of the city, it has expressed immunity to most economic recessions in the past. 

During the day time, the population of the city nearly doubles to 162,000 people. The largest companies in the city are Trans World Entertainment and Clough Harbor. As a result of its large government sector, the city has the #4th highest density of lawyers of any city in the United States behind only Washington DC, New Jersey, and New York City. 

Freedom Heavy Haul provides transport links between Albany and Upstate New York including NYC. We help businesses in the area by hauling their heavy machinery. The following is a list of machines we transport: 

  • Plants.
  • Oil rigs, pipes, and related machinery.
  • Industrial and commercial equipment.
  • Mining machinery.
  • Turbines.
  • Agricultural machinery.
  • Cranes.
  • Hotel and restaurant appliances.
  • Factory components.
  • Building and construction machinery.

Over Dimensional and International Shipping to/from Albany

All over-dimensional cargo shipments in Albany are regulated by the New York State Department of Transportation (headquartered in the city). We specialize in over-dimensional cargo that exceeds the limits imposed by the state, by obtaining special “Oversize” permits for our clients. We can haul cargo within the legal limits, but we also transport cargo above those limits including “Super Loads” – i.e. loads exceeding 200,000 lbs. 

Freedom Heavy Haul offers international shipping for our clients in Albany who want to ship overseas. We can haul the equipment to Canada by land, or we can transport it to the nearest international seaport via the Hudson or by road freight. Our ODIS service covers all state-level permits and special NYC permits if the goods have to transit the City. We’ll take over the whole shipment for you, from pickup to delivery. Here’s a list of countries we ship to: 

  • China
  • Japan
  • Germany
  • India
  • United Kingdom 
  • France 
  • Italy 
  • Brazil 
  • Canada 
  • Russia 
  • South Korea 
  • Spain 
  • Australia 
  • Mexico 
  • Indonesia 
  • Netherlands 
  • Saudi Arabia 
  • Turkey and 
  • Switzerland

The countries on the list above are not representative of all countries we service. Visit this link to browse the full list supported by Freedom Heavy Haul’s international shipping service. We apply the same level of care to international shipments as we do to domestic shipments such as advance planning of routes, permits, and speedy delivery. 

If you want to transfer heavy cargo from Albany onto New York State or internationally, visit the State of New York Permissible Weight Table to learn more about the regulations. 

Construction Equipment Shipping to/from Albany

Albany has a booming construction sector with new real estate developments for commercial and residential purposes. Our main clients in Albany are in the real estate sector – clients who need to move heavy machinery between different job sites. We can ship machinery from a different state directly into Albany and we can also ship from Albany to other states. We ship the following: rollers, cranes, lifts, hoists, dozers, drills, and more. 

We care for each shipment and apply maximum caution on the road. We only transit through permitted highways that are designed for heavy cargo. Our drivers are the most experienced in the country. We also comply with all NY State regulations to ensure zero delays on the road. 

RGN Trailers Servicing near Albany

The RGN trailer is an essential component of a transport truck because it carries your invaluable cargo. This is why to prevent accidents on the road, owners have to regularly service their trailers. Here’s a list of the top service companies near Albany, NY: 

RGN, Step Deck, Flat Deck trailers available near Albany

Albany is the Capitol city of New York State and one of the largest centers of commerce in the state. It’s proximity to the Hudson River and major highways connecting NYC to Upstate mean that millions of tons of cargo are shipped through the city each year. According to the American Trucking Organization, more than 70% of all cargo shipments in the USA are carried by trucks. In order to ensure your shipments arrive without delays, you need the best trailer. The following is a list of trailers currently available near Albany: 

Albany ZIP codes

Albany ZIP codes: 12202, 12203, 12204, 12205, 12206, 12207, 12208, 12209, 12210, 12211, 12223, 12226, 12260, 12201, 12212, 12220, 12224, 12225, 12214, 12222, 12227, 12228, 12229, 12230, 12231, 12232, 12233, 12234, 12235, 12236, 12237, 12238, 12239, 12240, 12241, 12242, 12243, 12244, 12245, 12246, 12247, 12248, 12249, 12250, 12255, 12257, 12261, 12288.

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Our Recent Shipments

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Concrete Pump Truck Shipped Into Alvarado, Texas from Braselton, Georgia
This 35 ft. long Concrete Pump Truck was transported into Alvarado, Texas from Braselton, GA by Nick H. from Heavy Haulers. The 54,000-pound Concrete Pump Truck had a within limit 8 ft. of width and an oversize 12.9 ft. of height which called for a low RGN trailer platform for legal carriage. Nick H.’s determinations proved suitable and the 865-mile transport was exceedingly smooth.
Shipment Origin: Houston, TX
Shipment Destination: Los Angeles, CA
Trip Miles: 1548
Delivery Time: 3 Days
Trailer Type: Stretch RGN
Make and Model: Grove GMK3060
Category: All Terrain Crane
Dimensions: 37 Long
Cost: $ 2800.00

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