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We have the experience to ship your heavy haul reliably to or from Alaska

Freedom Heavy Haul can aid with any sized Heavy Hauling jobs to or from the terrific state of Alaska or anywhere within the USA.

If you need an industry leader in heavy haul shipping to and from Alaska look no further than Freedom Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Movers.

Our tools varies from Flat Deck, Step Deck, multi-axle stretch RGN/Lowboy, Perimeter, Beam, Landoll, as well as more. We have the experience and capability to carry any type of large, over-dimensional, or overweight items anywhere in Alaska or within the whole USA.

If you're requiring assistance delivery your building tools or heavy machinery to Alaska, think about Freedom Heavy Haul as your top option to assist.

We've obtained decades of in-house experience with Heavy Haul Trucking, shipping a variety of over-dimensional loads throughout the State of Alaska, as well as we only deal with the most safe as well as most reliable Heavy Haul carriers when driving.

Whatever the situation and also questions you have, we have responses as well as the capacity to do the job. We'll work both hard and smart to deliver your equipment or equipment to any kind of area you desire!

How it works

Step 1

Schedule online or by phone for your heavy haul shipment

Schedule a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and also you'll be stunned at how very easy it is! All you need to do is enter your call and delivery details into our online type. Or give that details to among our specialized transport representatives over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery postal code and also the sort of product you require to be transferred with measurements.

We focus on helping you choose the best trailer to fit your needs. Our representatives have skilled expertise regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and also RGN trailers.

Step 2

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

One of our specialist Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving organizers will deal with you to arrange a devices pickup day and time which works best for you. We do our very best to work around your timetable when you deliver your equipment direct with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending on the shipment dimension, we might pack the very same day! For bigger shipments, we may require a little more time for trip preparation and extra-large allowing. For super tons, a route survey could be required to establish the carrier's course prior to traveling. Whatever is needed, we can manage it! Among our expert Heavy Haul planners will certainly collaborate with you to make certain that we pick the best option to get your work done as promptly and, most importantly, cost-effectively.

Step 3

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

You can call your heavy haul carrier at any moment throughout your shipment to ask concerns concerning arrival times as well as anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undertake strenuous security and step-by-step training to guarantee that your cargo is secure every action of the means! You or a person you designate will conduct a final delivery evaluation, sign off on a Bill of Lading, and also you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complicated, as well as you must only rely on someone with the appropriate understanding and experience. Get In Touch With Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Alaska

Choose Freedom Heavy Haul to haul your heavy equipment between Alaska and any other state in the union.

The oi and gas industry is the economic engine of Alaska. More than 80% of the state’s revenue is derived from oil and gas. Shipping heavy drilling equipment in Alaska remains a thriving business. In fact, the state is awash in natural resources. Both the timber industry and the mining industry flourish in the state. There’s a great need in Alaska for shipping heavy logging machinery and heavy mining equipment throughout the state. The state invests nearly $2 billion each year in non-residential and residential construction. Nearly 15,000 people are employed with the nearly 2,500 construction companies in the state. Since new equipment is difficult and expensive to obtain in Alaska, the transportation of available heavy construction equipment in the state is crucial. Tourism and fishing also provide significant income to the state.

Alaska operates more than 50 ports. The busiest ports in the state include:

  • Port of Anchorage;
  • Port of Dutch Harbor;
  • Port of Homer;
  • Port of Juneau;
  • Port of Ketchikan;
  • Port of Kivalina;
  • Port of Kodiak.

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Juneau

31,435 residents

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Fairbanks

30,996 residents

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Anchorage

282,958 residents

What Are Alaska's Major Cities And Roadways?

Alaska is the largest state in the country in terms of acreage. The state is more than 2,200 miles long and more than 1,400 miles wide. It’s more than twice the size of Texas. But with just slightly more than 30,000 miles of roadway in the state, Alaska operates the fifth least amount of highway miles in the country. The state has 12 major highways. Only half of those roads – Alaska Highway, Glenn Highway, Parks Highway, Richardson Highway, Seward Highway, Sterling Highway – are fully paved. Most are open year-round, but some are closed during the winter.

Alaska has the third-smallest state population in the country, ahead of only Wyoming and Vermont. With nearly 300,000 residents, Anchorage is by far the most populous town in the state. No other city in the state has as many as 50,000 people. As a result, Anchorage was the fastest growing city in Alaska in 2017. The 10 largest cities in Alaska are:

  1. Anchorage;
  2. Juneau;
  3. Fairbanks;
  4. Wasilla;
  5. Sitka;
  6. Ketchikan;
  7. Kenai;
  8. Palmer;
  9. Bethel;

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

Heavy equipment shipments that exceed the maximum dimensions established by the state must obtain oversize permits to use the roads in Alaska. Single axels are limited to 30,000 pounds each, while tandem axels can carry a maximum of 56,000 pounds each.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Alaska include:

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

Maximum height: 14 feet;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Alaska's Length Restrictions?

Overall length restrictions in Alaska are similar to most other rural states.  Other states restrict maximum length to 65 feet.

Trailer length maximums in Alaska include:

Total length: 75 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Alaska?

Permits to ship oversize heavy equipment in Alaska are available from the Department of Transportation & Public Facilities. Movement of oversize shipments of heavy equipment are permitted from ½-hour before sunrise until ½-hour after sunset on Monday through Saturday. Permits are valid for three days, but can be extended depending upon the season.

Oversize shipments that exceed dimensional regulations must apply for Super Load permits. Most limits are decided on a case-by-case basis, where expected weather and road conditions are considered.  The maximum oversize dimensions that Alaska allows include:

Maximum Weight: case-by-case basis;

Maximum Length: case-by-case basis;

Maximum Height: 14 feet;

Maximum Width: 17 feet.

What Are Alaska's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Alaska. Ritchie Brothers, the national auction house, has an outpost in Wasilla.

The most prominent equipment auction houses in Alaska include:

  • 1st Strike Asset Management, Fairbanks;
  • Alaska Auction Company, Anchorage;
  • Alaska Premier Auctions, Anchorage;
  • D&D Auction, Wasilla;
  • Grubstake Auction Company, Anchorage;
  • Fairbanks Auction Company, Fairbanks;
  • Great North Auction, North Pole;
  • North Pacific Auctioneers, Anchorage.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Alaska?

Call Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Alaska. United Rentals has two rental locations in the state.

Craig Taylor Equipment operates four rental stores in the state. Airport Equipment Rentals has locations in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Other independent equipment rental centers in Alaska include:

  • ABC Rentals, Wasilla;
  • Alaska Pacific Rental, Palmer;
  • Bobcat of Juneau, Juneau;
  • Construction Machinery, Fairbanks;
  • Kodiak Rental Center, Kodiak;
  • Tyler Rental, Juneau;
  • Rental Zone, Fairbanks;
  • Yukon Equipment, Anchorage.
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