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

Freedom Heavy Haul can help with any type of sized Heavy Hauling tasks to or from the wonderful state of Illinois or anywhere within the USA.

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

Our devices varies from Flat Deck, Step Deck, multi-axle stretch RGN/Lowboy, Perimeter, Beam, Landoll, and extra. We have the experience and ability to transport any type of oversized, over-dimensional, or obese things throughout Illinois or within the whole USA.

Take into consideration Freedom Heavy Haul as your leading selection to help if you're requiring help shipping your building and construction devices or heavy equipment to Illinois.

We've obtained years of internal experience with Heavy Haul Trucking, shipping a variety of over-dimensional lots throughout the State of Illinois, as well as we only work with the best and most dependable Heavy Haul providers when traveling.

Whatever the situation and questions you have, we have responses and also the capability to do the job. We'll function both hard as well as clever to provide your tools or equipment to any area you desire!

How it works

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Step 1

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 stunned at how very easy it is! All you have to do is enter your call and delivery information right into our on-line type. Or give that info to one of our dedicated transportation representatives over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery postal code and the kind of item you need to be transferred with dimensions.

We concentrate on aiding you pick the appropriate trailer to fit your requirements. Our representatives have skilled understanding concerning flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and also RGN trailers.

Step 2

Based upon the measurements, we select the appropriate equipment to match your shipment.

One of our expert Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and also Moving planners will deal with you to set up a devices pick-up date and time which functions best for you. When you deliver your tools direct with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our best to work around your routine!

Depending upon the shipment size, we can fill the same day! For bigger deliveries, we may require a bit even more time for trip preparation and large allowing. For super lots, a course study might be required to figure out the provider's course before travel. Whatever is needed, we can manage it! Among our professional Heavy Haul coordinators will certainly deal with you to make certain that we select the best option to get your task done as quickly as well as, most notably, cost-effectively.

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Step 3

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

You can contact your heavy haul transporter any time during your delivery to ask concerns regarding arrival times as well as anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undergo extensive safety and step-by-step training to make certain that your freight is secure every action of the method! You or a person you designate will perform a final delivery assessment, validate a Bill of Lading, as well as you're done!

Heavy Hauling is complex, as well as you ought to only rely on a person with the correct understanding as well as experience. Get In Touch With Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of 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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