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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from Maine

Freedom Heavy Haul can aid with any sized Heavy Hauling projects to or from the great state of Maine 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 Maine.

Our equipment ranges from Flat Deck, Step Deck, multi-axle stretch RGN/Lowboy, Perimeter, Beam, Landoll, and also a lot more. We have the experience as well as capability to deliver any oversized, over-dimensional, or obese items anywhere in Maine or within the whole USA.

If you're requiring support shipping your building and construction tools or heavy machinery to Maine, think about Freedom Heavy Haul as your top selection to aid.

We've got decades of in-house experience with Heavy Haul Trucking, shipping a range of over-dimensional lots all over the State of Maine, and also we only deal with the best and most dependable Heavy Haul carriers when traveling.

Whatever the circumstance as well as inquiries you have, we have responses and also the capacity to get the job done. We'll function both tough and also clever to provide your equipment or equipment to any place you prefer!

How it works

Step 1

Contact us for your heavy haul shipment online or call

Schedule a heavy haul shipment with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be stunned at how simple it is! All you need to do is enter your get in touch with and also shipping details into our on-line type. Or consider that details to one of our devoted transportation agents over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery postal code as well as the type of item you need to be moved with measurements.

We specialize in helping you select the appropriate trailer to fit your requirements. Our representatives have skilled expertise about flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and also RGN trailers.

Step 2

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

One of our professional Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping and Moving coordinators will work with you to prepare a devices pick-up day and also time which works finest for you. When you deliver your equipment direct with Freedom Heavy Haul, we do our greatest to function around your schedule!

Depending on the delivery dimension, we might pack the same day! For bigger shipments, we may need a little more time for trip planning and also large allowing. For incredibly tons, a route study might be required to identify the provider's route before traveling. Whatever is needed, we can handle it! One of our professional Heavy Haul organizers will certainly work with you to ensure that we choose the very best alternative to obtain your job done as swiftly and, most importantly, cost-effectively.

Step 3

Our carriers will ensure your Heavy Hauling Trucking shipment will reach its destination.

You can call your heavy haul transporter at any moment throughout your delivery to ask inquiries about arrival times and also anything else that might get on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undergo extensive security as well as procedural training to make sure that your cargo is secure every step of the way! You or somebody you appoint will certainly perform a final shipment inspection, validate a Bill of Lading, and you're done!

Heavy Hauling is intricate, and also you ought to only trust someone with the correct understanding and also experience. Get In Touch With Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of Maine

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

Maine is awash in unrecovered natural resources. The state is a large producer of specialized granite, as well as sand, gravel, zinc and peat. Shipping heavy mining equipment in Maine is an important task. Though the size of the industry in Maine has declined, logging and paper-products production remains an economic driver on the state. About 90% of the state is forested, with more than 12 million acres alone in the sparsely populated northern portion of the state. The demand for transporting heavy logging equipment in Maine remains high. The state continues to grow, averaging one or two percent per year. More than 20% of the state’s overall income is derived from financial services, including real-estate transactions, leases and rentals. Construction activities, including the transport of heavy construction equipment in Maine, remains vibrant.

Maine has three major seaports on the Atlantic Ocean:

  • Port of Eastport;
  • Port of Portland;
  • Port of Searsport.

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Portland

66,595 residents

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Bangor

32,095 residents

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Augusta

18,681 residents

What Are Maine's Major Cities And Roadways?

Maine is the 39th largest state in America in terms of square miles. Maine is nearly 320 miles long and more than 200 miles wide. The state operates slightly more than 45,000 miles of highway, but less than 400 miles of highway in the state is interstate roads. I-95, which runs north/south through both Portland and Augusta, is the major interstate in the state. The interstate heads into New Brunswick about halfway up the state eastern border with Canada.

Maine has the 8th smallest state population in the country, about the same as neighbor New Hampshire. Portland, the largest city in Maine, has nearly twice as many residents as any other city in the state. Ellsworth, a town south of Bangor, the fastest growing city in Maine over the past few years. The 10 largest cities in Maine are:

  1. Portland;
  2. Lewiston;
  3. Bangor;
  4. South Portland;
  5. Auburn;
  6. Biddeford;
  7. Sanford;
  8. Augusta;
  9. Saco
  10. Westbrook.

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

Heavy equipment shipments that exceed the maximum dimensions established by the state must obtain oversize permits to use the roads in Maine. The height limit on the Maine Turnpike is 13 feet 6 inches, a half-foot less than everywhere else in the state.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of Maine include:

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

Maximum height: 14 feet;

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches.

What Are Maine's Length Restrictions?

Overall length restrictions on interstates and designated highways in Maine are less restrictive than the rules in most northeastern states. Many states limit overall length to 65 feet or less. On non-designated roads, the limit is 69-feet in total length and 48-feet in trailer length.

Trailer length maximums in Maine include:

Total length: 74 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In Maine?

The state’s Bureau of Transportation issues oversize permits. The movement of oversize loads in the state is allowed between ½-hour before sunrise until ½-huor after sunset on each day of the week. During July and August, oversize loads are not permitted to ship during the weekend. Loads that exceed 110 feet in length or 13 feet 6 inches in height must complete a road survey. Oversize permits are valid for one week in Maine.

Oversize shipments that exceed dimensional regulations must apply for Super Load permits. The maximum oversize dimensions that Maine allows include:

Maximum Weight: 100,000 pounds;

Maximum Length: 125 feet total;

Maximum Height: 16 feet;

Maximum Width: 16 feet.

What Are Maine's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in Maine. None of the major national heavy equipment auction houses have presence in Maine.

The most prominent equipment auction houses in Maine include:

  • Central Maine Auction Center, Hermon;
  • D A Folsom Auction, Raymond;
  • Gregg Auctions, Mapleton;
  • Keenan Auction Company, South Portland;
  • Lachance Group, Mapleton;
  • Somerset Auction, Shawmut.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In Maine?

Call Freedom Heavy Haul to transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in Maine. United Rentals operates four rental locations in the state. Sunbelt Rentals runs two stores in Maine.

Popular independent equipment rental centers in Maine include:

  • Milton CAT, Brewer;
  • Newport General Rental Center, Newport;
  • Rent It, Auburn;
  • Skowhegan Equipment & Tool, Skowhegan;
  • Southern Maine Tool & Rental, Lebanon;
  • Tool & Truck Rental Center, Bangor;
  • Village Mower & Rental, Gorham
  • Windham Rental Center, Windham.
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