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Reliable and experienced Heavy Haul Shipping to or from South Carolina

Freedom Heavy Haul can assist with any type of sized Heavy Hauling jobs to or from the terrific state of South Carolina or anywhere within the USA.

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

Our tools ranges from Flat Deck, Step Deck, multi-axle stretch RGN/Lowboy, Perimeter, Beam, Landoll, as well as more. We have the experience and also capability to deliver any kind of oversized, over-dimensional, or obese things throughout South Carolina or within the whole USA.

If you're needing assistance delivery your construction equipment or heavy machinery to South Carolina, take into consideration Freedom Heavy Haul as your top choice to help.

We've got decades of in-house experience with Heavy Haul Trucking, delivering a variety of over-dimensional tons all over the State of South Carolina, as well as we just collaborate with the most safe and also most reputable Heavy Haul service providers when traveling.

Whatever the circumstance and also inquiries you have, we have solutions and also the capacity to get the job done. We'll work both hard and smart to provide your devices or equipment to any kind of area you prefer!

How it works

Step 1

To schedule your heavy haul shipment, call us or fill our online form

Arrange a heavy haul delivery with Freedom Heavy Haul, and you'll be shocked at how easy it is! All you have to do is enter your get in touch with and also delivery information right into our on-line kind. Or consider that information to among our specialized transportation agents over the phone. Just supply your pickup/delivery zip codes and also the sort of product you need to be carried with dimensions.

We specialize in aiding you choose the best trailer to fit your needs. Our representatives have skilled knowledge regarding flatbed trailers, step-deck trailers, and RGN trailers.

Step 2

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

One of our professional Heavy Haul Trucking, Transport Hauling, Shipping as well as Moving planners will collaborate with you to organize a tools pick-up date and time which works best for you. We do our very best to function around your routine when you deliver your tools direct with Freedom Heavy Haul!

Depending on the shipment dimension, we could fill the same day! For bigger deliveries, we may need a little more time for trip preparation as well as large allowing. For incredibly loads, a path survey may be essential to identify the carrier's course prior to traveling. Whatever is needed, we can handle it! One of our professional Heavy Haul coordinators will deal with you to make sure that we select the best choice to get your task done as rapidly as well as, most significantly, 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 time during your shipment to ask inquiries about arrival times as well as anything else that might be on your mind. Our heavy haul truckers undergo extensive safety as well as step-by-step training to make sure that your cargo is risk-free every action of the way! You or somebody you select will perform a final shipment assessment, approve a Bill of Lading, and you're done!

Heavy Hauling is intricate, and also you ought to only trust someone with the proper understanding and also experience. Call Freedom Heavy Haul today.

Learn more about the great State of South Carolina

Trust Freedom Heavy Haul to ship your heavy equipment between South Carolina and any other state in the union.

Featuring a deep-water east coast port, South Carolina is one of the most important transportation hubs in the southeast. The state is a major producer of tobacco, soybeans, cotton and corn. Farmers ship plenty of heavy agricultural equipment throughout the state. Eighty percent of the freight shipped in South Carolina travels by tractor-trailer truck. Auto manufacturer BMW and airplane developer Boeing have established plants in the state, along with tire manufacturers Continental, Michelin and Bridgestone. On the heavy equipment side, Komatsu builds wheel loaders and forklifts at its plant in Newberry.

South Carolina has two ports, including one on the Atlantic Ocean;

  • Port of Charleston;
  • Port of Georgetown.

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Charleston

135,257 residents

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Columbia

133,273 residents

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Hilton Head Island

40,007 residents

What Are South Carolina's Major Cities And Roadways?

With more than 40,000 miles of roadways, the state roadway system in South Carolina is the fourth largest in the nation. Interstates account for less than 900 miles of highway in the state. I-95, the busiest roadway in the country, runs east/west through the eastern portion of the state. In the northern part of the state, I-85 travels diagonally between North Carolina and Georgia. The interstate runs through Greenville, linking Charlotte, North Carolina, with Atlanta, Georgia. I-26 travels basically north/south between Greenville in the northwest of the state and Charleston in the southeast.

Charleston, with a population of more than 130,00 people, is the largest city in the state. Columbia, the state capital, is a close second. Greenville, one of the fastest growing cities east of the Mississippi River, was the fastest growing city in the state in 2017. The 10 largest cities in South Carolina are:

  1. Charleston;
  2. Columbia;
  3. North Charleston;
  4. Mount Pleasant;
  5. Rock Hill;
  6. Greenville;
  7. Summerville;
  8. Goose Creek;
  9. Hilton Head Island;
  10. Sumter.

What Are The Height, Weight, & Width Restrictions In South Carolina?

Heavy equipment shipments that surpass the maximum dimensional limits set by the state must apply for oversize shipping permits to travel on South Carolina roadways. Travel with oversize loads is not allowed during rush hours in high-density areas.

The dimensional restrictions in the state of South Carolina include:

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

Maximum height: 13 feet 6 inches

Maximum width: 8 feet 6 inches

What Are South Carolina's Length Restrictions?

South Carolina has one of the least permissive length regulations on the east coast. No tandem tractor-trailers are allowed. Overhands as long as three feet in the front and six feet in the back are allowed. Passenger car combinations are restricted to 53 feet, with a 40-foot trailer limit.

Trailer length maximums in South Carolina include:

Total length: 60 feet;

Trailer length: 53 feet;

Motor home length: 45 feet.

What Are The Oversize Transport Permits In South Carolina?

Oversize transport permits for non-divisible heavy loads are available from the South Carolina Department of Transportation. South Carolina allows loads with oversize permits to travel between ½-hour past sunrise to ½-hour before sunset on Monday through Saturday. Oversize shipments are not allowed on Sunday and major holidays. In high-density areas, oversize transports are not permitted during rush hour.

Shipments that exceed oversize regulations must apply for Super Load permits. The maximum dimensions allowed for oversize travel in South Carolina include:

Maximum Weight:  130,00 pounds;

Maximum Length: 125 feet total;

Maximum Height:   16 feet;

Maximum Width:   16 feet.

What Are South Carolina's Major Auction Houses?

Ask Freedom Heavy Haul to haul your heavy equipment to or from any auction house in South Carolina. National equipment auction house Ritchie Brothers is located in Sumter. Jeff Martin operates an office in Pelzer. J.J. Kane is located in Florence.

Other equipment auction houses in South Carolina include:

  • Dukes Auction Group, North;
  • Joey Martin Auctioneers, Cope;
  • Johnny King Auctioneers, Hodges;
  • Kingstree Auctions, Kingstree;
  • Kissimmee Auctions, Spartanburg;
  • Nichols Equipment, Moncks Corner;
  • Nicholson Auction, Pamlico;
  • Worldnet Auctions, Greeleyville.

What Are Some Major Rental Centers In South Carolina?

Let Freedom Heavy Haul transport your heavy equipment to or from any rental center in South Carolina. United Rentals runs nearly 15 locations in South Carolina. Sunbelt Rentals only has three stores in the state. Herc Rentals operates four offices in South Carolina.

Other equipment rental centers in South Carolina include:

  • Blue Star Rental, North Augusta;
  • Equipment Rental Services, Sumter;
  • Hills Machinery, Columbia;
  • May Heavy Equipment, Summerville;
  • Murdaugh Rental Center, Ridgeland;
  • Richardson Service, Conway;
  • Sumter Rental Equipment, Sumter;
  • Thompson Rental, Lexington.
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