Horizon Specialized Transportation | Heavy and Oversize

By: Horizon Specialized Transportation  09-12-2011
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Over-Dimensional, also known as heavy hauling and over weight shipments pose special challenges. These types of shipments often require special routing and oversize accommodation for permitted highway travel. Special transport vehicles are available through our network as well as the logistical expertise to acquire necessary government permits and documentation.

Single Drop Trailers
Are used to transport units that are too high for standard flat bed trailers. Single Drop Trailers, also known as Step Deck Trailers, can transport pieces up to 10’ high and are available in air ride to provide a smooth ride for your sensitive equipment.

Detachable Trailers
Also known as Removable Goose Neck (RGN) trailers, Disconnect at the front to allow a piece of equipment to be driven on and off of the trailer. The Detachable Trailer can handle equipment up to 55 tons. This type of trailer is used for hauling construction equipment and is also used for the movement of heavy or oversized pieces of pre-cast concrete, structural steel, or machinery. Air Ride is also available.

Extendible Deck Trailers
Extend to accommodate loads up to 75’ long.

Low Boy Trailers
Various size and weight capacities are available to service your shipment up to the maximum over the road legal limits.

Crane & Rigging Services
Frequently required to load and unload oversize or overweight items. Horizon Specialized Transportation has access to the equipment, cranes and expertise needed to load and unload your equipment. We can also arrange for storage and future delivery to meet your needs.

Ocean Freight
Oversize items often need to be shipped overseas. Horizon can arrange for the proper care and space requirements to deliver your oversize and overweight items anywhere in the world by sea.

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