One of the most intriguing things about working in the transportation industry is the sheer diversity of products transportation companies, like Anderson Trucking Service (ATS), get to move. In fact, every..
Engineering Services for Heavy Haul Permits: What They Are, How Much They Cost & When You Need Them
Heavy haul freight moves are intricate projects. The largest of these shipments can takes months to complete, requiring alignment and communication between a diverse group of experts.
Thanksgiving 2022 Oversized Freight Travel Restrictions By State
Shipping oversized freight — in dimension, weight or both — is never simple. Not only do you need to take the proper safety precautions at every step, but you’ll need to secure oversized/overweight (OSOW)..
8 Red Flags to Watch For When Choosing a Heavy Haul Carrier
Whenever you ship heavy haul cargo, safety is a significant concern. Keeping your freight secure, your reputation clean and, most importantly, the motoring public safe as cargo transits from A to B, takes..
When Are Escorts/Pilot Cars Necessary For Oversized Freight Shipments? (Width, Height and Length Requirements by State)
Over-dimensional (OD) freight shipments require a lot from the companies that manage them. Among other things, permits must be acquired, a route must be planned and the correct transportation solution must be..
Load-To-Truck Ratios: An Overview of How They Impact Your Freight Rates
Your company moves freight. You’ve been at it for a long time. How long? One year? Five years? 10 years? More?
Top 10 Heavy Haul Trucking Companies in 2023 (+ Tips For Choosing Yours)
Heavy haul shipments are some of the most complex loads to move. Although the definition of “heavy haul” varies between companies many aspects of these shipments remain the same.
7 Common Construction Equipment Transportation Mistakes (& How to Avoid Them)
We all make mistakes sometimes. In 1920 the Boston Red Sox traded 24-year-old Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees in exchange for $125,000. That deal, which is widely considered one of the biggest mistakes in..