[Video] What is Heavy Haul Trucking?

Heavy haul transportation services help companies move their oversized/overweight freight every day. However, figuring out how whether your load needs "heavy haul" service can be challenging. 

At what point is a shipment considered "heavy haul?" And what kind of trailers are typically used for heavy haul transport? 

Check out this video for answers to these, and a number of the most common, questions surrounding heavy haul trucking. 

Video Chapters:

  • 0:00 What will I learn in this video?
  • 0:30 Jake, from Anderson Trucking Service
  • 0:34 What is Heavy Haul Trucking?
  • 0:51 What type of equipment is used?
  • 1:44 How much experience do drivers need?
  • 2:12 Recap
  • 2:39 Free resources

Check out the article, Heavy Haul Trucking: How Does Freight Weight Impact Trailer Type?

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Tags: heavy haul, Heavy Haul Shipping, Heavy Haul Trucking

Jake Black

Written by Jake Black

Jake started working at ATS in July of 2012. Over the years, Jake has made an impact on the supply chains of countless customers, prioritizing their experience and satisfaction over all else. Today, as a heavy haul customer service manager with ATS Specialized Inc., Jake enjoys coming up with creative ways to meet the unique needs of each and every customer he works with.

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