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Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing. 

After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood. 

With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.

Chevrolet Camaro Vs. Pontiac Firebird

Chevrolet Camaro Vs. Pontiac Firebird: Off to the Races with a Pairing of Pony Cars The history of cars in the United States is nothing short of interesting. From the first Model T through the decades and eras to self-driving vehicles today, the auto...

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James Bond Vehicles: Aston Martin DB5 vs. Bentley 4 ½ Litre

In the iconic James Bond film, GoldenEye, a conversation between Natalya Simonova and Bond occurs, essentially summing up Bond's relationship with almost every vehicle he drives. Natalya Simonova: "Do you destroy every vehicle you get into?" Bond: "...

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How Do Transport Companies Safely Ship Cars and Household Items?

Vehicles and household items play essential roles in our lives. A sudden need to relocate can easily prompt anxiety when you consider your need to transport these possessions.  Don’t let this get you down!  Professional auto transport and household...

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Tips for Finding a Quality Motorcycle Mechanic When You Move

If you are a motorcycle owner and you move across country for work or family, chances are you will want to ship your bike with a professional motorcycle shipping company. It is the safest way to get your motorcycle to your new home. With safe transpo...

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Reasons to Move to Houston, TX

As one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, Houston is appealing to prospective residents for many reasons. It is an energetic center for cultural, ethnic, and occupational diversity, and continues to remain more affordable and family-...

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From Port to Port – Land Transport of Your Boat

There are many reasons that will result in you needing to transport a boat. Perhaps you bought one at a boat show in another state, perhaps you bought manufacturer-direct, or maybe you are moving for work or family and want to bring your prized nauti...

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Choosing the Most Dependable Shipping Options for Collectible Cars

After years of hard work, you have reached that point in life where you can afford to spoil yourself a little bit. For many adults, that self-care can manifest itself in the collectible cars arena. Far more than just for driving to the grocery store,...

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What Goes Into a Custom Auto Shipping Quote?

Convenience is the main reason why people seek out services for shipping cars. Driving a car to its destination can be time-consuming and tiresome. Hiring an auto shipping service to transport your car can help you apply energy toward other essential...

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International Classic Car Transport – How Classic Cars Are Shipped Across The World

Whether you’re just a classic car enthusiast, or you own your own classic vehicles and may need to ship them abroad for a trip, an auto show, or because you’re permanently moving and relocating from your current country, you may be wondering how they...

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Lower Your Risk, Improve Safety When Shipping An Exotic Vehicle

Repairing an exotic vehicle can be highly expensive, even if the damage is minor. Because of this, owners usually go the extra length to protect their vehicles during transportation.  If you’re shipping your exotic car for the first time and you don’...

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Travel Trailer Moving Service

Travel trailers are the steppingstone to adventure for many travel enthusiasts. If you’re unsure what exactly a travel trailer is, they’re a popular non-motorized version of an RV. People often pull their travel trailers via a hitch that attaches to...

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How To Correctly Store A Vehicle

Whether you’re heading overseas or on a long trip, or you need to put a collectible car or another vehicle into storage for the season, you may find yourself in a situation where you need to store a car for a few months or longer. If this is the case...

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Five Problems Commonly Associated with International Shipping

There’s no doubt that international shipping is an involved process. Streamlining this process requires a knowledgeable approach. We’re here to discuss the most common problems that people deal with during international shipping. Understanding these...

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Avoid the Hazards of Driving Your Car Across Country

We know the comforts of living in a community for a long period of time. We know what it is like to be set in our ways. We have a short commute to work. Stores are easily accessible. Recreational activities are close by. Everything we need is conveni...

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International Auto Transport: Expectation vs. Reality

Shipping your car to an international destination is an exciting prospect. If you want to realize your vision of driving your vehicle in your new country, you’ll have to do put in some work ahead of time. The reality is that international vehicle shi...

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Do Car Transport Services Search Your Car When You Ship It?

So, you’re ready to ship your vehicle. You may be sending your car to a nearby state, across the country, or across an ocean. Wherever your vehicle is landing, you might be wondering how auto transport services approach car inspections.  It’s natural...

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Hazards of Driving Your Motorcycle Cross Country Instead Off Shipping It

You just landed a great new job, but it means you need to move across country. It’s worth it though. You’re excited about the move. You’ve packed up all your belongings. You’ve hired movers to transition those things to your new home. All that’s left...

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Save The Wear And Tear, Ship Your Bike to Sturgis

The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is one of the most famous of such annual biker events in the country.  The event started in 1938 when a group of Indian Motorcycle owners decided to get together and challenge each other to perform stunts and races. Spear...

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Domestic Auto Transport: Your Expectations vs. Reality

Whether you’re shipping your vehicle to a nearby state or across the country, hiring an auto transport service can seem overwhelming. Your greatest asset when aiming to streamline your auto transport process is the research that you conduct.  There’s...

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Collectible Cars as an Investment

When someone mentions having an investment portfolio, they are usually referring to stocks and bonds. But you can invest in anything. You’re taking a gamble that whatever you are investing in is going to go up in value after you acquire it. If you ar...

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Selling And Shipping A Recently Bought Car From The US Overseas

We will first discuss how to check a vehicle shipping service provider’s legitimacy. Whenever you deal with a company, the following 3 steps must be followed in order to limit risk. This is especially important if you’re not located within the US. A...

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Wyoming Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Wyoming (WY)

At A-1 Auto Transport, we specialize in heavy equipment in Wyoming, particularly for customers in the fields of mining and agriculture. Whether you’re transporting a combine harvester, a tractor, drilling equipment, earth movers, or anything else, ou...

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West Virginia Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 West Virginia (WV)

If you need to ship heavy equipment in West Virginia for your business, you can’t trust just any shipping provider. Heavy hauling requires special skills, powerful trucks, and expert logistics. And at A-1 Auto Transport, we’ve got all that and more....

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Wisconsin Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Wisconsin (WI)

Heavy hauling is a very specialized service, particularly if you’re going to be shipping an oversize, heavy, and bulky load in Wisconsin. But who can you trust to handle your equipment with care and ensure it gets from point A to point B safely? A-...

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Washington Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Washington (WA)

We serve a variety of different companies in Washington with heavy equipment shipping and hauling services. From forestry to mining, agriculture, construction, and heavy industry, A-1 Auto Transport has safely transported heavy equipment for a wide v...

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Vermont Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Vermont (VT)

If you’re in need of an experienced, reputable, flexible heavy haul company in Vermont, A-1 Auto Transport is the best choice. We’ve been providing expert heavy equipment shipping services throughout the US for years, and have built up a team of skil...

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Virginia Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Virginia (VA)

Whether you operate in construction, agriculture, or any other industry in which you must frequently ship heavy equipment in Virginia, A-1 Auto Transport is here for you. We’re one of the most experienced and reputable heavy equipment shipping provid...

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Utah Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Utah (UT)

At A-1 Auto Transport, we’re the best choice for heavy shipping and hauling services in Utah. We operate throughout the entire US, and can handle jobs of any type. From local and intrastate shipping, to cross-country heavy hauling and even internatio...

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Texas Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Texas (TX)

Choosing a heavy equipment shipping company in Texas is a big responsibility. You need to choose a partner with skilled drivers, an experienced logistics team, and a long track record of success for heavy hauling in Texas. That’s where A-1 Auto Trans...

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Tennessee Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Tennessee (TN)

If you’re interested in heavy equipment shipping services in Tennessee and are exploring your options, A-1 Auto Transport is a great choice. We operate in Tennessee and all other US states, and have specialized in heavy hauling services for years.  F...

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South Dakota Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 South Dakota (SD)

Shipping a piece of heavy equipment or machinery in South Dakota can be a complex, expensive, and time-consuming process. And when you need to move a critical piece of oil drilling machinery, a bulldozer, a combine harvester or any other type of bul...

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South Carolina Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 South Carolina (SC)

Shipping heavy equipment like a bulldozer, combine harvester, engine, or large, bulky industrial parts and components is not an easy task. You need to find a heavy haul provider in South Carolina with the tools, experience, and equipment necessary t...

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Rhode Island Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Rhode Island (RI)

Shipping heavy equipment and machinery in Rhode Island is a specialized job that you can’t leave up to just any logistics company. And that’s where A-1 Auto Transport comes in. We have years of experience shipping machinery and heavy vehicles of all...

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Pennsylvania Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Pennsylvania (PA)

Finding a reputable, experienced, and readily-available partner for heavy equipment shipping and hauling in Pennsylvania isn’t easy. You can’t trust your valuable construction, agricultural, or industrial equipment to just anyone. So turn to A-1 Auto...

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Oregon Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Oregon (OR)

Finding a reliable partner for heavy hauling and equipment shipping services in Oregon isn’t easy. Your machinery and equipment are extremely valuable, and often critical to your operations in the fields of construction, agriculture, and other such i...

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Oklahoma Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Oklahoma (OK)

If you’re ready to ship some farm equipment, construction equipment, industrial machinery, or any other type of heavy equipment in Oklahoma, it’s important to choose an experienced, trustworthy freight company with a strong track record. A-1 Auto Tr...

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Ohio Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Ohio (OH)

Whether you need to move a forklift from Columbus to Cleveland, or you’re shipping a combine harvester from Ohio across the country, A-1 Auto Transport is here to help. Over the years, we’ve developed a reputation for excellence when it comes to heav...

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New York Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 New York (NY)

A-1 Auto Transport is a reputable, tested, and well-known provider of heavy shipping and hauling services in New York. We operate throughout the entire United States, and can move loads of all types and sizes.  From smaller pieces of equipment like...

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Nevada Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Nevada (NV)

A-1 Auto Transport provides expert heavy equipment shipping and hauling services in Nevada. With years of experience, a reputation for excellence, and a customer-focused approach to shipping heavy machinery and equipment, we’re here to help with shi...

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New Mexico Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 New Mexico (NM)

Shipping heavy equipment in New Mexico can be stressful, difficult, and complicated – unless you hire the right shipping provider. At A-1 Auto Transport, we serve customers in New Mexico and throughout all 50 states with expert heavy shipping and hea...

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New Jersey Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 New Jersey (NJ)

A-1 Auto Transport operates throughout New Jersey and offers expert heavy shipping and hauling services in the area. Whether you need to send a piece of machinery or equipment locally to another city in New Jersey, or you have to ship it across the c...

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New Hampshire Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 New Hampshire (NH)

If you’re looking for an experienced, tested, and reputable heavy shipping and hauling company in New Hampshire, A-1 Auto Transport is the best choice. We serve customers throughout the entire United States, and have established a reputation for exce...

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Nebraska Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Nebraska (NE)

If you need a partner for heavy equipment shipping and hauling in Nebraska, look no further than A-1 Auto Transport. We serve customers all throughout Nebraska and the entire US. From small, standard shipments to the toughest oversize loads, our tran...

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North Dakota Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 North Dakota (ND)

If you need to ship heavy equipment in North Dakota, A-1 Auto Transport is here for you. From oilfield industrial equipment to construction equipment, agricultural machinery and much more, we offer a full suite of heavy equipment shipping and hauling...

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North Carolina Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 North Carolina (NC)

Hiring a heavy hauler in North Carolina isn’t always easy. When it comes to shipping heavy equipment and machinery, you need a company with an established track record, guaranteed arrival times, and a team of experienced drivers who can handle tough...

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Montana Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Montana (MT)

At A-1 Auto Transport, we’re specialists in heavy equipment shipping in Montana. We operate in all 50 states, and have been providing reliable, cost-effective, professional heavy hauling services in the area for years. If you need to haul a heavy pie...

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Mississippi Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Mississippi (MS)

If you need a heavy haul company in Mississippi for heavy equipment, A-1 Auto Transport is here to help. With our nationwide logistics network, we can ship heavy machinery and equipment of all types. Whether you’re shipping from Jackson to Biloxi wit...

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Missouri Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Missouri (MO)

At A-1 Auto Transport, we’re proud to serve all 50 states with heavy equipment shipping and hauling services, and that includes Missouri. If you need to hire heavy haulers in Missouri, we’re here to help. We have a large fleet of heavy duty trucks, s...

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Minnesota Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Minnesota (MN)

It doesn't take long to realize that shipping heavy equipment can quickly turn into a herculean task. From dismantling and loading the cargo to safely delivering it to your destination, the logistics of it can get incredibly difficult. The right haul...

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Michigan Heavy Equipment Hauling

🇺🇸 Michigan (MI)

Shipping your heavy equipment might seem like a gargantuan task. But, by putting some time and effort into finding the right hauling company that can adequately prepare your cargo for transport and ship it safely to your destination, you can avoid a...

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Paramount, CA 90723
NO. 013055NF
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Boca Raton, FL 33431
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Elizabeth, NJ 07201
FMC 22206
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45 Campus drive
Edison, NJ 08837
NO. 17858N
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Boca Raton, FL 33487
NO. 025646
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