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Bulk Heavy Equipment Shipping

Published by Joe Webster.

What's in this article?
  1. Nationwide Transport Services
  2. Coast to Coast
  3. How Much Does It Cost? Average Cost for Time and Distance
  4. The Experience You Need
  5. Relevant Statistics
  6. General Facts
  7. Additional Information
  8. Call Today!
Bulk Heavy Equipment Shipping

When it comes to bulk heavy equipment shipping, size, and experience matter. Bulk heavy equipment shipments need to be strategically coordinated to avoid damage or chaos, and this is something that not all transport companies can handle. A-1 Auto Transport has the expertise, service personnel, and necessary equipment to provide solutions for bulk heavy loads shipping.

Whether you need to move a backhoe, compactor, tractor, or other equipment, you can count on our team of professionals to handle the shipment with ease.

Hauling services for engines, parts, components, and elements - loading and unloading techniques

A-1 Auto Transport, Inc. offers convenient shipping options for construction companies, military, individuals, and businesses across the country.

We offer bulk heavy equipment transport for:

  • Pavers
  • Loaders
  • Planers
  • Tractors
  • Combines
  • Dozers
  • Excavators
  • Drum Rollers
  • Electric Rope Shovels
  • Forklifts
  • Graders
  • Mining Shovels
  • Trucks
  • Dump Trucks
  • Skid Steer Loaders
  • Utility Vehicles
  • Bulldozers
  • Scrapers
  • Construction Equipment

We also ship many other types of vehicles including cars, trucks, recreational vehicles, All-terrain vehicles, buses, motorcycles, boats, and other things of different sizes and dimensions. We can ship items in a container or on a trailer in the case of open-air transport. Be sure to check with us for all your transport and relocation needs.

Shipping to and from ports - type of shipping trailer, and state of the road will determine transportation method for the good and items

Nationwide Transport Services

We have reach and network in different states in the U.S. including North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Michigan, Kentucky, Illinois, Maine, Missouri, Wisconsin, Utah, Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, Iowa, Florida, and the State of New Hampshire. We also operate in cities like Cleveland, Memphis, Rhode Island, Seattle, and Massachusetts. Our heavy haulers and transportation equipment include step deck trailers, flat rack trailers, lowboys, cranes, removable gooseneck trailers (RGN), and flatbed trailers. We can handle any equipment type, model, or make whether it is John Deere, Komatsu, or Hitachi. You can deal with us directly without needing a freight broker or logistics agent. We own our equipment and staff and we can be easily reached with a phone call. Get in touch today for your equipment shipping assistance.

Coast to Coast

We offer equipment transport services from one coast to the other as well as Alaska, Hawaii, Mexico, Canada, and more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. Bulk heavy equipment shipping requires stringent safety protocols and a knowledgeable and experienced team for delivery that is on time, and secure from start to finish.

When it comes to international shipping, we work with our customers to ensure that shipments are ready for customs checks and relocation into another country. We will help to guide you in the right direction to make sure your documentation, permits, requirements, and everything else are ready to go when it is time to ship your property overseas.

How Much Does It Cost? Average Cost for Time and Distance

The cost to ship bulk heavy equipment will vary depending on several factors. These include the mileage, weight, height, transport distance and even the season. On average, the following chart details basic transport cost per mile and time estimates.

DistanceCostEstimated Time in Transit
0-200 miles$4.00 - $5.00 per mile1-3 days
200-500 miles$3.50 - $4.00 per mile2-4 days
500-1000 miles$3.00 - $3.50 per mile3-6 days
1000-1500 miles$2.50 - $3.00 per mile4-7 days
1500 - 2000 miles$2.00 - $2.50 per mile5-8 days
2000 - 2500 miles$1.50 - $2.00 per mile6-9 days
2500+ miles$1.00 - $1.50 per mile7-10 days

The Experience You Need

When you call for shipping services our team will work with you to schedule the right carrier for the equipment that needs to be shipped. All shipments are fully insured when in transit. A-1 Auto Transport offers peace of mind when transporting bulk equipment for our customers. We are with you every mile of the journey from the moment you call for a quote until your equipment is delivered. As a professional equipment shipping company, we have insurance coverage, and our drivers are fully licensed, they are careful with details to ensure our fleet of carriers and the machinery we transport is always safe and secure from the origin site to a specified destination. Needless to say, our rates are quite affordable and they provide great value for money.

Relevant Statistics

  • The global bulk heavy equipment shipping industry handles over 200 million metric tons of cargo annually.
  • Approximately 75% of all bulk heavy equipment shipments are transported by sea.
  • The average cost of shipping heavy equipment in bulk is $30,000 per container.
  • Over 90% of bulk heavy equipment shipments occur within the construction and mining industries.
  • The top five countries for bulk heavy equipment imports and exports account for 60% of the total global trade volume.

General Facts

  • Bulk heavy equipment shipping refers to the transport of large and heavy machinery or equipment in large quantities.
  • This type of shipping is often used in industries such as construction, mining, and agriculture.
  • Specialized equipment and techniques, such as flatbed trailers or cranes, are used to handle and transport these heavy loads.
  • Safety measures and secure packaging are crucial during bulk heavy equipment shipping to ensure that the equipment arrives safely.
  • Shipping companies may offer customized solutions for bulk heavy equipment shipping based on the specific requirements of each client.

Additional Information

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Joe was born in Santa Cruz, California. During high school, Joe worked as a mechanic; a job continued to work part-time during his bachelor's degree.

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