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Shipping Dump Trucks

Published by Joe Webster.

What's in this article?
  1. Classification of Dump Trucks
  2. Not Built For Long Distance
  3. Expert Transport
  4. Experienced Operators
  5. Relevant Statistics
  6. General Facts
  7. Attractive Rates
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Nearly every child that was fascinated with construction equipment, had a toy dump truck when they were little. You may have graduated to understanding or handling the real thing, and these workhorses can carry loads of materials without stopping. Designed to haul and then dump the material at the destination or job site, by lifting the bed using hydraulic rams - articulated dump trucks are a staple at most construction sites.

Classification of Dump Trucks

Dump trucks are classified based on their size, dump body and dumping mechanism, and the specific purposes for which they are built. Here are some common dump truck types and haul trucks.

  • Standard dump truck
  • Semi-trailer end dump truck
  • Side dump trucks
  • Super dump truck
  • Transfer dump trucks
  • Highway dump trucks
  • Off-highway dump trucks
  • Roll off dump trucks
  • Garbage trucks

Standard dump trucks have their dump body mounted to the frame and a bed raised by a vertical hydraulic ram mounted under the front of the body. If the bed is raised by a horizontal hydraulic ram, it will have a lever arrangement between frame rails and the back of the bed which is hinged at the back of the truck. Equipment used in shipping these trucks includes, lowboys, removable goosenecks, and flatbed trailers and all these are land freight equipment.

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Not Built For Long Distance

Typically, dump trucks get around under their own power, as they're designed to drive down the road. There are a variety of ways to ship a moveable dump truck, however, long-distance travel isn't their strength, and you may be loathed to put that many miles and engine hours on your expensive equipment. Another consideration is the climbing cost of fuel, and these heavy-duty machines weren't built with efficiency in mind (but for torque and power instead). Professional dump truck drivers will definitely advise you against running it over a long distance on roads because of wear and tear.

Expert Transport

All of these reasons make hiring a professional dump truck hauling company, an attractive option. A1 Auto Transport can quickly and expertly load and secure your dump truck - no matter its size and weight. With a full fleet of the latest dump trucks transport equipment such as lowboy, RGN, or flatbed trailers, we can handle jobs that other outfits can't.

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Experienced Operators

Our full insurance coverage and 20+ years of experience in the sector carrying dump trucks and other big equipment should put your mind at ease. If you need to ship a dump truck within a state, interstate, or cross country, we can tailor our services to your specific needs, and we also offer quick delivery for those who are on a tight schedule. Our experts can assist with getting the relevant permits for easy passage across multiple states.

Relevant Statistics

  • Over 95% of dump trucks transported within North America are shipped via trucking.
  • On average, a dump truck can be shipped to its destination within 5-7 days.
  • Approximately 80% of all dump truck shipments are carried out by specialized carriers.
  • The market for dump truck shipping has grown by 15% in the past year alone.
  • It is estimated that up to 90% of construction companies rely on dump truck shipping services for their transportation needs.

General Facts

  • Dump truck shipping refers to the transportation of dump trucks from one location to another.
  • Dump trucks are heavy-duty vehicles specifically designed for hauling and dumping materials.
  • Transportation companies specialized in shipping heavy equipment typically handle dump truck shipping.
  • Shipping methods for dump trucks may include flatbed trailers or specialized heavy haulers.
  • Proper securing and loading techniques are crucial during dump truck shipping to ensure safety and prevent damage to the vehicles.

Attractive Rates

Simply put, we treat your equipment like it's our own - and we do everything in our power to deliver it on time. Your rate will also be built from the ground up, to accurately reflect the specific dimensions and weight of your vehicle. We offer international and nationwide heavy equipment shipping as well, so you can get your equipment anywhere in the country it needs to be at affordable fees.

Call to speak with one of our knowledgeable customer support staff today, and get a free, personalized quote to transport dump trucks. Contact A1 Auto Transport for all kinds of equipment shipping, haulage, heavy haul, and trucking logistics.

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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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