Shipping Heavy Equipment for Ford
Ford is a leading manufacturer for cars, trucks, SUVs, vans, utility and hybrid vehicles. They are known all over the world for their superb quality. The brand is very familiar with the process of shipping. They use professional transport services to ship their vehicles all over the globe to homes, dealerships and commercial businesses. In most cases, open air shipping methods are most appropriate.
About Open Air Shipping Methods
Open air shipping methods are the least costly form of heavy equipment transport. Although it lacks to provide protection against outside elements, it is known for its safe deliveries and cost efficiency. It is also one of the only ways to ship large equipment or multiple vehicles at a time.
Most open air methods use trailers, flatbed ships or open top containers to ship the Ford vehicles. During the transport, your cargo is protected by the transport company’s insurance policy. If anything happens during the shipping process, the entire value of the vehicle is covered. Offering free insurance coverage is a great way for longstanding shipping companies to guarantee their services.
Some people remain skeptical of open air transports but there is nothing to fear. Anyone working for the transport company will have the proper training and enough experience to tend to the delivery carefully. The drivers are equipped with apps and technology that warn them of potential hazards such as bad weather or road construction. They are then able to figure out an alternative route from there. Their only goal is to make sure your Ford vehicle gets delivered safely and quickly to your doorstep.
Written By:Joe Webster
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.