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Heavy Equipment Movers Los Angeles

Heavy Equipment Movers Los Angeles

Moving heavy equipment is no small task for companies as production often needs to halt to foster a smooth transition. Any company that has to stall production to move heavy equipment is interested in hiring a company with the experience to get thing...

How To Ship Equipment Overseas

How To Ship Equipment Overseas

Shipping industrial, commercial, or agricultural equipment overseas can be a complex process. So read on, and learn more about what you should be considering when planning to ship your equipment internationally. What’s The Best Method Of Shipping Eq...

How Much Does It Cost To Ship A Semi Truck?

How Much Does It Cost To Ship A Semi Truck?

If you need to ship a semi-truck – either locally or across the country – you may not be sure where to start. How much does it cost? What are your shipping options? In this guide from A-1 Auto Transport, we’ll help you learn a bit more about the basi...

Cherry Picker Transport Services

Cherry Picker Transport Services

A subcategory of aerial work platforms, cherry pickers are aerial devices that look somewhat like a crane. Designed with joints (often multiple ones) for maximum flexibility - a cherry picker was first developed to be used in orchards, which explains...

Dump Truck Transport Services

Dump Truck Transport Services

Nearly every child that was fascinated with construction equipment, had a toy dump truck when they were little. You may have graduated to the real thing, and these workhorses can carry load after load of material without stopping. Designed to haul an...

Drilling Machine Transport Services

Drilling Machine Transport Services

A drilling machine (or drilling rig) is built for just one purpose - to plumb the earth’s depths. Common applications of this machinery include the creation of wells for water or drilling for oil. More specialized drilling machines can also be used f...

Dredge Transport Services

Dredge Transport Services

Dredging is the term meaning to take material underwater, and transfer it to another location within the same waterway or body of water - and it has many applications. It’s also carried out by many different types of equipment, which fall into two ma...

Dragline Excavator Transport Services

Dragline Excavator Transport Services

Dragline excavators can either be built off of regular lifting cranes, or they’re constructed on site (for larger units). The smaller types are typically employed in civil engineering projects like road building, waterway dredging or to drive pylons...

Demolition Shears Transport Services

Demolition Shears Transport Services

Though wrecking balls have their place in the demolition world, they can be difficult to control and require a great deal of room in which to work. Demolition shears are an excellent alternative, and these can be mounted to most excavators. Able to b...

Cure Rig Transport Services

Cure Rig Transport Services

Concrete has unique curing requirements, and failure to adhere to these can lead to cracking or a weakened final product. A cure rig (or cure machine) is designed to avoid this situation, by passing over the concrete pavement that’s just been laid do...

Crawler Loader Transport Services

Crawler Loader Transport Services

Replacing the wheels found in a traditional wheel loader with heavy-duty treads, the crawler loader has some real advantages to commend it. Boasting stability and traction, it can be the perfect addition to your work site. In recent years, it has bee...

Crane Transport Services

Crane Transport Services

Used since ancient times, cranes are widely seen in freight loading and offloading, as well as construction applications. Able to lift heavy materials and move them side to side, cranes are necessary for building structures high into the air.  A Chal...

Construction & Mining Truck Transport Services

Construction & Mining Truck Transport Services

While most people are familiar with dump trucks, those employed by the construction and mining industry are a little different. In fact, most mining operations only utilize off-highway dump trucks, and the largest of these don’t travel over public ro...

Compact Excavator Transport Services

Compact Excavator Transport Services

Smaller than its big brother, a compact excavator is perfect for jobs where not as much power is needed. It’s also more easily maneuvered in close quarters, so it’s a good fit on cramped construction jobs or other applications where space is limited....

Combine Transport Services

Combine Transport Services

A staple in the farming community, huge combines are seen in fields all across the country. Called a combine because it brings together reaping, threshing and winnowing into a single machine - this marvel of modern engineering is a sight to behold. I...

Cold Planer Transport Services

Cold Planer Transport Services

Cold planers (or milling machines) are used for milling of roadways, where the surface is ground away by the machine. The reasons for doing this are varied, and range from recycling of roadway material before repaving - to removing problems like rutt...

Cold Plane Transport Services

Cold Plane Transport Services

Also known as pavement milling, cold planing is the process of stripping off layers of roadway. This is usually done before resurfacing or repaving, and it ensures that there’s a level surface on which to lay the new material down.  With roadways nee...

Clamshell Bucket Transport Services

Clamshell Bucket Transport Services

Though there are many different types of bucket loaders used in various industries, the clamshell bucket is more advanced and includes two oppositional scoops joined by an industrial-strength hinge. This claw-like attachment - which can open and clos...

Bulldozer Transport Services

Bulldozer Transport Services

Easily recognizable even by a layperson, the bulldozer is the go-to piece of machinery for pushing large amounts of any material. Used to level, grade and prepare a site for building, your bulldozer is likely one of your essential pieces of equipment...

Bulldozer Blade Transport Services

Bulldozer Blade Transport Services

Your bulldozer may be in need of a replacement blade, or perhaps you’ve decide to upgrade or change your current configuration. There are three different blades typically available, each with their own unique benefits and applications. A universal bl...

Bucket-Wheel Excavator Transport Services

Bucket-Wheel Excavator Transport Services

Employed in mining operations that take place on the surface, bucket-wheel excavators (BWE) are some of the largest construction equipment ever made. Their ability to dig without stopping makes them highly efficient - meaning you can’t afford for you...

Broom Transport Services

Broom Transport Services

A broom attachment can be used on several different pieces of heavy equipment, such as compact wheel loaders, excavators, skid steers and even tractors. Designed to make cleanup fast and efficient, they can be employed to clear debris on jobsites, as...

Boom Lift Transport Services

Boom Lift Transport Services

Falling under the broader category of aerial work platform (AWP), a boom lift is a specialized type that has several advantages. In contrast to other AWPs like a scissor lift, a boom lift is far more maneuverable and has a higher reach (1). This make...

Ballast Tamper Transport Services

Ballast Tamper Transport Services

Employed to pack down the track ballast that sits beneath railway tracks, ballast tampers are able to increase the service life of the rails. Able to adjust the rails as it goes, a tamping machine ensures that the rails are level and parallel to each...

Bale Spear Transport Services

Bale Spear Transport Services

Designed to spike through the middle of round hay bales, the bale spear is often attached to the rear of a tractor. It can also be used with a skid-steer, or with a front-end loader that’s been installed on a tractor (1). The bale spear attachment al...

Backhoe Transport Services

Backhoe Transport Services

Does your backhoe require long-distance transportation? While you may have the equipment needed to move it from one jobsite to another within your local region - long-distance transit is another scenario entirely.  You’ll not only need a weight-rated...

Backhoe Loader Transport Services

Backhoe Loader Transport Services

Your backhoe loader may be the workhorse in your operation, especially on smaller jobs. With a backhoe on the rear and a loader-style bucket on the front, this piece of equipment can tackle a variety of different tasks. It’s also relatively light as...

Auger Transport Services

Auger Transport Services

An auger attachment can be used with a tractor, skid-steer, backhoe or even an excavator. This rotating bit drills down into the earth - allowing holes to be dug with ease. Handheld augers are also available, but these have far less power and must be...

Asphalt Plant Transport Services

Asphalt Plant Transport Services

The heart of any paving operation, your asphalt plant pumps out the blacktop that keeps the road construction crews moving forward. It’s an extensive machine made up of many different parts, including the bitumen supply system, storage for the asphal...

Asphalt Paver Transport Services

Asphalt Paver Transport Services

The lynchpin in any road construction job, without an asphalt paver - you and your crew will be dead in the water. Yet, with such heavy use, it’s not uncommon for this piece of equipment to break down. Typically, it will be repaired on site if at all...

Articulated Truck Transport Services

Articulated Truck Transport Services

An articulated truck (also called an articulated hauler or articulated dump truck) is designed to excel in off-road conditions. The larger models can carry huge amounts of material in a single run - allowing them to keep the jobsite running smoothly....

Articulated Hauler Transport Services

Articulated Hauler Transport Services

If total tonnage per load isn’t your primary concern, but rather excellent traction in bumpy, offroad conditions is the most important factor - then you’re likely utilizing an articulated hauler in your operation. While they carry less than rigid hau...

Amphibious Excavator Transport Services

Amphibious Excavator Transport Services

Designed to float in shallow water, an amphibious excavator is a highly specialized piece of equipment. Whether you’re dredging, clearing or doing other tasks with it - this machinery is hard to replace. While you can get a barge and mount a traditio...

Agricultural Tractor Transport Services

Agricultural Tractor Transport Services

Your agricultural tractor is likely the backbone of your farming operation, and this workhorse carries out many essential duties on a daily basis. From planting, harrowing and tilling to disking and plowing - your tractor wears many different hats on...

Ocean Freight Container Shipping

Ocean Freight Container Shipping

Worldwide Ocean Freight Container Shipping Services If you need to ship a vehicle across the ocean, A-1 Auto Transport is here to help. Ocean freight shipping is a useful way to transport items across the ocean, and it’s also a useful way to transpor...

Import/Export Freight Shipping

Import/Export Freight Shipping

Import and Export Shipping With A-1 Auto Transport International import and export shipping involves the transport of goods between countries. International shipments can be much more complicated than domestic shipments. When cargo crosses a border,...

Intermodal Shipping Containers

Intermodal Shipping Containers

Ship Your Vehicle Using Intermodal Shipping Containers Intermodal freight transport uses multiple modes of transportation to deliver your goods from their starting point to their final destination. Modes of transport can include rail, ship, truck, an...

FCL (Full Container Load)

FCL (Full Container Load)

FCL or Full Container Load With A-1 Auto Transport FCL stands for “full container load.” The term is used in ocean shipping to describe a shimmying load that fills an entire container. This type of shipping is unlike LCL, which refers to small ocean...

LCL (Less than Container Load)

LCL (Less than Container Load)

LCL or Less Than Shipping Load With A-1 Auto Transport LCL stands for “less than container load.” The term is used when referring to small ocean freight shipments that do not require the full capacity of the shipping container. Most containers are ei...

Temperature Controlled Freight Shipping

Temperature Controlled Freight Shipping

Temperature-Controlled Freight Shipping You Can Count On Are you looking for a reliable temperature-controlled freight provider? A-1 Auto Transport can provide temperature-controlled freight shipping that will protect your automobile from drastic cha...

Ship Freight To And From Canada

Ship Freight To And From Canada

An Easier Way to Ship Freight to and from Canada  Whether you’re planning a move to or from Canada, or you simply need your vehicle for a family vacation, we are here to help you transport your car across the Canadian border. Our team of professional...

Expedited Freight Shipping

Expedited Freight Shipping

Reliable and On-Time Expedited Freight Shipping With A-1 Auto Transport Here at A-1 Auto Transport, we are committed to making sure your shipment reaches its final destination as quickly as possible. If you have an especially urgent shipment, our exp...

Air Freight Shipments

Air Freight Shipments

All About Our Air Freight Container Shipping Services If you need to transport a vehicle across the ocean, A-1 Auto Transport is here to help. Air freight shipping is an extremely quick and secure way to transport items across the ocean. We provide a...

Combine Hauling & Shipping | A-1 Auto Transport

Combine Hauling & Shipping | A-1 Auto Transport Searching for “combine hauling and shipping near me?” At A-1 Auto Transport, our specialized network of heavy equipment shipping professionals is here to help you! We ship agricultural equipment of all...

How Much Does It Cost to Ship Heavy Equipment?

How Much Does It Cost to Ship Heavy Equipment?

Cost to Ship Heavy Equipment There are many industries that find it necessary to transport heavy equipment and oversized loads. Forestry, mining and construction are just a few industries that frequently use the assistance of professional transport c...

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