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Shipping a Log Loader

Published by Joe Webster.

What's in this article?
  1. How to Ship a Log Loader?
  2. Relevant Statistics
  3. General Facts
  4. The Benefits of Shipping Heavy Equipment through Professionals
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How to Ship a Log Loader?

Due to the need for this machine to be present at different job sites where there are needs to load logs, there is a demand for heavy equipment transport services. Shipping a log loader from one location to the next should only be attempted by professionals and experts in the transport industry who have the most appropriate trailers and equipment for the job.

There are a few reasons why this is important. When a professional transport company is hired for forestry equipment transportation, they'll use the most current types of shipping technologies and state-of-the-art tools to carefully oversee your log loader's transport. Just make sure that whomever you choose to hire for the job is licensed and capable of heavy machinery shipping services. If they lack experience in the transport of heavy weight equipment, they're not a good match for the task.

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Relevant Statistics

  • Log loaders have an average weight of 25,000 kilograms, making them a heavy cargo to transport.
  • Approximately 85% of log loaders worldwide are transported by sea.
  • Shipping a log loader from North America to Asia takes an average of 30 days.
  • The cost of shipping a log loader internationally can range from $5,000 to $15,000, depending on the distance and other factors.
  • In the past year, there has been a 10% increase in the number of log loaders being shipped globally.

General Facts

  • Log loaders are heavy machinery used in the forestry industry to handle and load logs.
  • Shipping a log loader requires specialized knowledge and equipment due to its large size and weight.
  • Flatbed trailers or specialized transport vehicles are commonly used to ship log loaders.
  • Proper securing and fastening techniques are crucial to ensure the safe transportation of a log loader.
  • Shipping a log loader may involve obtaining permits and adhering to transportation regulations to ensure a smooth and legal process.

The Benefits of Shipping Heavy Equipment through Professionals

The transport company helps you collect the proof and documents needed to complete the transport. If shipping internationally, you'll need specific documents to provide Customs with. This will include proof of paid taxes

  • They'll have a history in the transport industry and the experience necessary to complete a safer transport
  • They'll use the latest in shipping technology and trailer equipment to ship your log loader
  • Hiring a professional transport company with professional driver for shipping services is cost-effective and affordable and even more so when you use their services frequently
  • You'll have many shipping options available to you including customized transports
  • All licensed transport companies are required to carry a minimal amount of insurance coverage on their cargo in their care
  • You're likelier to experience a smoother transport with logistics professionals tending to the delivery process

Before you hastily hire anyone with heavy equipment shipping services, make sure they have the right qualities. They should have trained and licensed professionals as well as the proper equipment and haulers. Shipments equipment like the RGN trailer or any other heavy-duty truck. Most transporters operating in different states will even have BBB approval or DOT regulations certification.

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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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