Heavy Haul

What’s On That Flatbed?

Whether hauling a replica Viking ship, a statue of Abraham Lincoln or one of these other specialized hauls, we’ve got you covered.

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Shipping a Viking Ship

Landstar Heavy Haul

The careful coordination needed to move a replica Viking ship across the country required an expert in heavy/specialized transportation.

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Transporting Specialized Freight Across the U.S.-Mexico Border

Bridge Crane in Laredo, Texas

Heavy or specialized loads present their own unique set of challenges for shippers handling cross-border trade. Pre-trip planning on this type of freight is critical.

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Moving Marilyn Monroe

Over-dimensional Freight

Moving this 26-foot tall, 34,000-pound statue of Marilyn Monroe, called for just one owner-operator with many years of experience.

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Trucking a Ship

Heavy Haul Transportation

It would be impossible to haul an entire ship on a truck, even for the most experienced owner-operator with a super heavy duty truck, but Joe Donovan, Landstar business capacity owner (BCO), Million Mile Safe Driver and Roadstar® honoree, came close.

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Podcast: Qualifications of a Specialized Carrier

Landstar’s Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom explains the qualifications a shipper should look for when choosing a heavy/specialized carrier in this podcast from Inbound Logistics.

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Moving a Superload Takes Experience

Landstar Heavy Haul

When Landstar had to move oversized freight through five states, it developed and executed a plan for a safe delivery.

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How to Choose a Specialized Carrier

Joe Beacom - Landstar

Landstar’s Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom answered a few questions about choosing a heavy/specialized carrier in the September issue of Inbound Logistics.

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A Really Tall Heavy Haul

Landstar heavy haul

The creator turned to independent Landstar agency WW Transport Inc. and Landstar Business Capacity Owner (BCO) Ronald Shaw, who has 21 years of experience hauling heavy and overdimensional freight with his double-drop trailer.

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How to Move a Heavy Haul Masterpiece

Heavy Haul

The agency, L-5 Transportation Inc., has provided transportation services for RWI’s parent company, Tri-Mer Corporation, for the last 30 years. When faced with the new challenge from their longtime customer, the agency was prepared.

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