Posts made in May, 2012

Asset Recovery Shipping

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FreightTo provides a simple, cost effective solutions for Asset Recovery Shipping From marketable high value equipment to end-of-life assets, we have flexible transportation and logistics shipping solutions to help you manage the complex transportation of asset recovery products. We have been experts at Asset Recovery for 11 years. Our success is due to our...

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Triaxle (Triple Axle) trailers

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Triaxle (Triple Axle) trailers This trailer is similar to a stepdeck but has 3 axles instead of two. The extra axle allows for loading of much heavier loads without the purchase of an overweight permit. It carries a premium rate to use and are not common in the shipping industry versus a standard flatbed. The length is usually 48′. Our Truckload team is...

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RGN (REMOVABLE GOOSENECK)

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RGN (REMOVABLE GOOSENECK) TRAILERS It is used to transport tall/heavy loads. It is known by other names including RGN and detachable trailer. It is sometimes referred to as a “detach”. It unhooks into 2 pieces allowing for the loading of certain types of equipment. It is generally 48′ long. Between the front and rear upper decks is a low deck area...

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Step Deck Trailers and Shipping

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Stepdeck (Dropdeck) shipping These trailers are called a “singledrop” or “dropdeck” trailers. The advantage is that this trailer over standard flatbed is they can haul a higher (taller) load without having to buy permits for the transport. Most trailers are 48′ long. It is also available in a 53′ length. The upper deck is usually...

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Flatbed Shipping Freight Rates

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Flatbed shipping Flatbed trailers are used in the transport of materials when door or load height is an issue. These trailers are perfect for extra long items as well. Loading is usually done by forklift from the side or overhead by crane. The flatbed is generally 48′ long and most are 102″ wide. Typically, the flatbed trailer is between 60″ and...

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Dry Van Truckload Freight Rates

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Dry Van Truckload Freight Rates: Dry Van Trucking Quotes & Dry Van Truckload Shipping The most common method of shipping by freight is the use of dry-van either as a LTL Freight or Truckload Freight.  When you are driving on an interstate, you have certainly seen one of these in operation.  they are referred to as: Semi’s, tractor trailer, rig, 18...

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Truckload Freight Rates

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Compare truckload freight rates for free. If you have a full or partial truckload of freight, FreightTo.com delivers competitive quotes for dry van, flatbed, heavy haul and oversized loads. Our truckload shipping experts specialize in both coverage and dispatch. We base truck freight rates on the capacity of our extensive network of certified freight-carriers, which...

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Schedule a Pickup

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Schedule your freight pickup These pages offer a stripped down version of the carriers site to book shipments without having to hunt through their websites. If the carrier listed below has a – next to it’s name,you must have a login to book a pickup PICKUP REQUEST – A. Duie Pyle – Oak Harbor + AAA Cooper + Old Dominion + ABF Freight System...

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Illegal Trucking is becoming big business thanks to uShip.com

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Illegal transporting is becoming big business thanks to sites like uShip.com and ShipAlmostAnything.com. Too often I hear of illegal transporters underbidding shipments from legal providers at reduced costs. Since they do not pay licensing fees or carry proper insurance they can afford to give lower rates. But at what cost is this savings helping? Let us start with...

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