Heavy haulage requires special shipping considerations. Transporting excavators, cranes, tractors, or other heavy machinery or plant equipment may require a specialized machinery transporter. Create your free listing with your heavy transport needs and let a professional heavy haulage delivery service find you through the uShip marketplace.
CREATE YOUR HEAVY HAUL LISTING ON USHIP
The first and most important information to have for your listing is accurate dimensions and weight of your heavy equipment. Providing as much detail as possible helps the transporter determine if any special considerations need to be made and the type of trailer needed when coming up with the best heavy haul quote for you. For more information regarding your equipment's dimensions and weight, you can consult your owner's manual or the Ritchie Specs website. It's always a good idea to include photos of your heavy machinery as well. Know which permits, if any, will be required for your heavy haulage transport, and what special equipment will be required to properly load and unload your machinery transport.
HOW TO SELECT A HEAVY EQUIPMENT TRANSPORT COMPANY
Your next step is choosing heavy equipment transport. Heavy haulage can be a difficult task, and it is important to choose a specialised heavy equipment transport company. There are a couple of types of services offered. An experienced broker can help take some of the guesswork out of the delivery process. Working directly with a business or an owner/operator can allow you to be more involved in the process.
Each heavy haul transporter has a transporter profile on uShip. You will find their heavy equipment transport history along with customer-written reviews and a five-star rating system. Review this information and read through each prospective transporter's profile to get an idea of their reputations. Research your machinery transporter and you will be able to book with confidence knowing your heavy haul is in professional care.
HOW MUCH DOES HEAVY HAULAGE TRANSPORT COST IN INDIA?
The cost to transport heavy equipment in India will vary depending on the distance, type of transport, type of machinery, and your time frame. The average cost to transport heavy haulage more than 50 kilometers in India is ₹55 per kilometer. Use our cost-to-ship index tool to see what heavy haul transport costs through uShip. There, you can view past machinery transport transactions and get familiar with the process.
HEAVY HAUL PREPARATION FOR TRANSPORT
You might need to make special preparations for overweight or over-sized equipment. Work with your service provider to acquire all necessary permits for the day of the move. For more information on heavy haul transport check out the uShip guide to machinery transport.