TRUCKING QUOTES. Heavy haul trucking, oversize trucking, pilot cars, permits. https://wideloadshipping.com Heavy haul and oversize trucking quotes from hundreds of trucking companies in one click. Permits. Mon, 06 May 2019 09:27:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 What is a height pole? https://wideloadshipping.com/height-pole/ https://wideloadshipping.com/height-pole/#respond Sat, 04 May 2019 00:43:53 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=5551 oversize trucking

WHAT IS A HEIGHT POLE OR HI-POLE? A height pole or high pole or hi-pole is a measuring device that is precisely attached to the front of a pilot car vehicle that is used to measure the height of overhead obstructions during the transport of over-dimensional (tall) shipments by oversize trucking companies. North American states and provinces have laws that regulate and mandate when a height pole is required in order to transport over height shipments within their jurisdiction. To

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How to start a pilot car company. https://wideloadshipping.com/how-to-start-pilot-car-company/ https://wideloadshipping.com/how-to-start-pilot-car-company/#comments Sat, 04 May 2019 00:36:57 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=5453 oversize trucking

How to realistically start a pilot car company. A-Z, current 2019. Put together by industry professionals in the industry for 30+ years. If you want to learn what you need to succeed this package is a must!

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State Certifications for Pilot Cars & Escort Vehicles. https://wideloadshipping.com/state-certifications-pilot-cars-escort-vehicles/ https://wideloadshipping.com/state-certifications-pilot-cars-escort-vehicles/#comments Fri, 03 May 2019 14:28:55 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=5224 oversize trucking

2019 State Certifications for Pilot Cars & Escort Vehicles. Which states require pilot car certification? Some states require pilot car and escort vehicle drivers to be certified operators before operating within their jurisdictions. If you are considering operating a oversize load truck escorting service you will be required to have certain “certifications” in each of the following states. For details on each of the states requirements as of 2019 this is a great place to start your research. Arizona – Colorado

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Divisible load https://wideloadshipping.com/divisible-load/ https://wideloadshipping.com/divisible-load/#respond Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:38:56 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=6393 oversize trucking

What is a divisible load? A lot of the time in heavy haul and oversize trucking the question of divisible loads comes in to question. Many ask what constitutes a divisible load and if my load is divisible or not. We hope to clarify this issue for you so you care clear if your load is divisible or not no matter if it is considered legal, oversize or overweight. The definition of a “Divisible load” is any vehicle or combination

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15 years of oversize trucking online. https://wideloadshipping.com/15-years-of-oversize-trucking-online/ https://wideloadshipping.com/15-years-of-oversize-trucking-online/#respond Fri, 29 Mar 2019 12:08:53 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=6378 oversize trucking

After over 15 years of serving the oversize and heavy haul trucking industry online we’ve pretty much seen and heard it all. We’ve grown while we continue to grow with you we’ve seen many companies throw in the towel as well. If you happen to be thinking about it while now might seem like a good time you may want to wait for a few more years. Opportunity is actually abundant in our industry for companies that can manage their

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Oh boy! The big FMCSA news. https://wideloadshipping.com/fmcsa-news/ https://wideloadshipping.com/fmcsa-news/#respond Sun, 17 Mar 2019 04:49:11 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=6236 oversize trucking

2019 FMCSA Hours of Service corrective action.

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Alberta DOT Shipping Regulations https://wideloadshipping.com/alberta-shipping-regulations/ https://wideloadshipping.com/alberta-shipping-regulations/#comments Sat, 16 Mar 2019 21:38:29 +0000 http://ipilotcars.com/?p=562 oversize trucking

Province of Alberta DOT shipping regulations, limitations, rules and laws for the trucking of oversize and over weight loads over the roads and highways in the Province of Alberta.  Please share your expertise or knowledge with our other visitors below. Trucking & pilot car directory. Locate trucking companies and pilot car companies in Alberta: Alberta trucking company directory. Live pilot cars in Alberta. Legal load limits. Alberta DOT legal load limits: Length: The overall maximum length allowed in Alberta without

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Heavy haul trucking in the 2019 winter. https://wideloadshipping.com/heavy-haul-trucking-in-the-2019-winter/ https://wideloadshipping.com/heavy-haul-trucking-in-the-2019-winter/#respond Tue, 05 Feb 2019 06:38:25 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=6291 oversize trucking

Heavy haul trucking in the 2019 winter. Here we are again. As most of you know the over size and heavy haul trucking industry (as a whole) has enough trouble with weather in the winter months. Freight volumes are lower due to travel restrictions. A government shut-down (20%+ less freight) is newer territory for our industry and with current low winter volumes (less more) we’re all going to feel this for at least the next 90 days. If you have

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2019 Vermont State Shipping Regulations https://wideloadshipping.com/vermont-state-shipping-regulations/ https://wideloadshipping.com/vermont-state-shipping-regulations/#respond Sun, 22 Jul 2018 12:41:51 +0000 http://ipilotcars.com/?p=536 oversize trucking

2019 Vermont state shipping laws, regulations, rules and limitations for oversize and overweight trucking on state highways and roads.

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2018 National hot dog day https://wideloadshipping.com/2018-national-hot-dog-day/ https://wideloadshipping.com/2018-national-hot-dog-day/#respond Tue, 17 Jul 2018 20:44:59 +0000 http://wideloadshipping.com/?p=6239 oversize trucking

2018 National hot dog day. The term “Negative Nancy” is one we’ve all heard and are familiar with. A term most of us distance ourselves from but in reading about Loves Travel Stops free hot dog Wednesday the first thing you have to wonder is how much does that cost? If Loves is offering services to “factor” money to trucking companies (for a fee which is usually 2-4%) for fuel, freight bills, etc.  – why in the heck are they

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