Construction and Manufacturing Industries

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Construction and Manufacturing Industries

Are you looking for a 3PL with experience in more complex flatbed shipping, like heavy haul, oversized loads, or heavy equipment hauling? Whether you simply need a flatbed or step deck or have flatbed freight that needs more attention like an oversize load, our dedicated and knowledgeable Team is ready to serve those unique challenges that the construction and manufacturing industries face. 

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TRINITY’S SOLUTIONS – YOUR ANSWER FOR FLATBED SHIPPING

We understand that construction and manufacturing industries can have shipments that call for more complex flatbed shipping solutions. On any given day, you could need to ship materials such as lumber, stone, or need to move a large piece of heavy equipment to complete a construction project or meet a manufacturing deadline. Trying to find a qualified carrier with the right flatbed equipment you need, not to mention the additional flatbed shipping requirements your shipment may need to meet like police escorts or oversized shipping permits, can be complicated and overwhelming. That’s why many shippers in the construction and manufacturing space look to a 3PL like Trinity Logistics for help. 

We have over 40 years of helping shippers in the construction and manufacturing industries and building strong relationships with our large network of qualified carriers with the capacity to ship all sorts of flatbed freight. We’re well-versed in the industry and its intricate regulations for heavy haul, oversized loads, and overweight shipments, and can help you find a quality carrier or offer improved visibility through our customized technology solutions.

Example of a Trinity Logistics flatbed shipment
Example of a Trinity Logistics flatbed shipment
Example of a Trinity Logistics flatbed shipment

SERVICE BENEFITS FOR CONSTRUCTION AND MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES

  • A large network of specialized carriers that can execute a wide range of heavy haul and over-dimensional shipments
  • A Team of experts with an understanding of current rules and laws, both federally and state-by-state
  • Extremely high levels of commitment for your high-touch over-dimensional and heavy-haul shipments
  • Project management and planning
  • Multiple modes to ensure you have a solution customizable for your unique needs
  • Onsite consultation if needed for large projects

There’s no need for multiple logistics providers. Whether you need flatbed shipping, intermodalwarehousing, or anything in between, we have all the logistics solutions your business may need.

Never second guess where your freight is. Trinity has technology options available to you, like our Customer Portal and Transportation Management System, to keep you fully informed and aware of your freight’s status, offering you visibility and reduced transportation risks.

We understand your supply chain never sleeps. That’s why we have a dedicated After-Hours Team to continue the monitoring of your freight and ready to quickly resolve any potential challenges, no matter the time of night, holidays, and every weekend. 

Safety and service are our highest priority. Our strong network of carrier relationships includes many experienced heavy haul and oversized shipping companies, and our rigorous carrier vetting consists of verifying any required state permits or insurance needs. 

No matter your specialized needs, we have a Team of experts ready to help. We work with thousands of shippers in the construction and manufacturing industry space and have helped move all sorts of flatbed freight, from TV show sets to heavy equipment and more. You can trust Trinity Logistics will solve your challenges with any specialized flatbed shipping. 

 

Our Team experts do more than just arrange your shipments. We stay knowledgeable about what’s going on in the construction and manufacturing industries and freight markets, participate in industry associations and keep you up to date on any industry news, upcoming regulations changes, or any other relevant information that your business may need to stay successful. 

 

Whether you need a single solution for your flatbed shipping or you’re looking for a completely outsourced option, we never confine you to just one box. Every business in the construction and manufacturing industries is unique, so our logistics solutions are customizable based on your company’s needs. 

 

You can trust your flatbed freight is in safe hands as we work with some of the top companies within these construction and manufacturing industry segments:

  • Agricultural
  • Automotive
  • Industrial
  • Infrastructure
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Military
  • Mining
  • Landscaping
  • Gas & Oil
  • Renewable Energy

 

Our large network of experienced carrier relationships can help you with freight requiring a:

  • Flatbed trailer
  • Step deck trailer / drop deck trailer
  • Double drop trailer
  • Removeable gooseneck (RGN) trailer
  • Conestoga trailer
  • Low boy trailer
  • Side kit trailer

 

FAQ's

Heavy haul, over-dimensional/oversized shipments, and overweight loads are ones that exceed the standard legal limitations for transporting freight over the road. The federal government requires each state to set their own regulations for over-dimensional shipments, but they are often classified as cargo that exceed a:

  • Width of 8.6 feet
  • Height of 13.6 feet
  • Length of 48 to 53 feet
  • Gross weight of 80,000 pounds
Download our FREE Over-Dimensional Shipping Guide for all you need to know about oversized shipping.

Our expert Team will ask a few questions about your flatbed freight and shipping requirements to determine how we can best service your company and arrange the right equipment your product needs.

Some of the information we’ll ask for to find the right fit for you is the weight, dimensions, and delivery window.

Most likely it can, and we can find a way to arrange the shipment. Our expert Team will ask you some questions about your freight and shipping needs to best determine how we can help you.

We have relationships with a large network of qualified carriers with all kinds of equipment your freight may need. Additionally, our Team has considerable expertise working with those in the construction and manufacturing industries, allowing us to help arrange and execute any specialized shipments you have, like heavy haul or oversized shipping. 

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