Are you a carrier or transport company looking for oversize, overweight, or specialized loads in California? FR8Star makes it easy to find loads that match your expertise. Whether you specialize in heavy equipment, vehicle, or container transport, or offer hot shot trucking, drive away service, FR8Star will help you find loads in California and across the United States. Click one of the buttons below to view a load board or get more information.



Gross Weight

80,000 lbs on the Interstate System

76,800 lbs alternative (see note below)


Single Axle

20,000 lbs

18,000 lbs alternative (see note below)

12,500 lbs steering axle


Tandem Axle

34,000 lbs

33,600 lbs alternative (see note below)


Other State Provisions & Exemptions

  • California has an alternative axle group weight chart that applies to trucks combined with trailers or semi-trailers. These weights are indicated above.


The information provided here is not comprehensive and may not reflect the most recent state limits. Additional codes, regulations, and exemptions may apply. Please visit the California DOT (Caltrans) website for current information.

DOT & State Weight Limits

Heavy Haul Loads in California

To find heavy haul loads near you, visit the FR8Star Load Board and fine-tune the results using the Filters menu on the left. To find loads going to or from California, for example, click Location By State/Country and select California in the From: State or To: State fields. You can also find loads near a specific city, state, or ZIP code, use the Location By Radius option.

Loads Transported in California With FR8Star

2012 Bobcat T190

From: San Jose, CA 95112

To: Clover, SC 29710

Dimensions: 8’6″ L x 5’6″ W x 6’4″ H

Weight: 7,244 lbs

2020 RAM 4500 HD

From: Los Angeles, CA 91401

To: Junction City, KS 66441

Dimensions: 25’0″ L x 7’10” W x 7’8″ H

Weight: 10,000 lbs

1979 Caterpillar 235C

From: Johnstown, CO 80534

To: Silverado, CA 92676

Dimensions: 37’7″ L x 11’4″ W x 11’4″ H

Weight: 86,700 lbs

Find Heavy Haul Loads in Other States

FR8Star has you covered with oversize, overweight, and specialized loads in all 50 states. Click here to find your state.

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