Are you a carrier or transport company looking for oversize, overweight, or specialized loads in Connecticut? 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 Connecticut 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

84,000 lbs if the distance between the first and last axle is 43 feet or more on a six-axle combination

73,000 lbs if the distance between the first and last axle is less than 51 ft, or up to 80,000 lbs with Federal Bridge Formula


Single Axle

20,000 lbs on the Interstate System

22,400 lbs for axle spacings of 6 ft or more

18,000 lbs for axle spacings of less than 6 ft


Tandem Axle

34,000 lbs on the Interstate System

36,000 lbs for axle spacings of less than 6 ft


Other State Provisions & Exemptions

  • Vehicles with idle reduction technology can have axle, vehicle, or bridge formula weights of up to 400 lbs over the limit.


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 Connecticut DOT website for current information.

DOT & State Weight Limits

Heavy Haul Loads in Connecticut

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 Connecticut, for example, click Location By State/Country and select Connecticut 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 Connecticut With FR8Star

Caterpillar D3K XL

From: North Haven, CT 06473

To: Nyack, NY 10960

Dimensions: 14’0″ L x 6’2″ W x 9’1″ H

Weight: 17,185 lbs

1971 Bucyrus-Erie 65C

From: Plainville, CT 06062

To: Baltimore, MD 21202

Dimensions: 36’7″ L x 11’0″ W x 12’5″ H

Weight: 90,000 lbs

2019 Kubota RTVX1100CW

From: Ada, OK 74820

To: New Milford, CT 06776

Dimensions: 8’0″ L x 5’0″ W x 6’0″ H

Weight: 2,400 lbs

Find Heavy Haul Loads in Other States

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