Heavy Equipment Transport - Specialized Equipment Shipping | FR8Star

Heavy Equipment Transport

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Steps to Transport Your Equipment

Build Your Load

Tell us about your load – we’ll need to know what you need to move, where it is and where it’s going.

Get an Instant Estimate

Get a market-rate freight estimate with itemized costs including all permits and third party costs.

Get Matched

Option 1: Book Shipping: instantly lock-in your shipping rate and FR8Star will match you with a qualified carrier.

Option 2: Get Bids: let carriers bid on your load and compare bids before choosing the best carrier for you.

FR8Star Handles It

FR8Star makes shipping your freight easy with automated paperwork and payments, freight management tools to manage your shipments and expert support just a call away!

Reliable heavy equipment transport service

Your equipment is essential to the success of your business. You need your heavy equipment that you purchased shipped to your facility, farm or work site but how do you transport such a large piece of heavy equipment?

With FR8Star of course!

Wonder which truck trailer type is best to transport your heavy equipment? No problem, check out our guide to help determine which truck trailer is right for your heavy equipment hauling.

Access 4,000+ carriers / 50,000+ trucks

Specialized trailers for any heavy equipment type

Heavy Equipment Transport
Find a Flatbed trucking company that is reliable and qualified to handle your freight shipping needs. FR8Star flatbed freight marketplace.

Freight estimates for heavy equipment transport with 100% transparency

Unlike standard truck freight, heavy equipment transport can require oversize load permits, pilot cars and specialized freight carriers with the necessary trailer to haul your equipment.

Find your total freight costs by using our freight cost calculator with a guaranteed fair market rate and all-inclusive pricing including permits for your heavy equipment transport needs.

Free, instant freight estimates before you book or request bids

Full itemization of permits and all third-party costs calculated

Tools to manage every step of your heavy equipment transport

Our time-saving tools for documentation, load management and invoicing take the hassle out of finding truck freight carriers for your heavy equipment transport. Manage all of your loads in one centralized dashboard with insights to keep you in-the-loop every step of the way.

Free budgetary planning tools

Automated paperwork management for Sales Orders, Bill of Lading, Rate Confirmation and Proof of Delivery

Single invoicing for all your specialized freight shipments

Heavy Equipment Transport. Freight shipping made easy with FR8Star.

Anybody that arranges trucking knows that trucking isn’t always dependable. But working with FR8Star is.

Robin Ramsey, Ramsey Machine Service Inc.

You go online you push a couple buttons and boom, they give you an estimate. If ever someone told me that they had to move some freight and asked how they could do that, I would say FR8Star.

Terry Lane, Reliant Gases

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Studebaker Water Truck

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RGN Trailer



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Flatbed Trailer


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