Heavy Equipment Transport - Specialized Equipment Shipping | FR8Star

Heavy Equipment Transport

How FR8Star Works

Shipping Details

Tell us about your freight — Provide details about what you need shipped, where it is and where it’s going.

Instant Rate

Get an instant freight rate based on live market data including all permits and third-party costs.

Carrier Match

Book instantly and we’ll match you with a qualified carrier. Or get bids and decide for yourself.

Peace of Mind

You get freight management tools, automated paperwork and payments with expert support just a call away!

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John Deere 3020

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It was just a click to register and the whole process was very simple. Everything was explained well and done very timely with FR8star. Overall, it was an excellent experience.

– Jerrold Parker, Deadwood Ranch

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

Reliable heavy equipment transport service

Your equipment is essential to the success of your business. You need the 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!

  • 5,000+ carriers / 50,000+ trucks available
  • Specialized flatbed transport companies specific to your truck freight
Heavy Equipment Transport. Reliable shipping services for heavy equipment transport. Calculate freight rate instantly including permits. Access to qualified carriers competing to haul your heavy equipment.
Machinery transport made easy with FR8Star - a marketplace connecting shippers with reliable machinery transport companies.

Freight rates 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 free freight cost calculator with a guaranteed fair market rate and all-inclusive pricing including permits for your heavy equipment transport needs.

  • Itemization of permits and all third-party costs
  •  Equipment shipping companies competing for your business

Easily manage your heavy equipment shipments

Our time-saving tools and automation take the hassle out of finding the right flatbed trucking company, including oversize trucking companies to haul your equipment, machinery and other heavy haul freight.

  • Automated paperwork management for Sales Orders, Bill of Landing
  • Rate Confirmation and Proof of Delivery
  • Single invoicing for all your specialized trucking shipments
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Latest News

Two of the major advantages digitization brings to the transportation and logistics industries are, of course, instantly matching loads with trucks and eliminating wasteful paper processes…
FR8Star has a new Price Lock feature that allows shippers to instantly obtain a guaranteed fair market rate and immediately book freight for legal and permitted flatbed…

10x Your Logistics Team in Seconds

Our team of specialized equipment transport experts is standing by to help you plan, book and fulfill your next load.