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


Single Axle

20,000 lbs


Tandem Axle

34,000 lbs


Other State Provisions & Exemptions

  • Combinations hauling divisible loads can have a GVW of up to 131,060 lbs provided they have proper axle distancing and meet the Federal Bridge Formula.
  • Transport companies complying with the Montana/Alberta Memorandum of Understanding are permitted a GVW of up to 137,800 lbs in a B-Train configuration on the I-15 stretch between Shelby, Montana, and the Canadian border.
  • Non-steering axle weight should not exceed 500 lbs per inch of tire width.
  • Vehicles with idle reduction technology are permitted 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 Montana DOT website for current information.

DOT & State Weight Limits

Heavy Haul Loads in Montana

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

Case IH 2388

From: Havre, MT 59501

To: Townsend, MT 59644

Dimensions: 23’7″ L x 11’6″ W x 12’6″ H

Weight: 28,329 lbs

Kawasaki Mule Pro FX Ranch

From: Miles City, MT 59301

To: Coulee City, WA 99115

Dimensions: 11’4″ L x 5’4″ W x 6’8″ H

Weight: 1,863 lbs

Komatsu PC220 LC-6L

From: Central Point, OR 97502

To: Thompson Falls, MT 59873

Dimensions: 32’1″ L x 10’6″ W x 9’6″ H

Weight: 51,765 lbs

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