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

73,280 lbs on non-Interstate highways


Single Axle

20,000 lbs


Tandem Axle

35,200 lbs for vehicles with GVWs of 75,185 lbs and below

36,000 lbs on non-Interstate highways


Other State Provisions & Exemptions

  • Weight should not exceed 10,000 lbs per wheel on a single axle.
  • South Carolina allows for a 10% weight tolerance on non-Interstate highways.
  • 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 South Carolina DOT website for current information.

DOT & State Weight Limits

Heavy Haul Loads in South Carolina

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

Whisper Watt 176KW Generator

From: Inman, SC 29349

To: Watsonville, CA 95076

Dimensions: 17’6″ L x 7’4″ W x 8’5″ H

Weight: 11,085 lbs

Caterpillar CB-334E

From: Wellford, SC 29385

To: Bethel, CT 06801

Dimensions: 10’2″ L x 4’7″ W x 8’5″ H

Weight: 8,686 lbs

Ford 7740SLE

From: Whitewater, WI 53190

To: Iva, SC 29655

Dimensions: 22’6″ L x 6’8″ W x 8’11” H

Weight: 13,000 lbs

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