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

129,000 lbs on certain sections of the Interstate System, subject to the state bridge formula*


*State bridge formula is W = 500 (LxN/N-A + 12N + 36) where L is the distance between the first and last axle and N is the number of axles in the group.


Single Axle

20,000 lbs


Tandem Axle

34,000 lbs


Other State Provisions & Exemptions

  • Weight should not exceed 600 lbs per inch of tire width on the Interstate System and select other roadways.
  • 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 Dakota DOT website for current information.

DOT & State Weight Limits

Heavy Haul Loads in South Dakota

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

John Deere 6175R

From: Aberdeen, SD 57401

To: Traverse City, MI 49685

Dimensions: 16’6″ L x 8’4″ W x 10’6″ H

Weight: 19,610 lbs

Case IH LB434

From: Belle Fourche, SD 57717

To: Greenbush, MN 56726

Dimensions: 24’9″ L x 9’9″ W x 10’7″ H

Weight: 24,030 lbs

Komatsu D61PX-24

From: Jackson, TN 38301

To: Winner, SD, 57580

Dimensions: 18’0″ L x 9’10” W x 10’5″ H

Weight: 40,100 lbs

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