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Everything You Need for Flat Rack Container Shipping

Moving containers, such as flat rack containers, requires unmatched services from renowned and reputable shipping container movers. Container Transport carefully and extensively plans everything vital for the shipping process, including:

  • Right documentation for shipping flat rack containers
  • Compliance with weight limit regulations regarding moving containers.
  • Waterproof covers and weather-resistant tarps protect your cargo from rain and other unfavorable weather elements.
  • Marked and unmarked tie-downs, such as chains, lashings, and straps that meet DOT and FMCSA regulations.
  • Permits and customs clearance for domestic and international hauling of flat rack containers
  • Cargo lifters, such as top pickers and forklifts, to load and unload the out-of-gauge equipment or cargo.

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Total Flat Rack Container Hauling Services

Your total flat rack container shipping services from Container Transport entails a lot, including:

  • Preparation: Once the client hires us for flat rack container hauling, our logistic specialists start planning. The experts measure the cargo weight and dimensions to ensure they comply with DOT and FMCSA regulations domestically and internationally.
  • Gets the right documentation for the shipment
  • Ebsures the insurance cover is up to date
  • Load the out-of-gauge cargo on the flat rack using top lifts or cranes to place the cargo on the flat rack.
  • Use the best tie-downs for safe and efficient hauling.
  • If the final destination for the cargo is thousands of miles away, we use intermodal transportation.
  • Unload safely at the final destination.

How to Ship a Flat Rack Container Safely

Container Transport is the best for moving containers safely locally and internationally. Our shipping container movers transport flat rack containers safely by:

  • Using the right-sized flat rack,
  • Securing the cargo with the best tie-downs
  • Installing ELDs, GPS, and dash cams on the flat racks
  • Open communication while cargo is in transit.

Our experts ensure your cargo is safe from vandalism, theft, damage, and other logistic security risks. Container Transport is the go-to company for exceptional flat rack container moving services. You get guaranteed safety, efficiency, and reliability when you hire us. We are among the best shipping container movers in the state and country. Call Container Transport for expert flat rack container moving today! 

A better b2b shipping experience

Container Transport offers all business container shipping solutions. Transport your valuable business assets locally, nationwide, or even overseas. As a family-owned business, we understand the importance of ensuring every detail is done correctly. We treat your container move as if it were our own.

24/7 Customer Support

Dedicated 24/7 customer support with one of our 120+ logistics agents ensures your business moves seamlessly, anytime, anywhere.

Customs Clearance

Our B2B freight shipping services include expert customs clearance, ensuring your shipments arrive smoothly and without delay.

Credit line

We offer a credit line with monthly billing statements for easy and stress-free container transport.

Container Trailers

Trailer TypeLength CapactityWidth CapactityHeight CapactityCost Per Mile (over 500 miles)
Flatbed53ft8.5ft8.5ft$2.45
Landoll74ft8.5ft8.5ft$3.75
Lowboy29ft8.5ft8.5ft$3.45
Container Trailer20ft - 40ft8.5ft8.5ft$3.20
Side Lifter20ft - 40ft8.5ft8.5ft$2.85

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Frequently aSKED questions

To get a quote for moving containers, you can call Container Transport or visit our website. Click the get quote tab, usually at the bottom of the home or about us page. Sometimes, the tab is on the menu section. Give details of what you want to ship, in this case, a container. Next, you need to give information on the final destination of your container. Before you get the quote or estimate, submit your personal information, including your name, phone number, and email, to receive your free quotation for moving containers.
Moving containers requires the best trailers that can handle heavy or wide loads. The choice of a suitable trailer depends on the container size, 20 feet or 40 feet, and weight. Our container transport company has numerous types of trailers that handle oversized, heavy, or wide containers. Our logistic agents can recommend lightweight and high-strength chassis trailers because of their outstanding maneuverability, flexibility, and ability to carry 20-foot, 40-foot, and extended containers. We also use flatbed trailers that have adequate strength for container hauling. Another trailer option to hire is the Gooseneck, which can carry light to heavy containers.
Loading a container on a trailer or truck requires specialized equipment or tools. Shipping container movers first ensure the container is in perfect condition, free from damages, holes, or issues that can damage the things inside. Next, the shipping specialists moving the containers ensure the trailer is parked in the best position for proper loading. It should have all the required tie-downs to hold the container securely for safe transportation. Our container transport company uses cargo lifters, such as top pickers, driverless AGVs, forklifts, and cranes, to lift the cargo and properly position it in the trailer for securing and transportation.
Yes, permits are a vital requirement when shipping a container locally or internationally. Some local, state, international, and federal guidelines, regulations, and laws require you to have permits based on the type of goods you are transporting and the final destination of your cargo. As a renowned legitimate transportation company, we navigate the shipping industry and regulations to ensure our clients get all the necessary permits to ship their containers safely without legal issues.
Yes, we have cranes that help us load and offload your container from trailers and other means of transportation. The numerous cranes for loading and unloading include crawler, tower, overhead, floating, and gantry cranes with different applications. Tower cranes are state-of-the-art equipment that can lift containers to and from trailers during intermodal shipping. Overhead cranes help in lifting heavy containers in our shipyards.