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Everything You Need for Overweight Container Shipping

When you need overweight container shipping services, you need a company that understands the logistics for safe container moving. Container Transport has everything you need for efficient overweight container hauling and on-time delivery. 

Moving overweight containers involves:

  • Getting the required permits for overweight container transportation.
  • Getting the required paperwork.
  • Getting the right trailers.
  • Securing loading and offloading services.

An expert overweight container mover at Container Transport is ready and available to ship your freight today. Get your quote, and let’s get started! 

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for all your container shipping needs

Container Transport has everything you need to move your container safely and have it delivered on time.  

Providing Top Quality Solutions for Overweight Container Moves

Container Transport tackles overweight container moves with professionalism and quality services. Our seasoned team excels in delivering top-quality solutions tailored to the unique challenges of transporting heavy and overweight containers.

With a proven track record of success, we leverage cutting-edge technology and a commitment to efficiency, ensuring your cargo reaches its destination seamlessly. Choose Container Transport for a reliable and efficient solution that takes the weight off your container moves, delivering excellence every step of the way.

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.

Nationwide Overweight Container Transport You Can Rely On

Our seamless logistics solutions guarantee the secure and efficient movement of your heavy containers nationwide. With an expansive nationwide network and cutting-edge technology to ensure real-time cargo tracking, Container Transport ensures timely deliveries without compromising on safety. Trust us for a dependable and cost-effective service that prioritizes the unique needs of your cargo. Your shipments deserve the assurance and reliability that Container Transport consistently delivers.

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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

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.