Moving oversized loads is a challenging task for most haulage companies. More often than not, personnel will spend sleepless nights preparing to move the oversized object. They will need to choose an appropriate route, determine how to load and unload the cargo, secure permits, inform local police and plan for emergencies. This extract analyses the various considerations that should be made when executing heavy haulage.
A few minutes before commencing the trip, mechanics should conduct a final inspection to ensure every vehicle is in excellent condition.