Finding heavy heavy haul and oversized loads in Delaware has never been easier. VeriTread offers the most USA and Canadian shipper direct freight on our load board than anyone else. We have hundreds of open deck loads including flatbed, step deck, lowboy, and RGN.
We work with thousands of shippers every month needing oversize load transport, heavy equipment hauling, farm equipment transport, hot shot trucking, partial load shipping, drive away services, specialized heavy haul transport, and more. VeriTread will bring you thousands of opportunities to build a national or local customer base, encourage repeat business, and increase your overall efficiency
When you use VeriTread’s load board for oversize loads, you get access to the information you need to make the best decisions for your business. Our patented technology gives integrated dimensions, machinery weights, direct communication with shippers, trailer and permit requirements. This creates a more predictable carrier experience by clearly identifying all of the industry secrets and insider knowledge required to efficiently transport large items.
DOT & Delaware State Heavy Oversize Permit Information
PERMITS: Permits are valid for five days.
OPERATING TIME: Travel permitted sunrise to sunset including Saturday and Sunday.
RESTRICTED TRAVEL: No travel on New Years, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Movement is to stop 12:00 noon the day before a holiday and can begin after 9:00 noon the day after the holiday. Ask the Permit Office to verify, as these may change from year to year.
PLEASE TAKE NOTE. VeriTread is not a permit service nor do we answer permit and escort requirements. States are constantly changing their rules and regulations, so always read your permits and provision sheets carefully. Due to these changes, VeriTread can not guarantee the accuracy of the provided information. Please use the link to the state's official DOT page to verify all oversize and over dimensional permitting information with your respective state.
Interstate and Designated Highways – 53′ semi-trailers. 70′ poles, steel, etc. including 5′ rear overhang are legal. Shall not extend more than 10′ beyond rear.
8′-6″ (8′ on non-designated)
13′ -6″ (13′ non-designated)
Steer – 20,000
Single – 20,000
Tandem – 34,000
Tridem – 42,000
ROUTINE PERMIT LIMITS:
Single – 20,000
Tandem – 46,000
Tridem – 69,000
5 Axles – depends on spacings
6, 7, 8 axles – 120,000
90′ or over – one rear escort
100′ or over – two escorts
120’ – two escorts & State Police.
Overhang: Over 15′ – one escort unless permit specifies otherwise.
Over 13′ – one escort
Over 14′ – two escorts
Over 15′ – two escorts & State Police.
15′ – two escorts
17′-6″ and over – two escorts & State Police
15′ high and over, must have route survey
Weight: Over 120,000 pounds – two escorts & State Police & Bridge Survey
SIGNS, FLAGS & LIGHTS:
Warning signs are required for all oversize movements. “Oversize Load” signs are to be displayed on all vehicles and loads exceeding legal width, length or rear overhang. Flags are required at the extremities on all over width loads. On loads with rear overhang in excess of 4′, one flag is required at the extreme rear of the load if it is 2′ wide or less at that point; 2 flags required if it is over 2′ wide.
VeriTread has you covered with oversize, overweight, and specialized loads
If you’re an open deck transport provider, you’re well aware that you need to look for a special type of load to haul. VeriTread’s load board has everything from Lowboy & RGN to flatbed freight that you won’t find anywhere else. We go the extra mile, with advanced search and filter capabilities that instantly connect you with the best paying freight in the industry. Login or Sign Up and let VeriTread help you grow your business and take the headache out of heavy haul.