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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.

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DOT & New Mexico State Heavy Oversize Permit Information

PERMITS: New Mexico oversize permits are valid for five days. New Mexico permits can also be purchased at Ports of Entry provided the size of the load does not require a bridge check or route survey.
OPERATING TIME: 1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset, Monday through Saturday. If overweight only, continuous travel is allowed. Continuous travel is allowed if not exceeding 10′ wide, 14′-6″ high, 120′ long and/or 140,000 lbs.
RESTRICTED TRAVEL: Movement prohibited between the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the municipalities of Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Espanola. In Santa Fe, movement is also prohibited between the hours of 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., except for SR599. Curfew times do not apply to I-25 through Santa Fe, but they do apply on Interstates in Albuquerque. No movement is allowed when any weather condition restricts visibility to less than 1000′, or when wind speed is 25 miles per hour or more. No travel on major holidays. Closure may start at noon on the day before Holiday.

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.

LEGAL DIMENSIONS:

Length:

57′-6″ trailer on designated highways
65′ overall length on all other roads
Overhang: 7′ rear

Width:

8′-6″

Height:

14′

Weight:

80,000 Gross
Single – 21,600
Tandem – 34,320 10′ Spread – 39,000
Tridem – Depends on spacings

ROUTINE PERMIT LIMITS:

Length:

Depends on routes.

Width:

Depends on routes.

Height:

Depends on routes. 15′-6″ needs a route survey; 18′ needs utility surveys and clearance from municipal and local authorities.

Weight:

Gross Weight
5 axles – 105,000
6 axles – 119,000
7 axles – 127,000
Single – 23,000 on Interstate, 18,000 – 20,000 all other roads, depending on spacings
Tandem – 46,000
Tridem – 60,000
Quad – 68,000

ESCORTS:

Length:

Over 90′ – one escort
Over 110′ – two escorts

Width:

Over 14′ – 1 escort (a few routes require an escort for over 12′ wide)
Over 20′ – also needs police escort and flagman

Height:

Over 16′ – one escort and route survey (some routes may require route survey for lower heights)

SIGNS, FLAGS & LIGHTS:

“Oversize Load” or “Wide Load” signs required on front of towing unit and on rear of load for any oversize, overweight or overweight only load. Red flags at least 12″ square must be affixed to front right and left sides of towing unit and to each corner of the load. Towing vehicles pulling oversize loads that exceed 12′ wide may display an amber rotating flashing beacon atop the cab.

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