Bucket truck escort services do more than just guide your overheight or overwidth load down the road, their high load specialists pre-plan to guarantee the most efficient logistics, safe and obstacle-free route tailored to meet the specific needs of your freight. Why should you use a bucket truck escort service to transport oversize loads? Here at Kenco, we work out all the transport details to ensure seamless delivery of oversize loads on time. The list below outlines how we achieve this for each of our nationwide transports.
Did you know that there are regulations with regards to the transport of an oversize load? These rules can vary by location. Bucket truck escort companies work with local authorities in order to comply with all city and state ordinances for the transport of super loads.Preparation
Bucket truck drivers and operators don’t just show up for work the day of and follow a path from point A to point B, they work diligently to prepare the route beforehand to make sure travel will be efficient and safe for the cargo. This is achieved by picking the best course with the least amount of obstacles for the specific size of the load, as well as adjusting utility lines and removing traffic signals and road signs before the load arrives, for a smooth ride along the planned journey.
Bucket truck technicians participate in constant communication, while en route, with everyone they are working with. To ensure the safety of your high load, entrusting the travel arrangements and team communication to the high load experts of a bucket truck escort company provides the peace of mind that your load is secure and will transition from its starting point to its final destination with ease.
The work is not over after the freight has safely reached its destination. Once the load is received, bucket truck escorts retrace their steps back through the route, tightening any lines loosened and putting back any traffic signals and road signs that may have temporarily been removed in order for the load to move through.
Transportation of oversize loads may seem like an oversize task, but you don’t have to go it alone. It’s the attention to detail that makes using a bucket truck escort so vital to the role of superload travel. If you need help moving your next high load and want the assurance of compliance, safety, and efficiency when your haul is on the move, contact our high load experts. We look forward to speaking with you!