• Does your Business need Heavy Haulage?

    LEE’S TRANSPORT

  • Does your Business need Heavy Haulage?

    LEE’S TRANSPORT

  • Does your Business need Heavy Haulage?

    LEE’S TRANSPORT

  • Does your Business need Heavy Haulage?

    LEE’S TRANSPORT

  • Does your Business need Heavy Haulage?

    LEE’S TRANSPORT

  • Does your Business need Heavy Haulage?

    LEE’S TRANSPORT

Does your Business need Heavy Haulage?

Many Western Australian businesses are challenged by the need to move large amounts of cargo around the state.

In the mining industry it’s quite common to require heavy haulage – so that companies can move oversized equipment.

However, some commercial companies also require large quantities of equipment, materials and goods to be moved in order to complete business operations, and a few 4×4 trucks simply won’t be enough to haul their significant loads. That’s when it starts to become more cost effective for your business to use a heavy haulage service.

If you’re in a similar situation, you may need a heavy haulage transportation company. Read on to find out what exactly heavy haulage is and whether you require it for your business.

Heavy Haulage Transportation

Heavy haulage companies move large loads from one location to another using trucks and specialised transportation equipment. Businesses often contract these services for these reasons:

  • It is often more economical then buying a vehicle big enough to do the job.
  • It’s more efficient than making multiple trips to locations that are spread out across the state.

A good heavy haulage transportation company will go beyond the mere transportation and delivery of goods and tailor their service to meet the unique needs of a client. Any heavy haulage presents its own set of demands and will require a fair amount of problem solving and project management to complete the job.

Heavy Haulage companies are experienced in this (after all, it’s their bread and butter) and use their expertise to plan it as efficiently as possible to get the best price for their client.

Why you might need it.

Road FreightYou might be wondering whether you have enough product to necessitate a heavy haulage company. That can be a tricky question and really comes down to individual circumstances. If you’re unsure about whether you need the service or not, contact us for some advice.

A good indication that you might need it is if you’re in a business that needs large amounts of product (grain, fertiliser, bulk goods etc.) moved to different locations in a timely and safe manner. It’s an outsourcing service and really assist those that do not have the facilities currently in place to undertake that sort of operation.

But it doesn’t just have to be products like the ones mentioned above. Some people contract heavy haulage services to move equipment, large parts for farming and framing equipment that is unusually big.

To find out whether a haulage service is right for your business is to ask questions – what they haul, how often they run deliveries, what experience they have and what sort of equipment they will use. Make sure you are completely satisfied with their level of service before hiring them – after all, it’s your money.

We hope this has answered your queries about the heavy haulage industry. If you have any more questions, don’t hesitate to give us a call to discuss them.