Shipping medium loads (not too large or too small) effectively to their destination is our priority at Haul it Forward. Remember that we are always “moving it the way you want”. Not just that, we are a freight broker who will help you minimize the cost of shipping small and large loads with our Less-Than-Truck LTL Freight. We have collaborated with several LTL trucking companies to handle the shipping of your small loads.Less-Than-Truckload LTL Freight is a shipping service used instead of (opposite) a full truckload and can be regarded as a partial truckload. The freight loaded in a trucking company will not completely occupy all the truck’s space, thereby giving room for shipping smaller loads. The weight of the load usually ranges from one to five pallets of product to half a truck.Less-Than-Truckload LTL Freight is a cost-effective shipping method as different cargoes are assembled from the warehouse and transported together. So, you’ve got no worries in shipping your large or small, heavy or large, rugged or fragile loads as Haul it Forward Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) Freight department will handle all the necessary shipping. Charges are usually paid only for the space occupied by the cargo and its weight.
Some of them are listed below (but not limited to):
Van: these are trailers that can haul from one pallet (4 feet) to the max of 24 feet for LTL shipment
Vented van: this is similar in size to a van but used in shipping products that do not need to be frozen but cooled by air
Logistical vans: also similar in size to the previous two vans but has straps inside to fasten loads together, usually to prevent movements and damages caused by hitting of loads when shipping from one place to another
Flatbed: these are trailers with 22 feet capacity and have a tarp to cover the loads from harsh weather like rain. No matter the distance and the weather condition, be sure your loads are safe
Step decks: these trailers have 2 decks; the upper one is 11 feet while the lower one is 42 feet, along with a tarp.
LTL freight is for shipping cargo that is extremely large to be delivered by parcel and extremely small to be placed in a full container. The freight is combined in one trucking company with several shipments from various customers with multiple stops.
At times, the trucks can be changed during the journey because the shipping has to go through several terminals. The trucking companies consolidate several LTL shipments in sizeable trucks for shipping to local and regional distributors, where customers end up paying for the capacity occupied by their freight.
For companies or businesses who need to ship goods in smaller batches, Less-Than-Truckload LTL Freight services is an option as it suits them best. You might be wondering about the types of trailers or trucks used for our LTL shipping services.
Haul it Forward experts to ensure that you get affordable (at your best-negotiated rate) rates available from the LTL trucking companies they have provided. Therefore, once you understand the makeup of each truck or trailers, selecting the one that suits your shipping is made easier, and you avoid unnecessary costs.
Welcome to Haul it Forward! Your reliable choice freight broker where we ascertain your shipments of “moving it the way you want”.
At Haul it Forward, we will be your freight broker for small loads to large loads. We aim at providing the best freight services to all our customers.