Oversized Haulage is one of the most dynamically developing branches of trade. This is not surprising, because the transport of goods and logistics processes are an integral part of the functioning of every manufacturing or trading company. Without everyday transport, it is difficult to imagine the operation of a store or production in a plant. However, apart from traditional transport, oversized transport is becoming more and more common. This is dictated by great technological development and increasingly greater logistic possibilities. What exactly is oversize transport and what are the principles under which it takes place?
What is oversize transport, Oversized Haulage?
Oversized transport and Oversized Haulage, also known as non-standard transport, concerns the transport of loads that, due to their size and weight, are not legally allowed to travel on national or international roads. The permissible parameters are determined by the road traffic law and, according to it, we can talk about oversized transport and haulage when the length of the vehicle with the goods exceeds 16.5 m in total length, 2.5 m in width, 4 m in height, 42 tons of total weight (including the weight of the driver). and fuel).