Cargoes, the size and weight of which exceeds the standard, are referred to as oversized. On the territory of Ukraine the standard cargoes are considered to be the cargoes weighing up to 24 tons, up to 3.1 m in height, with length up to 13.6 m, width up to 2.45 m. The standards of other countries may be different from the Ukrainian. When carrying out international transportation it is necessary to take into account the differences.
In the authorization (governing the carriage) documents the non-standard cargoes are divided into several types: lengthy / heavy / bulky.In terminology of transport logistics companies all loads of this type are referred to as the oversized.
The most serious is considered to be the transportation of:
Transportation Oversized cargo is transported by special transport with the mandatory registration of permits for transportation on a certain track in the traffic police. The vehicle is selected depending on the characteristics of the freight. The lowboys should be used for transporting high cargoes. Heavy cargoes for conservation of the roadbed and even distribution of the cargo weight are transported on the high load capacity multi-axle platforms.
Designation of oversized transportation To inform the road users about oversized transportation we use a special sign — a square (40x40 cm) with diagonally arranged red and white stripes 5 cm wide or special stickers on the vehicle. Particularly complicated freight, the shipping of which requires an adjustment of the transport stream or a temporary driving ban on a certain highway is accompanied by the traffic police.
Route development Availability of equipment and cargo fixing elements does not guarantee a successful transportation of the oversized freight. The smart logistics is of paramount importance. The route development suggests:
Personnel requirements Transportation of oversized cargo is complex and in some cases dangerous procedure. To reduce the risks, it is necessary to observe the rules of transportation process organization and skills of the driver. Here are examples of mandatory requirements: 1. The freight placed on the vehicle shall not:
What data do you need to provide? For a successful transportation of the oversized freight you should specify in the application:
Transportation cost Each oversized cargo requires an individual approach, that’s why it is not possible to specify a fixed price. The price is calculated individually for each cargo, depending on:
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