Post Tagged with: "Heavy Equipment Shipping"

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 5

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 5

It’s week five of our “The Shipping Price is Right!” contest on Facebook! How much did it cost to ship this rough terrain crane from Houston, TX to Jacksonville, FL using uShip? The answer is $8,497.  Here’s the shipment listing. Congrats to this week’s winner! This heavy haul shipment traveled nearly…Read more

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 4

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 4

It’s week four of our “The Shipping Price is Right!” contest on Facebook! How much did it cost to ship this John Deere Commercial Lawn Mower from Morrilton, AR to Shirleysburg, PA to Hendersonville, TN on uShip? The answer is $300.  Here’s the shipment listing. Congrats to this week’s winner! This…Read more

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 3

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 3

It’s week three of our “The Shipping Price is Right!” contest on Facebook! How much did it cost to ship this Link-Belt Hydraulic Excavator from Morrilton, AR to Eighty Four, PA? The answer is $3,614.  Here’s the shipment listing. Congrats to this week’s winner! This shipment covered a distance of 927…Read more

No Picassos at this Auction

No Picassos at this Auction

Picture this: a 200-acre auction site surrounded by freeways, palm trees and orange groves, filled with 8,200 heavy equipment items and trucks—US$172 million worth—lined up in perfectly straight rows. In five days it will all be sold. In a couple of weeks it will all be gone: loaded onto trucks…Read more

How To Ship a Mack Truck on a Sailboat

How To Ship a Mack Truck on a Sailboat

Do you ever have to move a Mack Truck across a lake, but just don’t have the time to get a cargo ship?  Well If you have a small sailboat, you’re in luck. The folks over at autoblog found this video for the do-it-yourself-ers out there, and we just had…Read more

Congratulations to Our Partner Ritchie Bros.

Congratulations to Our Partner Ritchie Bros.

uShip congratulates our partner Ritchie Bros. Auctions for their great year in 2009. Ritchie Bros., the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, sold $3.5 billion of equipment around the world in 2009. They set a record of nearly $830 million of equipment sold to online bidders, as well as records of lots sold and bidder registration….Read more

Heavy Equipment Shipping Tips

Heavy Equipment Shipping Tips

Shipping the hardware needed for mining, farming and construction can be a major issue for these industries. The massive machines needed are often very heavy and extremely valuable, so the issue of transporting them must be taken into consideration whenever buying, selling or moving theequipment. Load Specifications Industrial machinery can…Read more

Heavy Equipment Category Added to uShip.com

Heavy Equipment Category Added to uShip.com

Due to a rapid growth in heavy haul listings, uShip.com has created a new category exclusively for heavy equipment. The new category makes it easier than ever for uShip Transportation Service Providers to find and bid on heavy hauls and helps shipping customers find specialized heavy equipment transporters that are qualified to handle their…Read more