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Construction Equipment Transport Services Near You

Real-time tracking, background checked, insured haulers are ready to support the last mile hauling for any project.

Construction is often a highly time-sensitive task that requires advanced planning and logistics. When equipment unexpectedly breaks, or new equipment is required, it can cause a headache for those working on the job site. 

You don’t want to waste time shipping construction equipment from a factory to your job site before continuing operations. That’s where FERO’s construction equipment transport services come in handy. 

We’re going to share why small vehicle equipment transport services are a lifesaver in the construction industry. We will overview the types of vehicles FERO haulers use to make last-mile equipment deliveries and common types of construction equipment we deliver for our clients.

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Overview of Suitable Vehicles

Fero Pickup Truck

Pickups

Payload Capacity: Pickup trucks offer varying payload capacities depending on their size and model, typically up to 4,500 lbs

Versatility: Equipped with open beds, pickup trucks are ideal for transporting smaller construction equipment such as power tools, generators, and smaller machinery.

Maneuverability: Pickup trucks are highly maneuverable, allowing them to navigate through tight spaces and construction sites with ease.

Towing Capacity: Many pickup trucks are also equipped with towing capabilities, enabling them to haul small trailers or additional equipment if needed.

Fero Hotshot Delivery Van

Pickups with Trailers

Cargo Length: A wide range of trailer options are available, ranging from multifaceted trailers sized 12 ft. to 20 ft., all the way to heavy-duty equipment trailers sized 16 ft. to 24 ft.

Towing Capacity: Fero trailer options can haul loads up to 7,000 pounds. 

Equipment & Materials: With multiple trailer types, orders can be placed for nearly any type of equipment or material needs, including items like skid steers, forklifts, boom lifts, lumber, piping, brick, etc.

Fero Flatbed Hotshot Truck

Flatbeds

Load Capacity: Small flatbed trailers typically have load capacities of up to 6,000 lbs, making them suitable for transporting construction equipment.

Versatility: Flatbed trailers provide an open platform for transporting bulky or irregularly shaped equipment, such as construction materials, small machinery, or landscaping supplies.

Stability: Equipped with sturdy frames and axles, small flatbed trailers offer stability and support for transporting loads over various terrains.

Maneuverability: Despite their size, small flatbed trailers are designed for easy towing and maneuverability, allowing them to navigate congested urban areas or construction sites efficiently.

Fero Hotshot Delivery Van

Cargo Vans

Payload Capacity: Cargo vans offer various payload capacities, typically up to 1,500 lbs.

Interior Space: Cargo vans provide ample interior space for transporting large construction equipment such as ladders, power saws, and building materials.

Security: Cargo vans often come with locking systems and enclosed cargo areas, ensuring the safety and security of transported equipment.

Accessibility: With rear and side doors, cargo vans offer convenient access to equipment, facilitating efficient loading and unloading processes.

Customization Options: Cargo vans can be customized with shelving, racks, and tie-downs to optimize storage space and secure equipment during transit.

All vehicles have GVWR under 26,000lb

Types of Construction Equipment Suitable for Small Vehicle Transport

Power Tools

Compact and lightweight, power tools are easily transported in small vehicles such as pickup trucks or cargo vans. They are essential for various construction tasks such as drilling, cutting, and fastening.

Examples: Drills, circular saws, nail guns, power sanders, etc.

Small Generators

Portable generators are commonly used in construction sites to provide temporary power supply. These generators are compact and can be easily loaded onto pickup trucks or transported in cargo vans.

Compact Machinery

Compact machinery is designed for versatility and maneuverability in tight spaces. While larger equipment may require specialized transportation, smaller models can be transported on small flatbed trailers pulled by pickup trucks or other suitable vehicles.

Examples: Mini excavators, compact loaders, skid steer loaders, etc.

Construction Materials

Various construction materials can be transported in small vehicles equipped with cargo space. Cargo vans are particularly suitable for transporting construction materials due to their enclosed cargo areas and ample storage capacity.

Examples: Lumber, piping, drywall sheets, landscaping materials, etc.

Handheld Equipment

Handheld equipment is lightweight and portable, making it easy to transport in small vehicles. These tools are essential for performing precise and detailed tasks on construction sites.

Examples: Handheld saws, drills, grinders, etc.

How Construction Equipment Transport Works With FERO

Designed to be simple and straight to the point, the FERO experience makes scheduling the delivery of small-medium parcels the easiest part of your day.

Step 1

Input your pick-up and drop-off locations, enter load details, select a vehicle type, and confirm.

Step 2

Delivery request is matched and accepted by a nearby hauler based on load requirements.

Step 3

Hauler arrives at the pick-up location, secures the load, uploads photos, and travels to the drop-off location (all while providing real-time tracking to both shippers and receiving partners).

Step 4

Rate your experience and review receipt details within the app.

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Advantages of Using FERO for Equipment Transport

Equipment and material deliveries are made simple with FERO.

Accelerate Delivery Times

Our equipment transport solutions are crafted to simplify your experience. Expedite delivery timelines by leveraging our on-demand delivery options. With FERO, simply input your load specifics and verify shipment using the FERO app. Your load will be swiftly matched, and a nearby hauler will accept the shipment and handle the delivery process.

Increase Productivity

We transport construction equipment efficiently, so your construction crew can get back to work in no time. Our equipment transport services are designed to boost productivity and ensure no time is wasted waiting for necessary equipment.

Real-Time Load Tracking

With real-time load tracking you can monitor the waiting, loading/unloading, and arrival times of your hauler. FERO haulers load, secure take photos, unload, and capture receiver signatures — giving you peace of mind your equipment has been delivered safely and on schedule.

Reduce Operating Costs

In the conventional setup, contractors and suppliers contend with steep operational expenditures such as fuel, vehicle maintenance, insurance, employee benefits, and other miscellaneous costs. FERO introduces an innovative hauling solution aimed at eliminating these operational burdens. Our cost-effective pricing structure streamlines equipment transportation, effectively slashing operational expenses for your business.

Offset Labor Shortages

With FERO’s pool of haulers, there’s no need to concern yourself with transporting construction equipment safely or recruiting full-time staff for shipping tasks in your business. Amidst the prevailing labor scarcity in the transportation and construction sectors, FERO offers a dependable, on-demand solution staffed by trustworthy professionals. Equipment transportation is our expertise.

Each of our haulers’ personal vehicles undergoes an extensive 18-point inspection. These contractors are mandated to possess auto liability insurance, while FERO maintains cargo and commercial liability policies alongside its haulers’ coverage policy.

Increase Delivery ROI

Looking for the best equipment shipping solutions? FERO’s on-demand equipment delivery services assist professionals in the equipment rental and construction sectors in enhancing their ROI. Our economical solution renders last-minute equipment shipping both affordable and effective.

In instances where vital equipment malfunctions or construction materials unexpectedly deplete, workflow interruptions or production halts occur. While machinery shipping services offer initial assistance, last-mile haulers guarantee the safe and timely delivery of your equipment.

Schedule a Load

Download our app on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. Streamline your construction operations with FERO’s on-demand hotshot delivery today.

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Shipper Benefits

Real-Time Tracking

Accelerate Delivery Times

Offset Labor Shortages

Elevate Customer Experience

Increase Delivery ROI

Reduce Operating Cost

Shipper Testimonials

As a commercial homebuilder, I spend most of my day driving from job site to job site checking on crews, and dropping off materials. Fero has increased our efficiency, keeping crews onsite finishing projects.

Paul - Freedom Work Construction

Receiving deliveries on job sites has always been a struggle, suppliers that cannot give an accurate delivery time makes finding a crew member when an unexpected delivery arrives frustrating. Fero has solved this problem with its real-time tracking and push notifications features.

Dave - Commercial Mechanical Contractor

Last minute deliveries are a daily occurrence in the construction rental business, using Fero has increased my ability to get our equipment to customers faster without overwhelming our internal resources.

Michelle- Equipment Rental Business

Hauler Benefits

Flexible Schedule

Haul Products, Not People

Earn $75-$150/Hr*

Weekly Vendor Payments

Flexible Schedule

Haul Products, Not People

Earn $75-$150/Hr*

Weekly Vendor Payments

Hauler Testimonials

I was a logistic specialist in the Army hauling freight. Fero has help me transition into the civilian workforce while allowing me to work in an active environment like I did during my service career.

Sgt. M. Olsen - US Army Retired

I worked construction most of my adult life, and now retired, Fero gives me the opportunity to make great money while still being a part of the trade I dedicated my life to.

Mike N

Hauling with Fero, I am earning more per hour than my other job. The flexible schedule is also a major plus.

Zane W

Construction Equipment Transport Services Near You

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Hauler F.A.Q.

How much can I earn?

Hauler’s average $75 to $150 per hour based on vehicle types.

Shipper F.A.Q.

Who are Fero haulers?

Haulers are independent contractors who use privately owned vehicles to transport items.